ASAP Open Mic

VooDoo Brewing 300 Constitution Dr Suite 109, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Join us at Voodoo Brewing in Town Center, Virginia Beach for the first Hampton Roads Open Mic of the year! Sign up to perform or attend to support the talented […]

Acting Workshop

Virtual Program Virtual Program

This acting workshop will introduce you to rehearsal techniques including scene work, character development, voice and movement, and dramatic interpretation. No experience necessary! About the Instructor Scott Russell is an AEA actor, SDC Fight Director, and a Full Instructor with Dueling Arts International; he currently teaches theatre at Franklin College. He has been recognized as […]

Write That Play!

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Playwriting allows writers to tell stories using a unique medium--live performance. But how to work in that form and develop a play? This one-session class reviews the fundamentals of narrative structure, with a focus on the creation of a play for performance. Participants will read a short play in real time, analyze its structure, and […]

Free

Storytelling Crash Course

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Storytelling Crash Course is a three-hour introductory workshop into the craft of storytelling for performance. Expert instructors guide you as you reflect on personal experiences, identify stories, and learn about narrative structure alongside other military community members. You’ll develop your stories through personal reflection and small group feedback. About the Instructors Stephanie Garibaldi has personally […]

Free

Pottery Wheel Ceramics

Fishers Art Center 1 Municipal Way, Fishers, Indiana, United States

This seven-week class will meet on Wednesdays: August 21, 28, September 4, 11, 18, 25, and October 2. Each session is 3 hours. Looking to get comfortable behind a potter's […]

Writing Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

Join us to support the latest class of ASAP’s Creative Writing grads. 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 amazing work straight from their imagination. var exampleCallback = […]

$5

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

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

Painting with Fire Workshop

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

Set your creativity aflame! Explore color and texture while you learn the basics of encaustic painting and create an abstract scene with colorful melted wax! All materials will be provided. Participants will need to wear long pants and closed-toe shoes—no sandals or shorts. About the Instructors Carolyn Springer is an adjunct professor at IU Indianapolis, […]

Storytelling Graduation Show

Virtual Program Virtual Program

What do you get when you put military-connected folks in an ASAP class? Some great stories! Join us to celebrate the amazing graduates from ASAP’s Storytelling course. These performers have spent six weeks learning the ins and outs of crafting and delivering a compelling story from real events. Join us at this performance to support […]

$5

Comedy Bootcamp #2 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

The Wonder of Watercolor

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

This six-week class will meet on Saturdays: September 7, 14, 21, 28, October 5, and 19. Each session is 2.5 hours. Experiment and experience a rich combination of watercolor techniques. […]

Bag Weaving

Virtual Program Virtual Program

This six-week class meets online on Saturdays: September 7, 14, 21, 28, October 5, and 19 (Skip October 12). Each session is 2 hours. All supplies are provided and will be shipped to you. In this class, participants will learn how to create a bag from just yarn and cardboard. The teaching artist will guide […]

Intro to Acting

Virtual Program Virtual Program

This is a six-week week class and will meet on Saturdays, September 7, 14, 21, 28, October 5, and 19 (skip October 12). Taught by professional theatre artists, this class will introduce you to rehearsal techniques including scene work, character development, voice and movement, and dramatic interpretation. At the end, you’ll get the chance to […]

Finding Your Voice

Virtual Program Virtual Program

This five-week class meets on Saturdays: September 7, 14, 21, 28, and October 5. This class explores what it means to have a voice – in society, in a meeting room, in artistic practice, in public speaking situations, or in personal relationships. Students will use techniques drawn from The Theatre Lab’s award-winning Life Stories methodology […]

Storytelling Bootcamp

Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad Station 14 740 Virginia Beach Boulevard, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

This six-week class meets on Sundays: September 8, 15, 22, 29 October 6, and 20 (Skip October 13). Each session is 3 hours. In this six-week class, you’ll transform your […]

Storytelling Bootcamp

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

Your six-week class meets on Sundays: September 8, 15, 22, 29, October 6, 20 (skip October 13). Each session is 3 hours. 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 […]

Operation Improv

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

This is a seven-week class and will meet on Sundays: September 8, 15, 22, 29, October, 6, 20, and 27 (Skip October 13). In this 7 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, […]

Sketch Writing

Virtual Program Virtual Program

This six-week class meets on Sundays: September 8, 15, 22, 29, October 6, and 20 (skip October 13). Unleash your inner SNL writer by learning the basics of writing sketch comedy in a fun and supportive environment. This 6-week online class will include lessons on identifying what makes a sketch funny, how to pitch sketch […]

Comedy Bootcamp

Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Station 8 1243 Bayne Drive, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

This six-week class will meet on Sundays: September 8, 15, 22, 29, October 6, (skip 13), 20. Each session is 3 hours. 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 […]

Comedy Bootcamp

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

This six-week class will meet on Sundays: September 8, 15, 22, 29, October 6, and 20 (skip October 13). Learn the basics of standup comedy in this six-week class taught […]

Comedy Bootcamp

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

This six-week class will meet on Sundays: September 8, 15, 22, 29, October 6, and 20 (skip October 13). 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 […]

The Most Epic Writing Class Ever!

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

This six-week class meets on Mondays: September 9, 16, 23, 30, October 7, and 21 (skip October 14). Each session is 3 hours. In this six-week class you are afforded the opportunity to develop writing skills about everyday, sometimes obscure, things you see, feel, hear, touch and employ them as catalysts for inspiration. This class […]

Storytelling Bootcamp

Oceanside Theatre Company 217 North Coast Highway, Oceanside, California, United States

This six-week class will meet on Saturdays: September 14, 21, 28, October 5, 19, and 26 (Skip October 12). Each session is 3 hours. 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 […]