A middle school student runs the followspot during ASAP Drama/ASPIRA Arts first multi-school musical.
Stetson Middle School students gaze out they window as the approach NYC to see their first Broadway musical.
Students eagerly write original characters in the play writing workshop at ASAP Drama's first Student Masterclass.
An ASAP Drama volunteer mans the book table as drama students look for a book to inspire them.
Furness High School students perform an original play at the ASAP Drama Showcase.
An ASAP Drama Leader mans the sound board alongside a drama student during a performance.
Ten diverse sites from the ASAP Drama network of programs gather to do a show circle before they all perform at the ASAP Drama Showcase.
Drama Littles (K-4th grade) from Women's Christian Alliance perform their version of Chicken Little.

Events and Performances


ASAP Drama coordinates a variety of trips, events, as well as supports site-hosted showcases throughout the year. Major events include: the Targeted Model Showcase, the Student Masterclass, the Multi-school Musical, and the Drama Festival.

This spring, ASAP Drama will produce it's inaugural Drama Festival that will serve as the program's culminating event for the year. All the drama clubs, citywide, in the ASAP network will be invited to participate. At the Drama Festival, clubs are able to competent in events such as monologues, short scenes, and musical theater, as well as have a 10-minute slot to present on one of the festival stages. ASAP Drama provides clubs transportation, snack, and t-shirts. Community members and parents are welcome to attend.


ASAP Drama 2016/2017 Season Calendar

*all dates and times subject to change

Updated calendar coming in August


For details for upcoming performances or contact Kenya Gayles, Drama Manager, at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  



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12:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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