Mieka Dovey

Mieka Dovey is a child of the world.  She was born in Denmark, raised in Virginia and now lives in New York City.   Mieka is a singer, songwriter, actress and dancer.  Her musical influences are Prince, Minnie Ripperton and Teena Marie.   When asked about upcoming projects, Mieka says that she is currently on tour with her band.  She is extremely excited about performing at the world famous Apollo Theater where stars are born and legends are made.

 

CURRENT STANDING
Contestant at October 5 Amateur Night.

AFRO LATIN JAZZ SUITE

The Apollo Theater commissions this new work by Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra with special guests Cafe, Freddy “Huevito” Lobaton, Rudresh Manhanthappa along with Randy Weston, Billy Harper and Lewis Nash that also recasts Chico O’Farrill’s  jazz masterpiece Afro Cuban Jazz Suite 65 years later. MORE>> 

 

80th Birthday

Hosted by Wayne Brady, this blow-out bash features special tribute performances by Gladys Knight, Smokey Robinson, Natalie Cole, The Isley Brothers and more.  On June 10 the Spring Gala will celebrate eight decades of artistic brilliance developed on the Apollo stage. MORE>>

 



The Apollo's 2013-2014 season is made possible by lead support from Citi, the Coca-Cola Company, Troy and Keisha Dixon, Folonari Wines and Cavicchioli 1928, the Ford Foundation Fund for Global Programs, the Hearst Foundations, Robert K. Kraft, The Parsons Family Foundation, the Ronald O. Perelman Family Foundation, JoAnn Price, Rockefeller Cultural Innovation Fund, The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation, Earl W. and Amanda Stafford, Time Warner Inc., the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone, the Reginald Van Lee New Works Fund, the Apollo Board of Directors and many other generous donors.
 
Lead annual support is also provided by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.