Category:Apollo Theater (New York City)

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This is a category about a place or building that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places in the United States of America. Its reference number is 83004059

Apollo Theater 
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theater in New York City
Instance of music venue
Location Manhattan, United States of America
Heritage designation
  • place listed on the National Register of Historic Places
Inception 1913
official website
Authority control
NRHP reference number: 83004059

40° 48′ 36″ N, 73° 57′ 00.36″ W

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The Apollo Theater at 253 West 125th Street between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and Frederick Douglass Boulevard in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City is a music hall which is a noted venue for African-American performers. The theater was built in 1913-14 as "Hurtig & Seamon's New Burlesque Theater", and was designed by George Keister in the neo-Classical style. It became the Apollo in 1934, when it was opened to black patrons – previously it has been a whites-only venue.


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