Apollo

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Apollo is a New York City based Harold Team at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. They perform on Harold Night at the UCB Chelsea Theatre. They began as a Lloyd Team and were promoted to Harold Night in May 2014. Their first show was May 8, 2013.

Their starter name was SUSAN.

Cast

See Also: Harold Night Rosters (New York).

Current: Jon Bershad, Caitlin Bitzegaio, Brian Fithian, Sal Gentile, Sydney Hollis, Betsy Kenney, Brady O'Callahan, John Purcell.

Past Members: Martha Hearn

Cage Match

Apollo became the second Lloyd Team to ever win Cage Match (the first being Graceland) and the first to ever win more than once. Apollo also was promoted to Harold Team status in the middle of their 2014 Cage Match run.

2013 Season

7/18/13 - Apollo vs. Death By Roo Roo

Apollo: 80 - WINNER / Death By Roo Roo: 79

7/25/13 - Apollo vs. Big Margaret

Apollo: 86 - WINNER / Big Margaret: 44

8/1/13 - Apollo vs. What I Did For Love

Apollo: 66 / What I Did For Love: 93 - WINNER

2014 Season

5/15/14 - Apollo vs. Airwolf

Apollo: 110 - WINNER / Airwolf: 66

5/22/14 - Apollo vs. Villain - Apollo's first show as a Harold Team!

Apollo: 96 - WINNER / Villain: 77

5/29/14 - Apollo vs. Grandma's Ashes

Apollo: 23 / Grandma's Ashes: 114 - WINNER

Notable Apollo Show Moments

- Harriet Tubman Action Figure

- Martha as an overly aggressive mother, putting her children against the wall and screaming "Put your hands in the zone."

- John trying to hand out diplomas, but everyone slipping on ice.

- Jon editing as a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent gathering characters from each scene for a super group of third beats.

- In a scene where everyone had thrown chairs in frustration, Sal walked on, chair in hand, and Sydney quickly asked, "Woah, is that a gun?" That chair was then a gun.

- John edited scenes by stepping out and saying, "That was crazy, right?"

- On 4/16/14, Apollo performed the "Cajun Worm Farm" Harold, in which they spent the entire show promising to show a Cajun Worm Farm, and then brought Matthew, the man who suggested "Cajun Worm Farm," on stage, for the second group game and third beats. Matthew had the blackout line, which was, "Actually, I'm from Brooklyn." It was a perfect moment.

Trivia

- Apollo's intro music is Pictureplane's "Goth Star".

- Apollo is coached by Kate Riley, formerly Don Fanelli.

- Apollo affectionately calls each other Apollbros.

- Apollo collectively has an affinity for Bud Light Lime, or BLL's as they call them.

- Apollo dressed as goths for Halloween Harold Night on 10/29/13

- Brady's college friend Lindsey is on an iO Chicago Harold Team, also named Apollo. An Apollo vs. Apollo show could maybe happen.

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