In Conversation

In Conversation: Apollo Theater Celebrates Harlem Week 2020

Featuring Kamilah Forbes, Ebony Noelle Golden, and Kamau Ware

Even in uncertainty, the Apollo Theater has remained a beacon for creativity, communion, and healing through artistic expression in the Harlem community. Join the Apollo’s Executive Producer, Kamilah Forbes as she speaks with two members of the inaugural Apollo New Works cohort – artist, scholar, and culture strategist, Ebony Noelle Golden and visual storyteller and founder of Black Gotham Experience Kamau Ware. Together, they’ll discuss their artistic inspirations, upcoming Harlem Renaissance-inspired Apollo New Works projects, and how they’ve maintained their creativity throughout these turbulent times, as part of this year’s virtual HARLEM WEEK festival.

HARLEM WEEK is an annual festival that celebrates one of the world’s most culturally rich neighborhoods with conferences, seminars, music, food, and more. This year’s digital HARLEM WEEK brings the culture, history, resilience and strength of Harlem to the world.​