Harlem’s Apollo Theater Launches New Commissioning Initiative Dedicated To Diverse Artists

The Apollo Theater announced today its first multi-work commissioning initiative dedicated to the creation of a diverse, 21st-century American performing arts canon, Apollo New Works. Continue Reading →

National Tour And Encore Engagement Of Apollo’s Staged Adaptation Of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ And More

The Apollo Theater today announced details of its 2019 fall season, featuring a myriad of music, dance, and theater performances and film screenings that expand the nonprofit theater’s role as a partner, commissioner, and co-producer of programming that articulates African American narratives. Continue Reading →

Love Is In The Air, Harlem’s Juelz Santana Proposes To Girlfriend At The Apollo Theater

The Grio reports that Harlem’s Juelz Santana and his longtime girlfriend Kimbella Vanderhee have been dating on-and-off for nearly a decade.

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“Say It Loud – I’m Black And I’m Proud At 50,” At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

The Apollo Theater today announced special guests and additional programming for Say It Loud – I’m Black and I’m Proud at 50, a one-night-only concert produced by the Apollo Theater and curated by musical director and multi-Grammy Award winner Christian McBride. Continue Reading →

Apollo Hosts A Conversation With Black Panther Star Chadwick Boseman And Ta-Nehisi Coates

As Black Panther continues to land rapturous praise and smash box office records in its opening days, the Apollo Theater in collaboration with The Atlantic will present a discussion about the film with its star Chadwick Boseman in conversation with The Atlantic’s national correspondent and author Ta-Nehisi Coates (pictured). Continue Reading →