Pathmark Gospel Choir Competition

Celebrate Black History Month with the Pathmark Gospel
Choir Competition of Harlem
Sunday February 20th, 2011 from 11am – 5pm

World Famous Apollo Theatre in Harlem
253 West 125th Street
New York, NY 10027
(212) 531-5300

Building traditions within our communities is what Pathmark has always been about. On Sunday, February 20th, Pathmark is once again bringing together top choirs from around the country to compete for $10,000 in prizes.

What’s more, this year’s event will take place at the World Famous Apollo Theatre in Harlem – right in our own neighborhood! This is a fun-filled family day so bring everyone for a great time. Youth Division choirs (age 18 and under) will compete beginning at 11:00am. Winners will be announced at 1:00 pm. Open Division choirs will compete from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Guest judges include Harlem’s very own Vy Higginsen, media pioneer and creator of Gospel for Teens, and Judy Mann, former lead singer of the Chiffons – with a special appearance by the 2010 Tony Award winning Memphis cast.

Tickets are available at the Apollo Theater Box Office starting February 1, 2011. Just show your Pathmark receipt or Club Card for (4) FREE tickets. Information: (212) 531-5305.

Regular Box Office hours are as follows:

  • Weekdays: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 12 noon – 5 p.m.