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Introducing AmateurNight.org

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  • 01/30/2012
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Welcome to the Apollo Theater’s brand new Amateur Night website!  The Apollo Theater is excited to premier revolutionary and exciting features that bring the experience of our live Amateur Night show beyond the four walls of the theater!  Now whether you’re a guest at our legendary theater, interacting at home or  or browsing your mobile phone on the go, you can be part of the Amateur Night audience.  Post comments about what’s happening on-stage, watch exclusive backstage footage, vote a favorite performer back into the competition, or simply keep up with the latest #amateurnight news, all from your smartphone or computer!  

Here’s a quick sampling of our new digital features:

The New Website

The AmateurNight.org website features exclusive videos, blogs and posts that before now, you couldn’t get anywhere else!  Go behind the scenes with exclusive videos, producer's tips and contestant profiles.

The Amateur Night Mobile App

The new Amateur Night Mobile App  for iPhone and Android will allow audience members to post commentary about contestant performances in real-time during the live show. The more you use the app, the more points and rewards you win. Not to mention new Amateur Night videos are pushed directly to your phone. Download the app here!

Introducing the Remix Round 

Ever wonder what happens to your favorite performer, that act you cheered your heart out for, but the crowd just wasn’t feeling?  Well now, you can help your favorite contestant get back on the stage! Our new REMIX ROUND gives performers who didn’t win first, second or third place, a chance to redeem themselves.  Your online votes can give them a chance to enter the Show Off, Semi-final level of competition! 

Follow the Apollo

Stay in the know about what's happening at the Apollo! Follow us on Twitter @AmateurNight or “Like” us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/apollotheater to receive to special promotions, cool Apollo trivia and up-to-date news about Amateur Night and the Apollo Theater. 

As we enter the 78th Season of Amateur Night at the Apollo, these new digital enhancements will bring fresh dimension to the already incredible experience that is the live Wednesday night show. Amateur Night has evolved our historic tradition of presenting young, new artists to a modern experience that enhances what it means to be an audience member and increases the exposure of our talented performers.  So sit back, relax and join the party that’s just getting started!

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