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Sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company

When: 9/29/2012
10:00 AM
Where: The Apollo Theater
253 West 125th Street
NYC, Harlem 
United States

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YOU could be the next Apollo Legend!

Amateur Night at the Apollo auditions will be held Saturday, September 29 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the legendary Apollo Theater.* Those selected at the audition will get the chance to compete for the title of Super Top Dog and the $10,000 grand prize!


  • An Amateur is anyone who has not had a recording, film or television contract with a major studio.
  • All auditions should be in good taste and with no profanity, including any racial epithets or slurs (this includes the "N” word).
  • For those competing in the children’s category, contestants must be 5 to 15 years old.
  • For those competing in the adult category, contestants must be 16 years and older.
  • Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Each contestant will have up to ninety (90) seconds to audition.
  • Singers can bring a CD or sing a cappella - there will NOT be a band in house.
  • Dancers should bring a CD for their performance.
  • Do NOT bring CDs in CD-RW format.
  • All musicians should bring their own instruments.
  • Only the first 300 acts will be seen.

Not in New York? Now you can audition from anywhere around the world!

To audition online, send your contact information and a link of your YouTube or Vimeo performance to us at

Please Note: Only direct links to YouTube and Vimeo will be viewed. Please do not send links posted to Facebook.

*Amateur Night at the Apollo weekly performances are independent from the "Showtime at the Apollo" and "Apollo Live" taped events.

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