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Amateur Night auditions at Apollo Theater

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NEW YORK (AP) - Think you've got what it takes?

Harlem's Apollo Theater will hold auditions on Saturday for its 2013 Amateur Night season.

The Apollo has launched the careers of countless legends, including Ella Fitzgerald, James Brown and Stevie Wonder.

Its Amateur Night dates all the way back to 1934.

Adults chosen during the auditions will compete for a $10,000 grand prize.

Kids will compete for a $2,000 grand prize.

The competitors include singers, dancers, musicians, actors, spoken word poets and comedians.

Online: www.apollotheater.org

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