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Apollo Theater
NYC Landmark
(2019)
Location:254 West 125th Street
Manhattan, New York City
Coordinates:40°48′36.17″N 73°57′0.54″W / 40.8100472°N 73.9501500°W / 40.8100472; -73.9501500Coordinates: 40°48′36.17″N 73°57′0.54″W / 40.8100472°N 73.9501500°W / 40.8100472; -73.9501500
Built:1913–1914[2]
Architect:George Keister[2]
Architectural style:Classical Revival
Governing body:Apollo Theater Foundation
NRHP Reference#:83004059[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP:November 17, 1983
Designated NYCL:June 28, 1983

The Apollo Theater is a music hall located at 253 West 125th Street between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard (Seventh Avenue) and Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City. It is a known location for African-American performers, and is the home of Showtime at the Apollo.

In 1983, the building was added to the National Register of Historic Places.

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