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The Apollo 80th anniversary

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - It's show time in a big way at the Apollo theater. The legendary entertainment venue that launched the careers of many stars celebrates its 80th anniversary this year.

From Ella Fitzgerald to Stevie Wonder and Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney, many of the greatest entertainers in history have graced the stage of the theater on 125th Street in Harlem.

To celebrate, the theater is being transformed into a 1930s nightclub for a special, five-show anniversary presentation.

From Feb. 20-23, fans of the Apollo will be taken back into time where they'll enjoy music from the era.

Tickets are available at the Apollo box office or Ticketmaster.

For more information, visit ApolloTheater.org.




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