In addition to the annual season of blockbuster entertainment and performing arts programs, the Apollo Theater holds annual special events to raise funds for the Theater’s broad range of education, community and arts programs. For more information, please contact Special Events at (212) 531-5347 or click here.
Apollo Theater Spring Gala
On Monday June 10, 2013, Chaka Khan will be inducted into the prestigious Apollo Legends Hall of Fame in celebration of Ms. Khan’s 40th anniversary in the music business! The Spring Gala Concert will include special tribute performances to the legendary singer by Mary J. Blige, Patti LaBelle and more.
Ms. Khan will join past honorees Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Quincy Jones, Patti LaBelle, Smokey Robinson, Lionel Richie, James Brown, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Etta James, Little Richard and Ella Fitzgerald. MORE>>
Dining with the Divas
Held on Valentine’s Day, this unique event is a celebration of women and takes place on the stage of the Apollo Theater. The celebration includes exceptional women successful in their fields and serves as an opportunity to promote education and mentorship.
Apollo in the Hamptons – A Night of Legends
The Apollo in the Hamptons benefit is held at the home of Ronald O. Perelman in East Hampton, NY and features award winning artist's and special guests as well as fine cuisine by Marcus Samuelsson.
Proceeds from all of the above mentioned fundraisers provide vital support for the Apollo’s educational, community and artistic initiatives.