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June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank of America and the Apollo Theater Foundation announced plans for more than $20 million in equity and bridge financing to help fuel the rebirth of the renowned Harlem landmark that opened in 1914 as a burlesque theater.
At present, Chernoff is busily working on a new play, ``Showtime at the Sheldon Pincus Senior Citizens Center,'' a nostalgic farce set in the milieu of turn-of-the-century Yiddish burlesque theater.