Apollo Young Patrons Program
BECOME A MEMBER
An eclectic mix of sophistication and swag, the Apollo Young Patrons (AYPs) are the next generation of Apollo leaders committed to the arts, networking, and professional development. This diverse group of young professionals, (ages 21-40) meet for performances, mixers, and fundraisers that are quite frankly off the charts.
Levels and Benefits
AYP membership is $250 annually. Payments can be made annually, quarterly, or monthly. A new $500 level membership (with additional benefits) will be rolled out in July of 2017.
- Invitations to quarterly YP events located throughout the city and at the Apollo
- Presale and advanced notice of season events
- $5.00 off advance ticket purchases of Apollo Presents performances*
- VIP priority seating at Apollo Presents performances
- Invitation to our annual Insider’s season preview
- 10% discount on Apollo merchandise
- Invitations to select performances, rehearsals and receptions throughout the year
- The quarterly INSIDER donor newsletter
Networking and Professional Development
Our members hail from some of the most esteemed institutions in NYC: Credit Suisse, Sony Music Entertainment, CBS, Citi Group, JP Morgan Chase and Goldman Sachs. The AYPs consists of lawyers, investors, managers, artists, creatives, risk-takers, task-makers, movers and shakers.
Members have the opportunity to be in the room with influential New Yorkers like Apollo board members Willie Woods, T. Troy Dixon and Marcus Samuelson. Our annual board brunch allows members to connect with and learn from business titans with decades of experience.
Parties and Performances
From our Annual Gala and Board Holiday Parties to our late-night Harlem mixers and Rooftop events, AYPs also know how to leave work and reclaim the night.
A large part of the Apollo magic happens on our stage. We really never know who will be featured and what offering we’ll be able to surprise members with. AYPs have experienced, Alicia Keys, A$AP Ferg, Cam’ron and the Conan O’Brian show all for FREE. These offerings are in addition to premium seating and discounts to our main stage show.
Contact [email protected] for more information.
Nkrumah Pierre, Co-Chair
Kara Pierre, Co-Chair
Lauren Maillian, Vice Chair
James Felton Keith
Donald C. Garner II
Herman L. Riley