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  • Apollo in the Classroom: Rhythm and Blues
    Tue, Jan 25 | 5:00 PM EST
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    Tue, Jan 25 | 5:00 PM EST
    Tue, Jan 25 | 5:00 PM EST

    Apollo in the Classroom: Rhythm and Blues

    Apollo in the Classroom is designed to help teachers use entertainment genres as entry points for exploring social and historical time periods while amplifying marginalized voices and perspectives through classroom curricula. Register today for the R&B edition of Apollo in the Classroom on January 25th!

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  • Deep River: Black Currents in Classical Music
    Thu, Feb 3 | 7:00 PM EST
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    Thu, Feb 3 | 7:00 PM EST
    Thu, Feb 3 | 7:00 PM EST

    Deep River: Black Currents in Classical Music

    Join us on February 3 for an exploration of Black Composers, conductors and musicians in classical music with Dr. Howard Watkins, renowned pianist and Assistant Conductor at the Metropolitan Opera.

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  • Amateur Night at the Apollo Season Opener
    Wed, Feb 16 | 7:30 PM EST
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    Wed, Feb 16 | 7:30 PM EST
    Wed, Feb 16 | 7:30 PM EST

    Amateur Night at the Apollo Season Opener

    After nearly two years of being dark, the classic competition returns on February 16th to shed light on the careers of a whole new roster of stars. Be a part of the notoriously “tough” audience in an interactive, family-friendly evening unlike any other.

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The Apollo is a non-profit multidisciplinary commissioner and presenter. We are a catalyst for new artists, audiences, and creative workforce; and partner in the projection of the African American narrative and its role in the development of American and global culture.

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The Apollo Historic tour provides patrons with the opportunity to visit our historic theater and explore the legendary history of the Apollo with the behind-the-scenes access to the place “Where Stars are Born and Legends are Made!”.

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Winter/Spring 2022 Season

The Apollo presents a season of signature programs, audience favorites, and thrilling new works by artists who are pushing the boundaries of their art forms while expanding the cannon of African American works. At the intersection of artistry and activism, these insightful and timely presentations honor our storied past, examine our present, and look ahead to our bold future.

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We’re still here. Read our response to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), our safety policies, and how we’re in keeping the health and well-being of our audience, artists, community, visitors and staff our top priority.

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With 1,500 seats, state-of-the-art capacities and sound system and an extensive roster of support services, The Apollo Theater is an ideal venue for performances, fashion shows, television and photo shoots and more.

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Victoria Theater

The opening of the theaters at the Victoria will enable The Apollo Theater to continue to expand our work in a number of ways, notably our education, family, and community programming.

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Programs

The Apollo’s artistic vision and performance programs celebrate and re-envision our legacy in a contemporary context, creating forums and support for emerging artists and creatives while commissioning and presenting cutting edge, multi-disciplinary work for a broad range of culturally diverse audiences.

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Programs

The Apollo’s artistic vision and performance programs celebrate and re-envision our legacy in a contemporary context, creating forums and support for emerging artists and creatives while commissioning and presenting cutting edge, multi-disciplinary work for a broad range of culturally diverse audiences.

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Education

The Apollo Theater Education Programs extend the Apollo’s commitment to enhancing the life of the community.

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Education

The Apollo Theater Education Programs extend the Apollo’s commitment to enhancing the life of the community.

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The Apollo Online Gift Shop is open 24/7. Shop apparel, memorabilia, face masks and more.

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The Apollo Online Gift Shop is open 24/7. Shop apparel, memorabilia, face masks and more.

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