Comedy Bootcamp

Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad Station 14: Charlton Hall 740 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Learn the basics of standup comedy in this six-week class taught by professional comics. The class ends with a graduation show where you’ll deliver a five-minute comedy set to a […]

Comedy Bootcamp

San Diego Writers, Ink 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Room 204, San Diego, CA, United States

Learn the basics of standup comedy in this six-week class taught by professional comics. The class ends with a graduation show where you’ll deliver a five-minute comedy set to a […]

Storytelling Bootcamp

Indiana Historical Society 450 W Ohio St, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

In this six-week class, you’ll transform your real-life experiences into relatable, compelling stories in a fun, supportive environment. Instructors will use interactive exercises to discover your life’s stories, develop a narrative structure, infuse engaging details, then polish your performance. This six-week class meets on Saturdays: March 16, 23, April 6, 13, 20, and 27 (skip […]

Women’s Storytelling Bootcamp

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

In this six-week class, you’ll transform your real-life experiences into relatable, compelling stories in a fun, supportive environment. Instructors will use interactive exercises to discover your life’s stories, develop a narrative structure, infuse engaging details, then polish your performance. This class is for women veterans, military spouses, family members, and caregivers. Your six-week class meets […]

Comedy Bootcamp

Charles Houston Recreation Center 901 Wythe Street, Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Learn the basics of standup comedy in this six-week class taught by professional comics. The class ends with a graduation show where you’ll deliver a five-minute comedy set to a […]

Comedy Bootcamp

Red Curb Comedy 8403 E US HWY 36, Avon, Indiana, United States

Learn the basics of standup comedy in this six-week class taught by professional comics. The class ends with a graduation show where you’ll deliver a five-minute comedy set to a […]

Comedy Bootcamp

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Learn the basics of standup comedy in this six-week class taught by professional comics. The class ends with a graduation show where you’ll deliver a five-minute comedy set to a public audience. Our 600+ graduates have gone on to perform on some of the world’s biggest stages, including Warner Theater, Gotham Comedy Club, and The […]

Start Writing, Keep Writing… Write Now

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Finding your writing voice doesn’t have to be hard work. It’s just a matter of letting your words and ideas flow onto the page without tinkering and re-tinkering your way into a creative cul-de-sac. In this 6-week class, you’ll write – in the moment – to cues and prompts and then share your work in […]

Gouache Painting

Virtual Program Virtual Program

If watercolor and acrylics had a baby, it might look like gouache. Imagine water-activated paint that can be applied with more solid color layers like acrylic—that's gouache (pronounced goo-aash). In this beginner gouache painting class, we will cover foundational skills including the properties of the paint, the painting order of operations, layering colors, swatching, and […]

Introduction to Playwriting

The Garden Alexandria 5380 Eisenhower Avenue, Suite C, Alexandria, Virginia, United States

In this seven-week class, participants will learn the fundamentals of playwriting to write and produce a short play. We will utilize writing prompts to get the creative juices flowing, though students are free to explore any subject. Through peer-feedback and instructor guidance, each participant will have a final product to perform for friends and family. […]

Operation Improv

IndyFringe 719 E. St. Clair St, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

In this 6 week, in person class you will learn skills that go beyond the stage. If you are looking to become a better listener, improve public speaking skills, build self confidence, explore your creative side, meet new people, start your path to becoming a performing improviser, or simply have fun for two hours a […]

Operation Improv

Virtual Program Virtual Program

In this six-week class you will learn skills that go beyond the stage. If you are looking to become a better listener, improve public speaking skills, build self confidence, explore your creative side, meet new people, start your path to becoming a performing improviser, or simply have fun for two hours a week – we […]

Smokin’ & Jokin’

American Legion Post 416 210 W F St, Encinitas, California, United States

Join some of San Diego's funniest people at this military-friendly Open Mic! This show features ASAP Alumni, military-connected comedians, and local talent. Interested in performing? Sign up in advance here. This open mic is run by veterans and prioritizes veteran and military family performers, but we welcome non-military affiliated comics as well. All are welcome […]

Acting: Shakespeare Performance

Shakespeare Theatre (Rehearsal Studio) 516 8th Street SE, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Approaching Shakespeare! Ready to take your first steps of Shakespeare? Through a combination of text analysis and performance, participants will gain a working knowledge of Shakespeare’s plays and language – verse, prose, meter, character, and intent – a foundation that can then be applied towards continuing appreciation of study. This six-week class will meet on […]

Journal Writing Workshop

San Diego Writers, Ink 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Room 204, San Diego, CA, United States

Embark on a two-hour journal writing class designed for both seasoned participants and newcomers alike. Whether you're a seasoned journaler or just beginning, dive into the art of expressive writing as we explore focused journal prompts that inspire self-reflection and creativity. We will also discover the power of crafting a personalized writing ritual to enhance […]

Operation Improv

Project Create Arts Center 2208 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Master the fundamentals of unscripted, spontaneous improv comedy in this eight-week class. Speak more confidently and overcome shyness, unlock your creativity, sharpen your mind, meet new friends and have fun all at the same time. Improv training is great for advancing your professional, personal or artistic skills. The core components of improv, character, teamwork, listening […]

Acting

Phoenix Theatre 705 N. Illinois St, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Lights, Camera ... Action! Taught by professional theatre artists, this five-week class will introduce you to rehearsal techniques including scene work, character development, voice and movement, and dramatic interpretation. This five-week class will meet on Sundays: April 7, 14, 21, 28, and May 5. The 2nd session (on April 14) will be held from 2:00 […]

Drawing Explorations

MOCA Arlington 3550 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA, United States

Dive into the world of drawing as a means of self-expression and mindfulness. This engaging three-week class encourages creative exploration through diverse drawing techniques, fostering a unique blend of relaxation and artistic discovery. Discover the intersection of art and well-being in this immersive workshop, designed to inspire and add a renewed sense of balance to […]

Acting Graduation Show

The American Theatre 125 East Mellen Street, Hampton, Virginia, United States

Lights, camera... action! At the historic American Theatre in Hampton, VA, our newest ASAP graduates will be showing off their acting chops. These military-connected performers have spent the last five weeks writing and developing a performance based on their own personal stories, and are hitting the stage to share their solo performances. Join us to […]

$5.00

ASAP Open Mic

Dog Tag Bakery 3206 Grace St NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

ASAP alumni are performing at the beloved Dog Tag Bakery! Get your tickets and support the talented members of our community. Interested in performing? Sign up here. We welcome performances […]

$5.00

Solo and Ensemble Vocal Performance Workshop

BalletNova 3443 Carlin Springs Road, Falls Church, Virginia, United States

Learn the fundamentals of solo and ensemble performance in this introductory vocal workshop. This will be a fun, supportive, and harmonious space for participants of any skill level—no prior experience required. Join us as we explore the art of voice. About the instructor Victor Hurtado is an Army veteran, music producer, writer and artistic director […]

Free

Comedy Crash Course

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Comedy Crash Course is a three-hour introductory workshop into the art of stand-up comedy. Professional comics teach you how to uncover humor in your personal experiences. You’ll learn the basics […]

Free

Turn Your Journaling Into Poetry

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Grab your journal and let’s turn some of your favorite, most impactful, saddest, or most beautiful journaling into poetry. In this hands-on workshop, you will identify pieces of journaling that […]

Free

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