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Showtime at the Apollo

The Epic Tale of Harlem's Legendary Theater

by Ted Fox and James Otis Smith

Hardcover, 224 pages, Harry N Abrams Inc, List Price: $24.99 |

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Showtime at the Apollo
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The Epic Tale of Harlem's Legendary Theater
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Ted Fox and James Otis Smith

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A graphic-novel adaptation of Fox's critically acclaimed history of the Apollo Theater celebrates the thousands of entertainers who transcended intolerance to perform there, in ways that shaped African-American and New York City culture.