Apollo Theater Open House - PHOTOBLOG


To kick off Black History Month, one of Harlem’s most historic theaters opened its doors on Sunday, February 10th. Giving New York City residents and tourists the chance to take a free self-guided tour of the stage that launched the careers of Ella Fitzgerald and D’Angelo. Previews of some of the Apollo’s upcoming 2013 performances were on show such as Breakin’ Conventions DecaDance Theater, Urban Word NYC, and the National Black Theatre’s production, Lyrics from Lockdown.

Bryonn Bain performs in National Black Theatre’s Lyrics From Lockdown.

All Photos by Lauren Hawker. For more, check out the BTR Flickr account.