Teen Takeover



Curated by Apollo Theater Academy high school interns and produced by the Apollo Young Producers (AYP), a collective of Apollo Theater Academy alumni, Teen Takeover is an annual summer event that brings together young NYC artists to share and celebrate creativity.  


Teen Takeover 2021: What's Next

During the pandemic era, young creatives have been sharing their talents and embracing novel skills while cultivating new audiences across social media platforms. As we emerge from quarantine, we ask, What’s Next?  Join us for Apollo Teen Takeover 2021 as young artists and influencers take the stage to share their talents and show us the next evolution of Gen Z creativity. 

Teen Takeover 2020: Dear Future...

Young voices have a great impact on the world and they often lead the charge in changing it for the better. Dear Future is a celebration of youth voice and vision via art, song, and dance. Join us live online as we realize a greater future, together.

Created by participants in the Apollo’s High School Internship Program, Apollo Teen Takeover is produced by the Apollo Young Producers, a collective of alumni from the Apollo Theater Academy who create and develop events to connect young artists to the Apollo Theater and provide a creative space for collaboration.

Teen Takeover 2016
Teen Takeover 2015
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