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At the Intersection - The Apollo Festival of Arts and Ideas

From art, pop culture, politics and consumerism Black creatives are impacting the global consciousness like never before. Meet us [at] The Intersection for a weekend-long festival to explore the incredible range of Black innovation shaping our world. Curated by The Apollo’s Master Artist in Residence Ta-Nehisi Coates. Don’t miss this convening of artists, creatives, and thinkers at the center of Black creativity—where art and ideas come to life.

Panelists & participants include Sage Adams, Dr. Yaba Blay, Ted Bunch, Bisa Butler, Jelani Cobb, Ghetto Gastro Collective, Jordan E. Cooper, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Michael Harriot, Stefon Harris, Jemele Hill, Michael R. Jackson, Marlon James, Barry Jenkins, Bomani Jones, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, Chelsea Miller, Dominique Morisseau, Terence Nance, Diallo Riddle, Bashir Salahuddin, Stephen Satterfield, Salamishah Tillet, Scheherazade Tillet, Liesl Tommy, Kamasi Washington and Kerry Washington, and more to be announced. Hear from the leading minds shifting the landscape in music, theater, film, television, food, and more–and engage in deeper conversations with other cultural movers and enthusiasts [at] The Intersection.

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Weekly on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Oct 06, 2023 through Oct 08, 2023



Apollo Theater - 253 W 125th St, New York, NY, 10027 253 W 125th St New York 10027 NY US

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General Admission Festival Passes: $180 VIP Festival Passes: $250 Single Day Festival Passes: $75

Performing Arts & Dance