A Connecticut Creative Arts Organization

#CYPSmartphoto Deadline to Submit

We are accepting submissions for this year’s Celebration of Young Photographers up until Fri., Oct. 7th.  Middle and High School students are encouraged to send us a photo taken with their phone. Professional photographers will review submissions and the top...
Thank you Diebold Foundation, Inc.

Thank you Diebold Foundation, Inc.

The Diebold Foundation, Inc. has donated $25,000 to ASAP!® for Summer Programs and children in need, as well as, The Metamorphosis Project with The Children’s Community School in Waterbury, CT.  In addition, this grant has helped fund the Learning Through...
Summer Theatre Intensive: Show Time!!

Summer Theatre Intensive: Show Time!!

Tomorrow is show time! Grades K-5 will be performing a play they wrote based on the book Sam Johnson and the Blue Ribbon Quilt by Lisa Campbell Ernst.  These participants not only wrote the play, they decorated their costumes and painted a magnificent set. Grades 6-12...

A peek inside ASAP Summer Camp

This Summer is going to be one your child will never forget.  Our teaching artists will encourage and inspire us all.  Here are some of the classes that will be offered at Camp Aug. 1-12. Using inspiration from the natural world, students will learn the art of...

A wonderful Celebration Saturday

Thank you for joining us on Saturday for the 11th Annual Celebration of Young Writers at The Gunnery.  Your support of this event allows ASAP to continue to foster create hands on learning through the arts. .   Event Honoree Ellen McCourt pictured in center on left...

Saturday’s Celebration of Young Writers!

The 11th Annual Celebration of Young Writers is two days away! Actor Jonathan Del Arco is on a plane preparing to host this year’s event and sent us this tweet. Our guest list includes Senator Richard Blumenthal, Senator Chris Murphy and Congresswoman Elizabeth...