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Apollo Theater Celebrates Harlem Week 2020
August 19 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
August 19, 2020 / 5 - 8pm ET
Apollo Digital Stage
HARLEM WEEK & Apollo Theater Dance Party
Featuring DJ Hard Hittin’ Harry
Wednesday, August 19th 5 - 7pm ET
Shake up your mid-week happy hour and hit the virtual dance floor with Apollo Music Café’s very own DJ Hard Hittin’ Harry as he spins your favorite mix of house, hip-hop, and R&B.
APOLLO NEW WORKS IN CONVERSATION
Featuring Kamilah Forbes, Ebony Noelle Golden, and Kamau Ware
Wednesday, August 19th 7 - 8pm ET
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.
About Apollo Music Café:
The Apollo Music Café series showcases independent and emerging artists across a myriad of genres (R&B, hip hop, soul, jazz, pop, funk, and rock) through intimate concerts both online and on the Apollo Theater Soundstage.
About HARLEM WEEK:
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.