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Tommy X Zendaya brings the Apollo back in time for New York Fashion Week

Zendaya turned up the heat in Harlem for her final Tommy X Zendaya show. The quadruple-threat actress, singer, dancer and model put all her hyphenates to use in a spectacular presentation that combined a little lip-syncing, a lot of horn and string playing, plenty of dancing, a drive-your-hips-crazy soundtrack and a spectacular array of models of all races, sizes and ages. She unveiled her “See Now, Buy Now” fall collection at — but not in — the fabled Apollo Theater, one of the neighborhood’s most iconic landmarks. On a loading dock behind the auditorium, her team built an open-air row of historic Harlem townhouses. Better still, she filled it with stoop-set dancers getting down to the sounds of musicians perched in vintag ...