HISTORY of SNAP
Past programming has included classes in Zumba, Belly Dance Basics, Gentle Yoga, Cards for the Season, Calligraphy, and summer camps including Camp Jam and STE(A)M (Science Technology Arts Engineering Mathematics) through “Discover Science 4 Kids,” plus many special arts events such as “TAP Into SNAP,” “New Year’s Celebration,” “Opera Meets Jazz,” and Arts and Wellness Open House. Dias Dance Life has rehearsed its dance events at SNAP and Greasepaint Youtheatre rented the SNAP space for Les Mis, Cinderella and Annual Gala rehearsals during their 2011-12 Season.
Since 2007, Scottsdale Neighborhood Arts Place classes have included Tai Chi, Swing Dance, Fitness and Flexibility 101, The Art of Writing Poetry, Everyday Gifts, Communication 101, Private Music Lessons, Music on Mondays (adult amateur chamber music) and Musical Adventures (sessions in Conducting, Drumming, Recorder, Piano, Voice, Strings).
Summer Youth Camps have included Trapeze Camp, Art Camp, Summer Musical Theater Explorations (MB & Co.), STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics), Camp Jam and Camp Jam Kidz.
In addition to classes and camps, SNAP has sponsored many special events:
- TAP Into SNAP – Scottsdale 60th Anniversary free arts event
- Arts and Wellness Open House: “Loving Yourself 1st Health Fair”
- R. Carlos Nakai and Will Clipman Benefit Concert
- Eats-N-Arts outreach series on the last Saturday of the month
- La Boheme Preview with Arizona Opera
- Opera Meets Jazz featuring Rhapsody in Blue with pianist Larry Loeber, and Musicians of the Arizona Opera Orchestra (AZOOMA)
- Red Rocks Music Festival Concert - "Classical Meets Jazz" Workshop with the authors of “Saving Paradise”
- Live performance of the musical - "The Last Five Years"
Scottsdale Neighborhood Arts Place “SNAP”
On the campus of Scottsdale Congregational United Church of Christ
4425 N Granite Reef Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85251