Music Under the Marquee

Kickstart your summer and join the Apollo, Make Music New York,  the Festival of New York and WBAI for an afternoon of music under the Apollo’s iconic marquee. Hosts MamaSoul…

Uptown Hall: <br>MLK, Activism, and the Arts Broadcast

For more than eight decades, the Apollo has served as a gathering place and convener for local community residents as well as people from across New York City. That tradition…

Resistance and Healing: Engaging The Ring Shout

The ring shout is the oldest known African American performance tradition surviving on the North American continent. A fusion of call-and-response singing, percussion, and expressive and formalized movement, it has…

Kuzaliwa: A Harlem Walking Tour with Black Gotham Experience

Derived from the Swahili word meaning “birth,” Kuzaliwa is a suite of creative works by Kamau Ware and the Black Gotham Experience that reflect upon the legacies of the Harlem…

Healing, Joy and Liberation: Mental Health and the Arts

Artistic and creative practices have long been thought to have positive effects on mental health and wellness, transmuting traumatic feelings and their effects into opportunities for introspection, creation, and celebration…

Community Meet Up: Young Changemakers

Apollo Young Producers present In Service: Young Changemakers   The Apollo Young Producers are a dynamic group of alumni from the Apollo’s high school and college programs that curate a…

Dining with the Divas 2022

Dining with the Divas is a unique event that highlights extraordinary women from various industries who serve as role models and mentors. This special luncheon attracts more than 350 guests…

The Gathering:<br>A Collective Sonic Ring Shout

First practiced by enslaved Africans in the Caribbean and in the United States, a Shout (or Ring Shout) is an ecstatic, transcendent ritual in which worshipers move in a circle…

Canceled:<br>Uptown Hall: <br>MLK, Activism, and the Arts

Update: Out of an abundance of caution for our guests, performers and audience during the current COVID-19 surge, the in-person Uptown Hall: MLK, Activism and the Arts event on January…

Harlem Entrepreneurial MicroGrant Initiative

Application Open Until MArch 31 The Apollo, in partnership with BET and 125th Street Business Improvement District (BID), is pleased to present the return of the Harlem Entrepreneurial Micro-Grant Initiative…