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Tell us about yourself I am a native New Yorker, born and raised in Queens. Both of my parents have entrepreneurial backgrounds, so I’ve always been interested in business. In undergrad I studied finance and developed an interest in investment banking. I’ve been in finance ever since. Today I work at a middle market private […]

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Can you tell us what you thought of your experience at the Apollo Theater?    It was over the top great! It’s almost as if when you stand on that stage where all the greats have performed and shared their love with those lucky enough to grace the seats of history, you take on their energy and become more […]

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What is your favorite Apollo memory? My first time at the Dining with the Divas luncheon in 2015. I walked in, and I was totally struck by the energy of having over 300 amazing women who were open, friendly, dynamic, dressed to impress, and looked like me. Those moments are rare. I really felt like […]

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Tell us a bit about yourself.I was born in Detroit (Motown!) and raised in Ann Arbor, MI. I left the Midwest and moved to the East Coast to attend Princeton University where I was pre-med and majored in psychology. After graduating, I moved to New York to attend NYU School of Medicine. I completed my […]

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The Apollo Theater Education Program extends the Apollo’s commitment to its community offering programs, curriculum materials, tours and workshops for schools; career development for teens and adults; and discussions and lectures for the public that highlight the history of the Apollo and its impact on American art, culture, and entertainment. Fifty years after the release […]

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What is your favorite Apollo memory? Harry: My favorite Apollo memory is actually my first. I attended a fundraiser for President Barack Obama, which featured performances by Lin Manuel Miranda, Al Green and India Arie. President Obama actually sang “Let’s Stay Together,” and it was certainly an iconic moment. It was also amazing to see the […]

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Avery Sunshine is an American soul, R&B, and gospel singer whose #1 hit single “Call My Name” from her album The Sunroom was awarded ASCAP’s “Rhythm and Soul Song of the Year 2016” award. Avery has opened for Babyface at Madison Square Garden, performed for Smokey Robinson at his Rock ‘N Roll Hall of Fame […]

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Tell us a bit about yourself. My name is Errol Pierre. I am a 1st generation American. Both of my parents grew up in Haiti and moved to America in the 1970’s. I grew up in Spring Valley, New York; a town 30 minutes outside of the city. I love to travel and have visited […]

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Tell us a bit about yourself. I grew up in Hempstead, Long Island, but currently reside in Central Harlem. I’m an Equity actor, I have my own production company called Take Each Moment, and through it, I produce a bi-weekly open mic series in Hell’s Kitchen called The Darker the Berry . Three years ago, […]

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