Acting

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Taught by professional theatre artists, this class will introduce you to rehearsal techniques including scene work, character development, voice and movement, and dramatic interpretation. This is a six-week week class and will meet on March 9, 16, 23, April 6, 13, and 20 (Skip March 30). This is a 2-hour class. This class has a graduation […]

Printmaking Studio

Virginia MOCA 2200 Parks Avenue, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Experiment, play, and learn simple hands-on printmaking methods. Each week we will use common materials; foam sheets, masking & clear packing tape, soft cut Lino sheets, cyanotype, and found objects. The current MOCA exhibition will serve to inspire our exploration. We’ll apply our ideas using simple art making tools such as acetate, brushes, inks, brayers, […]

Journaling and Nature Sketch

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

Welcome spring with observations of nature in your sketchbook, learning some basic observation and rendering skills in pencil and pen, adding watercolor wash and detail as we progress. Journaling and nature sketching is a dynamic and engaging class that combines the art of observation with the creativity of sketching to deepen your connection with the […]

Storytelling Bootcamp for Military Spouses

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Offered exclusively for military spouses. 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. The class culminates in a graduation show for friends, family, and […]

Acrylic Painting

Indianapolis Arts Center 820 E 67th St., Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Bring your inspiration and eye for beauty as you discover the unique properties of acrylic paint. Learn the fundamentals behind color mixing, brushwork, application, and composition as you put your brush to canvas and watch your imagination come to life! Painting experience is not necessary, but welcomed! This six-week class will meet on Tuesdays: March […]

Operation Improv

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

Taking an Improv class is a great way to become more spontaneous, less self-conscious, and have fun. You can expect to improve your acting, public speaking or social skills. Get out of your comfort zone by playing short form, quick-fire Improv games, in a supportive, free-wheeling environment. This is a six-week class and will meet […]

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 public audience. Our 600+ graduates have gone on to perform on some of the world’s biggest stages, including Warner Theatre, Gotham Comedy Club, and The […]

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 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 […]

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 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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]