New York has a large series of theaters and concert halls. Yet not all of them are as famous as the Apollo Theater or the Rockerfeller Center. This theater is an iconic landmark and thousands of tourists come to see it and its performances while visiting New York. Throughout the years, this location has seen the acts and names of famous international artists and some of the local artists who ended up discovering fame after they had performed here.
Many visitors might think they know this location from the popular TV show "Showtime at the Apollo" or from movies it has been featured in. It might seem larger on TV, but at first sight, it is actually quite cozy. The place is the home of R&B and soul, and it is famous for launching careers of Ella Fitzgerald and D'Angelo. Apart from these fabulous names, the theater continues to bring big acts such as Dianne Reeves and younger artists like Duffy or Roots.