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PHOTOS: Neon New York Nights

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

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Black History Month: Scenes From The Harlem Renaissance

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.

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Apollo Theater. Harlem, New York City (1970’s) I think I went to this very show...I definitely saw Stevie Wonder there at the Apollo in the 70's..

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

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The Apollo, the place that launched hundreds of careers, including Michael Jackson.

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Prince Holds A Press Conference At The Apollo Theater

Singer/musician Prince makes an announcement at The Apollo Theater on October…

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