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Uptown links: Apollo Theater's Amateur Night auditions move online, and more

Updated: Nov 10, 2020

Apollo Theater's Amateur Night auditions move online

• Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the Apollo Theater is now inviting artists to audition for the 2020-21 Amateur Night season online. Singers, dancers, comedians and more can submit videos of up to 5 minutes on the Apollo's website. [NY Times]

• A Twitter follower ordered 40 of Fieldtrip's rice bowls for the staff at Harlem Hospital Center, part of a growing trend of donated delivery orders for health care workers. [NY Times]

• Medical students at Columbia are graduating a month early and being offered temporary work at New York-Presbyterian Hospital to help with the COVID-19 outbreak. [Cuimc]

• Harlem bar Sugar Monk is one of "seven sippable spots" around the city that now offer carry-out cocktails. [NY Post]

• Architecture firm Gluck has renewed and expanded its lease in the Sweets Building, a property in the emerging Manhattanville Factory District; it was behind the redesign of the complex's Malt House. [Commercial Observer]

• Harlem Hops came in second on this reader's choice list of 10 best beer bars in the country. [USA Today]

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