Apollo Theater

This African-American performing arts center is the heart and soul of Harlem

Apollo Theater Tickets

253 West 125th St (between Frederick Douglass Blvd (Eighth Ave) & Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd (Seventh Ave)) | Harlem
apollotheater.org | Ticketmaster: (800) 745-3000

Previously at the Apollo Theater

The Apollo Theater opened in 1914. It became an African-American community theater in 1933, and hosted the first Amateur Night contest in 1934.

Navidad: A Mexican-American Christmas

Sat-Sun, Dec 14-15, 2019
Queens Theatre
New York City’s Latino Christmas show by Calpulli Mexican Dance Company should be on Broadway

Ballet Hispánico at the Apollo Theater

Fri-Sat, November 22-23, 2019
HARLEM, NYC ~ The leading Latino dance organization in the U.S. explores Latin identity through female choreographers Anabelle Lopez Ochoa, Andrea Miller and Michelle Manzanales at the Apollo Theater

Lila Downs is a Mexican folkloric pop singer who will rattle your humanity

Sunday, August 11, 2019
CENTRAL PARK, NYC ~ The multiple Grammy and Latin Grammy-winning, Mexican-American folkloric pop singer who is a champion of Indigenous rights, brings ‘Al Chile’ to SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield. FREE

Ballet Hispánico soars in “CARMEN.maquia” at The Apollo

APOLLO THEATER, HARLEM, Fri-Sat, December 7-8, 2018 ~ America’s leading Latino dance company shows a Spanish contemporary take on Bizet’s French opera about the fiery Romani woman “Carmen”

Ballet Hispánico leaps borders at the Apollo Theater

APOLLO THEATER, HARLEM, Fri-Sat, December 1-2, 2017 ~ “Con Brazos Abiertos” (With open arms)

Review: Ballet Hispánico answers the question “If Walls Could Speak”

APOLLO THEATER, HARLEM, November 20, 2015 ~ A review of the world premiere performance.

Fernando Melo discusses his “Untitled” Ballet Hispanico World Premiere

BALLET HISPÁNICO, UPPER WEST SIDE, November 10, 2015 ~ International Brazilian choreographer Fernando Melo discusses his “Untitled” World Premiere for Ballet Hispanico at the Apollo Theater