The Apollo Theater, located at West 125th St near Frederick Douglass Boulevard.

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The Apollo Theater, located at West St near Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Harlem

Wicked Musical at the Apollo Victoria Theatre... Been there, done that!!!!... And I would do it again... and again, and again!

Wicked Musical at the Apollo Victoria Theatre - loved seeing this with my mum and husband!

Duke Ellington performed regularly here, and Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday both launched their careers at the venue’s amateur night. You can say that the Apollo Theater was the ‘Motown’ before Motown. Today, the theater stands as an artifact on the bustling 125th street.

Black History Month: Scenes From The Harlem Renaissance

The Apollo Theater is one of Harlem and America's most iconic cultural institutions. It was one of the first theaters in New York and the country to have full integrated audiences  and employ African Americans/Latinos both onstage and backstage, and plays a central role in the development of  American music. http://www.apollotheater.org/about/history. A #PreserveNY candidate.

the Apollo probably exerted a greater influence upon popular culture than any other entertainment venue in the world. For blacks it was the most important cultural institution–not just the.

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James Taylor Live: Apollo Theater, New York, 6-16-2015

James Taylor Live: Apollo Theater, New York, 6-16-2015

Sarah Vaughan plays the piano as Duke Ellington and Billy Eckstine look on, circa 1950. The Newark, NJ-born Ms. Vaughan studied piano as a child and went on to win first prize at the Apollo Theater’s famous Amateur Night competition. Billy Eckstine was in the audience that night and before long, Ms. Vaughan would sing with Mr. Eckstine in his band. Her recording of “The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 1 and 2,” is still unmatched for its beauty and brilliance. Photo by Gilles Pet

Sarah Vaughan plays the piano as Duke Ellington and Billy Eckstine look on, circa The Newark, NJ-born Ms. Vaughan studied piano as a child and went on to win first prize at the Apollo Theater’s famous Amateur Night competition. Billy Eckstine was in

Legendary rap duo Eric B & Rakim reunited Friday at Harlem's Apollo Theater to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their landmark LP 'Paid in Full.'

See Eric B & Rakim Reunite for 'Paid in Full' Anniversary Concert

Legendary rap duo Eric B & Rakim reunited Friday at Harlem's Apollo Theater to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their landmark LP 'Paid in Full.'

125TH STREET, HARLEM, NY. May, 1993 - This fellow calls himself "Dancing Harry." He can usually be found near the world famous Apollo Theater making his moves on a slick board to the sounds of Soul Brother #1 James Brown.

May, 1993 - This fellow calls himself "Dancing Harry." He can usually be found near the world famous Apollo Theater making his moves on a slick board to the sounds of Soul Brother James Brown. By Ozier Muhammad

James Hetfield Photos Photos - SiriusXM Presents Metallica Live At The Apollo Theater - Zimbio

James Hetfield Photos Photos: SiriusXM Presents Metallica Live At The Apollo Theater

James Hetfield Photos Photos - SiriusXM Presents Metallica Live At The Apollo Theater - Zimbio

The Apollo Theater, Harlem, New York, NY, 2015 - Franck Bohbot

The legendary Apollo Theater, Harlem, New York, NY, 2015 - Franck Bohbot

PHOTOGRAPHY - Lempertz (Diane Arbus, "Female Impersonators at the Apollo Theater") nude wall

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Detroit's Fox Theatre marquee — The Motortown Revue 1966

Growing Up in Detroit in the 50s and 60s

Detroit's Fox Theatre marquee — The Motortown Revue I attended shows like this from 1963 to 1966 at the Brooklyn Fox, emceed by DJ, Murray, the Kaye, and The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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peoria illinois 1970s historical photos | 17 Best images about Peoria IL on Pinterest | Apollo theater, Fresco ...

The Apollo Theater's Executive Producer On Maintaining Harlem's Rich Legacy from essence.com

The Apollo Theater's Executive Producer On Maintaining Harlem's Rich Legacy

The Apollo Theater's Executive Producer On Maintaining Harlem's Rich Legacy from essence.com

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