New York City 2009
New York City | New York
03 Dec 2009 | Thu
Day 09 of 11
The Apollo Theater Tour with Billy Mitchell
The Apollo Theater is the epicenter of American entertainment. Located in the heart of Harlem, New York City, the theater has been an iconic venue for over 75 years and continues to showcase some of the most renowned performances to date. From Ella Fitzgerald winning Amateur Night at 17 years old to Michael Jackson’s final public performance with The Jacksons, visitors can now take a special tour that offers exclusive access to this historical venue.
The Apollo Theater was established on January 26th, 1934, and since its initial opening has become a staple in African-American culture. It’s hosted big names like Aretha Franklin, Billie Holiday, James Brown, and many more. On the tour, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at these historic performers, as well as learn about their stories that have made such an impact on music history.