The Poetry Brothel

Become a member

If you're a regular at The Poetry Brothel, we encourage you to become a member! Memberships include free admission to our events, discounts for your guests, and a variety of other perks. Memberships are valid for ONE YEAR and help sustain the organization. Choose the membership level that's right for you!

$500 Limelight Membership

  • Free VIP Admission for you and a guest to any and all Poetry Brothel events in the US (VIP status gets you 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

  • 50% off GA or VIP tickets for additional guests!

$150 Starlight Membership

  • Free General Admission to any and all Poetry Brothel events in the US

  • 50% off General Admission tickets for your guests!

$250 Moonlight Membership

Become a member

Support the Brothel


The Poetry Brothel is a production of The Poetry Society of New York, a 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization. Contributions in behalf of The Poetry Brothel may be made payable to "The Poetry Society of New York" and are fully tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. We really appreciate any and all contributions.

Checks should be made out to 'The Poetry Society of New York' and mailed to:

The Poetry Society of New York

732 4th Avenue, #1

Brooklyn, NY 11232

You can donate online by clicking on the button below. 



We also accept contributions of physical property such as:

  • jewelry

  • antiques

  • home furnishings

  • vehicles

  • liquor, beer and wine

  • musical instruments

  • costumes & props

  • poetry books

  • other literature

  • art supplies

Please email us at to elaborate upon your items and arrange for pickup or delivery. We will provide receipts for these donations upon request.