No pay, but prizes:
There are cash prizes at the end of each evening’s Amateur Night competition.
End of season, SUPER TOP DOG Grand Prize:
$20,000 for Adult category;
$5,000.00 for Child Star of Tomorrow category.
Amateur night at the Apollo is looking for the best singers, dancers, comedians, rappers, spoken word artists and musicians.
The long-running, live, weekly talent competition on the world-famous Apollo Theater stage.
Amateur Night at the Apollo Auditions are open to singers, dancers, comedians, rappers, spoken word artists and musicians ages 5 and older. Amateur performances of all styles are welcome. Those chosen from the audition will have the chance to perform and compete on the legendary stage at the world-famous Apollo Theater in New York.
- An "Amateur" is considered to be anyone who DOES NOT have a recording contract with a major label or studio.
- "Child Star of Tomorrow" category age requirement: 5 to 17 years of age.
- "Adult" category age requirement: 18 years of age and above.