Just need to tell you that while I’m happy to have visited the famous Apollo Theatre, and that it is a pretty fabulous old place, the “performances” last night were for the large part aweful. I’d have thought there would have been some sort of screening process, prerequisites or something to protect the public from such lack of talent, but apparently not. There was one woman who sang really well. She won – no contest really considering who she was up against. Our pre show dinner at our local Harlem tavern however was excellent and we plan on returning in a couple of nights.
And here’s a shot of the bakery we visited yesterday….