Coverart for item
The Resource Showtime at the Apollo : the epic tale of Harlem's legendary theater, by Ted Fox ; illustrated by James Otis Smith

Showtime at the Apollo : the epic tale of Harlem's legendary theater, by Ted Fox ; illustrated by James Otis Smith

Label
Showtime at the Apollo : the epic tale of Harlem's legendary theater
Title
Showtime at the Apollo
Title remainder
the epic tale of Harlem's legendary theater
Statement of responsibility
by Ted Fox ; illustrated by James Otis Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since its inception as an African-American theater in 1934, the Apollo, and the thousands of entertainers who performed there, have led the way in the presentation of swing, bebop, rhythm and blues, jazz, gospel, soul, funk and hip-hop-along with the latest in dance and comedy. The Apollo has nurtured and featured thousands of artists, many of whom have become legends. Today, the Apollo enjoys an almost mythical status. This graphic novel adaptation of Showtime at the Apollo brings to life the theater's legendary significance in music history, African American history, and to the culture of New York City
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fox, Ted
Dewey number
792.09747/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, James Otis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apollo Theater (New York, N.Y. : 125th Street)
  • African American theater
  • African American entertainers
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Label
Showtime at the Apollo : the epic tale of Harlem's legendary theater, by Ted Fox ; illustrated by James Otis Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 224 pages
Isbn
9781419731389
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2017053733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1011557415
Label
Showtime at the Apollo : the epic tale of Harlem's legendary theater, by Ted Fox ; illustrated by James Otis Smith
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 224 pages
Isbn
9781419731389
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2017053733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1011557415

Library Locations

  • Northwest LibraryBorrow it
    2280 Hard Rd, Columbus, OH, 43235, US
    40.118513 -83.076143
  • Old Worthington LibraryBorrow it
    820 High St, Worthington, OH, 43085, US
    40.090609 -83.016926
  • Worthington Park LibraryBorrow it
    1389 Worthington Centre Dr, Worthington, OH, 43085, US
    40.123032 -82.980439
Processing Feedback ...