A Night at the Apollo Offers Great Family Entertainment

A Night at the Apollo will be held Friday, Feb. 25, at 7:00 p.m. at the J. B. Sowards Theatre on the ACTC College Drive Campus.

Based on Harlems amateur nights at the Apollo Theatre, the annual program gives amateur Tri-State performers a chance to share their talents in music, dance, and theatre.

The program is a night of free family entertainment for the audience and a talent contest for the performers. Prizes are $200, $100 and $50 for adults and $75, $50 and $25 for youth up to age 12. The entry fee is $5 per act, and registration is through the Highlands Museum amp; Discovery Center, 606-329-8888. Please register by Monday, February 21.

A Night at the Apollo is a community Black History Month program supported by ACTC, Boyd amp; Greenup County Branch of NAACP, City of Ashland Human Rights Commission, Highlands Museum amp; Discovery Center, Dr. William H. Boykin, Jr., Dr. James H. Martin, Jr., Dr. Charles M. Rhodes, Tri-State Digestive Disease Associates, PSC with Dr. Cheryl L. Bascom and Dr. Michael D. Canty, Tri-State Radiology, PSC, and radio stations WKEE, WTCR and B97.1.

For more information, contact Leighann Heineman at the Highlands Museum amp; Discovery Center, 606-329-8888.