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Lee Daniels' Next Film Is a Documentary on the Apollo Theater — and He's Asking for Your Memories

When you hear that a documentary filmmaker needs “help” from prospective audiences, a reasonable assumption would be that that thing in question is money, and that by going to their Kickstarter, you can help make a certain small-budget film a reality.  304 more words


Operation Cops & Kids - Apollo theater

The time is 6:16pm. I’m here at the Apollo theater for Operation: Cops and Kids. This is an event that helps improve relationships between the police 🚓 (rookie class) and their respective communities. 248 more words


Selected Events (12/11) + Museum Special Exhibitions: Manhattan’s 5th Avenue

Today’s SWEET 6 > FRIDAY / DEC. 11, 2015

“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening, primarily on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to.” We make it as easy as 1-2-3. 1,327 more words


The Apollo’s First-Ever Opera Program– Based on the life of Charlie Parker, ‘Yardbird’ will have its New York City premiere this spring

According to the Wall Street Journal, an opera based on the life of jazz legend Charlie Parker will get its New York City premiere this spring, despite the recent demise of one of its co-producers, Gotham Chamber Opera. 557 more words


Positive Act #2

Philips ad on YouTube:
Breathless choir

I was just about to watch a video about juicing on YouTube when this Philips ad came up. Now, usually I skip the ads after the 5 second preview, but it engaged me, so I kept watching. 148 more words


Opera Philadelphia Takes Performance To Harlem's Apollo Theater

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — In April, Opera Philadelphia will make history in New York when it stages its first performance in another city, in a production that will be the first full opera to be performed at Harlem’s Apollo Theater. 147 more words