Membership Levels

$5/MONTH or $50/YEAR

Standard Membership includes:

  • A monthly members newsletter featuring news, poems, photos, videos, updates, & exclusive invitations to our free members cocktail parties!

  • 50% off GA tickets (for yourself & your guests!) to al Poetry Brothel event in the US

  • 50% off GA tickets (for yourself & your guests) to PSNY’s Spring Gala, to be held April 10th, 2019 at the Players Club

  • Stick with us through July, and you'll get free admission to the Members Tent at The New York City Poetry Festival, which serves free drinks and snacks all day!

  • Plus, you'll get the option to join our weekly Milk Press email list, where you'll receive a new poem or piece of visual art to enjoy each week. 

  • Students can donate $40 and email a copy of their student ID to info@poetrysocietyny.org for an annual membership!

$25/month or $250/year

Spotlight Membership includes:

  • All the benefits of a Standard membership

  • On your first month, you will be featured in our members newsletter and (if you'd like!) have a poem of your own included for the community to enjoy

  • You will also have the opportunity to perform a poem at one of our members cocktail parties

  • One complimentary GA ticket to any Poetry Brothel event each month, plus 50% off GA tickets for your guests

$50/month or $500/year

Limelight Membership includes:

  • All the benefits of a Spotlight Membership

  • One complimentary VIP ticket to any Poetry Brothel event each month, plus 50% off GA or VIP tickets for your guests (VIP status includes reserved priority seating, two complimentary private reading tokens, a private reading with The Madame, and a variety of other benefits depending upon the particular event.)

  • One of our exceptional Typewriter Poets will write a customized, personalized poem especially for you each quarter. You'll receive this typewritten poem in the mail every three months beginning on your third month. 

BECOME A MEMBER (Pay Annually)

Spring Gala

PSNY’s Spring Gala, to be held at the historic Players Club on Gramercy Park, will take place this April 10th, 2019. The goal of this event is to raise funds and awareness for The New York City Poetry Festival, now in its ninth year. This festive party will include live music and a cocktail hour from 7-8pm, a brief presentation and live auction beginning at 8pm, and an open bar and immersive performance elements throughout!


Sponsorship Levels

$1000 Sponsorship includes:

  • All the benefits of a Limelight Membership

  • Two complimentary VIP tickets to PSNY’s Spring Gala

  • Your name or organization will be listed as a Sponsor of The Poetry Society of New York on our website, in our Annual Report, on signage at the Spring Gala, and you will be thanked via PSNY’s social media channels

$5000 sponsorship includes:

  • All the benefits of a $1000 sponsorship

  • A total of four complimentary VIP ticket to PSNY’s Spring Gala

  • A $500 award in your name will be given to a poet for the artistic merit of his or her work; the award will be presented at the Spring Gala, and you or your organization will receive a heartfelt “Thank You!” on stage

$10,000 Sponsorship includes:

  • All the benefits of a $5000 sponsorship

  • A total of 10 complimentary VIP tickets to PSNY’s Spring Gala

  • A spot on the Advisory Committee of The Poetry Society of New York; as an advisor, you will receive invitations to PSNY board meetings and other committee gatherings, and your voice will help shape the future of the organization.

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