*The Apollo Theater’s legendary “Amateur Night” talent competition returns on Wednesday Jan. 27, at 7:30 p.m., the venue announced.

The world’s most famous talent show had been on hiatus since last fall’s production of “Dreamgirls” at the famed Harlem attraction.

Comedian Capone will serve as host of its opening re-launch, which will also feature a performance by rap veteran Doug E. Fresh. The first round of contestants include: Abraham Ogunlade, Cavelle-Nell Romeo, Charisa Dowe, Crystalyn Wynter, Khalif Hill, The Michael Jazz Trio, Simplicity, Tricia Douglas and The Professor.

Tickets are $17, $22, $27; Student/Senior Rush day-of-performance $10. Group discounts are available for groups of 10 or more at (212) 531-5355, the Apollo Theater Box Office or via Ticketmaster at 212-307-7171.