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Black Violin, Classical Hip Hop Duo, Continue to Champion the Arts >>

Violin and viola duo Black Violin are Kev Marcus (Kevin Sylvester) and Wil B (Wilner Baptiste). Together, the pair champion the classical side of hip hop with their unique performances blending seasoned string instrument performance with catchy rap music beats.

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Charlie Parker's 'Yardbird' Opera to Sing Again at the Apollo in New York City >>

Charlie "Yardbird" Parker and the biographical opera about his life, "Yardbird," are set to sing again. It's been announced by Opera Philadelphia will take its jazz production across the way to New York's Apollo Theater on April 1 and 3.

Fuerzabruta: Second Collapse, at the Roundhouse in Camden Town, for London Theater Scene >>

It beggars belief, but there has been a second collapse at a London theater--within weeks of the dreadful Apollo ceiling collapse. This one was at the Roundhouse in Camden Town, a rather less glamorous part of the city than Shaftesbury Avenue (where the Apollo is located), though trendy.

London's West End Attendance Unaffected by Apollo Theater Ceiling Collapse >>

Some relief, yes, after the horrible ceiling collapse at the Apollo Theatre in London's Shaftesbury Avenue. According to The Stage, West End audience numbers have not generally been affected by the widely-reported catastrophe.


PICTURES: Looking Back at the Collapsed Roof of London's Apollo Theater >>

It's been nearly two weeks since the roof collapsed, mid-performance, at the Apollo Theater on Shaftesbury Avenue.

UPDATE: London's Apollo Theater Cancels 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' Until 2014 >>

UPDATE: All performances of 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' have been canceled until January 4, 2014. In a statement on the Nimax Theatre group's website, the company described the Apollo Theatre tragedy as both “shocking" and "upsetting." Those with tickets for the play--adapted by Simon Stephens from Mark Haddon's novel of the same name--should contact their initial point of purchase.

BREAKING: Ceiling Collapse at London's Apollo Theater, Dozens Wounded >>

The Apollo Theater in Shaftesbury Avenue, one of the West End's most admired and busiest venues, has suffered a disaster almost without parallel in recent Theatreland history.

UPDATE: Presenting All 40 Bessie Award 2012-13 Nominees...

UPDATE: Presenting All 40 Bessie Award 2012-13 Nominees... >>

The office of the New York Dance and Performance Awards (that is, The Bessies Steering Committee), has announced the 40 nominees for the 2012-13 season.

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