Join the Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation as they celebrate five years of connecting children to the performing arts.
Children Funded through the Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation will take the stage, along with the AOK Performance Group sponsored by the Grunin Foundation, our Studio Partners and special guests.
Special guests to date include Layonne Holmes (Vocalist, leading the Motor City Revue Motown Tribute Band, and back-up singer for Jon Bon Jovi & The Kings of Suburbia, Matt O’Ree Band, and a member of Tim McLoone & The Shirleys), EĐĐIE (Winner of the 2021 Step into the Spotlight Soiree & Talent Competition), and a special ballroom dance performance from Fred Astaire Dance Studio Marlboro.
Check applaudourkids.org for additional announcements.
Please note: The Count Basie Center for the Arts no longer requires proof of vaccination for entry at its historic theater, The Vogel or Basie Center Cinemas.
The Count Basie Center reserves the right to amend this policy as necessary, including at the request of certain artists or touring productions.
Masks are not required, though we strongly encourage their use and respect all patrons who choose to continue doing so.