The Apollo – Directed by Roger Ross Williams

As part of the ‘Week Against Racism’, New Metropolis Zuidoost is screening The Apollo. It is a dazzling documentary about the renowned Apollo Theater in Harlem, with archive footage of numerous artists, including Ella Fitzgerald, Lauryn Hill and twelve-year-old Stevie Wonder, revealing the theater’s paramount importance for the careers of black artists and for the black community in New York. On March 18, at 7.30 pm. The John Adams screened and discussed the documentary with director Roger Ross Williams last year.