Vocal Workshop with the Kennedy Center

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Join us for a vocal workshop at the Kennedy Center! This workshop is taught by professional actor Addie Morales, who plays Cosette in the national touring production of Les Misérables. She will teach the song “One Day More" to the entire group. Afterwards, a few participants will get to sing solo and receive individual coaching […]

Watercolors Workshop

Charles H. Taylor Visual Arts Center 4205 Victoria Blvd, Hampton, Virginia, United States

A beginning exploration of watercolor painting. Students will be engaged in applying techniques and learning the basic fundamentals of watercolor. Working alongside the instructor, students will find their own unique style and be able to fluidly apply both basic foundations and your own creativity. Dress for a mess is encouraged and basic drawing skills are […]

Pressed Flower Workshop

Anacostia Arts Center 1231 Good Hope Road SE, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Join Michelle from Uproot Creative for this special Pressed Flower Workshop. Come relax and surround yourself with flowers while Michelle guides you in creating a beautiful unique artwork.  Michelle will teach you how to create a unique framed artwork made completely from pressed flowers and foliage. In this 2 hour class you will learn techniques […]

Veterans’ Comedy Hour

Belching Beaver Brewery 1334 Rocky Point Dr, Oceanside, California, United States

Join some of San Diego's funniest people at this military-friendly Open Mic! In collaboration with Anita Laff Productions, this show features ASAP Alumni. 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. Whether you're […]

Smokin’ & Jokin’

Hawk n Dove 329 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Join some of DC's funniest people at this veteran-friendly Open Mic! Smokin' & Jokin' is a monthly mic on the first Monday of the month! Sign up in advance at our google form. This mic is run by veterans and we have a preference for military and military family performers, but we reserve a few […]

Comedy Bootcamp Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Looking for laughs? You're in the right place. These military veterans have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of stand-up comedy, and now they're ready to make you laugh your ASAP off. ASAP's Comedy Bootcamp is the first-ever stand-up comedy class exclusively for the veteran and military community. Join us at this performance to support […]

$5.00

Comedy Bootcamp Graduation Show

DC Improv 1140 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC,, DC, United States

Looking for laughs? You're in the right place. These military veterans have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of stand-up comedy, and now they're ready to make you laugh your ASAP off. ASAP's Comedy Bootcamp is the first-ever stand-up comedy class exclusively for the veteran and military community. Join us at this performance to support […]

$10

Creative Writing Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

For the past few months, these amazing ASAP students have been battling the terror of the blank page. Join us on April 27th to see their victory in action! We will be hosting an online show where the San Diego graduates of our spring Creative Writing class will be sharing their work. Starting at 6:30 […]

Acting Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Lights, camera... action! Shakespeare once wrote that life is a stage. With that in mind, ASAP is excited to bring life to your computer screen! Leading up to this performance, acting graduates have spent six weeks practicing scene work, character development, voice and movement, and dramatic interpretation. Their showcase will consist of scenes demonstrating the […]

$5

Comedy Bootcamp Graduation Show

The District Theatre 627 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Looking for laughs? You're in the right place. These military veterans have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of stand-up comedy, and now they're ready to make you laugh your ASAP off. ASAP's Comedy Bootcamp is the first-ever stand-up comedy class exclusively for the veteran and military community. Join us at this performance to support […]

$10.00

Comedy Bootcamp Graduation Show

Push Comedy Theater 763 Granby St, Norfolk, VA, United States

Looking for laughs? You're in the right place. These military veterans have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of stand-up comedy, and now they're ready to make you laugh your ASAP off. ASAP's Comedy Bootcamp is the first-ever stand-up comedy class exclusively for the veteran and military community. Join us at this performance to support […]

$10

Creative Writing Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Writing gives you the unique opportunity to create new worlds out of nothing but a pen and paper! On May 7th, step into the worlds of these ASAP Creative Writing graduates. This group of military-connected writers have spent the last six weeks sharpening their writing skills through exercises, collaboration, and rigorous practice all to create […]

$5

Creative Writing Bravo Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Writing gives you the unique opportunity to create new worlds out of nothing but a pen and paper! On May 7th, step into the worlds of these ASAP Creative Writing graduates. This group of military-connected writers have spent the last six weeks sharpening their writing skills through exercises, collaboration, and rigorous practice all to create […]

$5

Acting and Drawing Graduation Show

Museum of Contemporary Arts 2200 Parks Ave, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Lights, camera... linework! Join us to celebrate the graduations of two spring ASAP classes: Acting and Drawing. Leading up to this performance, acting graduates have spent six weeks practicing scene work, character development, voice and movement, and dramatic interpretation. Their showcase will consist of scenes demonstrating the progress they have made as performers. This event […]

$5

Acting Graduation Show

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

Lights, camera... action! At the Phoenix Theater in Indianapolis, our newest ASAP graduates will be showing their off their acting chops. These military-connected performers have been spent the last six weeks practicing scene work, character development, voice and movement, and dramatic interpretation. Their showcase will consist of scenes demonstrating the progress they have made as […]

$5

Storytelling and Painting Graduation Show

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

Celebrate the graduates of two ASAP classes in one night! All artists draw from something. Storytellers draw from their experience and painters draw from their paintbrush. Join us to celebrate the amazing graduates from both ASAP’s Storytelling and Painting courses. These military-connected folks have spent six weeks learning and practicing their craft, and will share […]

$5

Storytelling Bootcamp Graduation Show

Courthouse Horizons 961 S. Birdneck Rd., Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Historically, the first storytellers were the worst hunters. Come to ASAP’s Storytelling Graduation Show to witness the time honored skill of not getting eaten! Graduates from ASAP’s Storytelling Bootcamp have spent six weeks sharpening their writing skills through exercises, collaboration, and rigorous practice. Come see them take to the stage and share their work for […]

$5

Comedy Bootcamp Graduation Show

Mic Drop Comedy 8878 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, California, United States

Looking for laughs? You're in the right place. These military veterans have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of stand-up comedy, and now they're ready to make you laugh your ASAP off. ASAP's Comedy Bootcamp is the first-ever stand-up comedy class exclusively for the veteran and military community. Join us at this performance to support […]

$10

Storytelling Bootcamp Bravo Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

What do you get when you put military-connected folks in an ASAP class? A collection of great stories! These military veterans and family members have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of crafting and delivering a compelling story from real events, and now they're ready to make you laugh, cry, and feel every […]

$5

Storytelling Bootcamp Charlie Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

What do you get when you put military-connected folks in an ASAP class? A collection of great stories! These military veterans and family members have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of crafting and delivering a compelling story from real events, and now they're ready to make you laugh, cry, and feel every […]

$5

Improv Comedy and Creative Writing Graduation Show

The Garden 5380 Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria, Virginia, United States

What do improv comedy and creative writing have in common? They both make for an amazing show! Join us to celebrate the talents of these amazing graduates from both the Improv and the Creative Writing spring classes.

$5

Acting Taster

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

In this introductory workshop, learn an overview of basic acting techniques like character study and movement in a fun, supportive environment. No experience needed, all skill levels welcome. About the Instructor Andrew Bryce (he/him) is an AEA actor, director, and educator who serves as the Theatre Arts Director at Colonial Heights High School. He has […]

Comedy Bootcamp Graduation Show

Taggart Student Center Grand Ballroom 650 N 800 E, Logan, Utah, United States

Looking for laughs? You're in the right place. These military veterans have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of stand-up comedy, and now they're ready to make you laugh your ASAP off. ASAP's Comedy Bootcamp is the first-ever stand-up comedy class exclusively for the veteran and military community. Join us at this performance to support […]

$10

Creating Poetry Out of Visual Art

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Ekphrasis is a device whereby poems are inspired by Visual Art: paintings, sculptures, photographs, etc. There is an increasing trend in ekphrastic poetry readings in art galleries.  Poems can be descriptive or take more figurative forms.  Join Kari Martindale, who has participated in ekphrastic events across Maryland, in finding inspiration from visual works of art […]