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Art

Join UAB Arts in Medicine for "Arts and Addiction Recovery." will present a different artist each session to learn about the arts and mental health and...

9/21 2:30pm
Virtual Event
Film & Discussion: Like Water for Chocolate

Watch "Like Water for Chocolate," directed by Alfonso Arau (1993, R: moderate nudity and violence), then join Palmomitas on Zoom for a discussion at 9:00pm....

9/25 7pm
Virtual Event
Art

Join artist Melissa Turnage for "ArtForm-Movement." UAB Arts in Medicine will present a different artist each session to learn about the arts and mental...

9/28 2:30pm
Virtual Event
The Art and Craft of Creative Nonfiction

Creative nonfiction is defined as “true stories, well told.” And the art of telling your true stories well is just what you’ll learn in this interactive...

10/1 5pm
Virtual Event
Film & Discussion: Tango Negro

Watch "Tango Negro: The African Roots of Tango," directed by Dom Pedro (1970, NR), then join Palmomitas on Zoom for a discussion at 9:00pm. Only students who...

10/2 7pm
Virtual Event
Primary Ballet for Pre-K

Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance. In addition to...

10/3 9am
Virtual Event
ArtPlay Kids Acting

Actor and educator Jennifer Salvant will guide participants through the basics of theatre. Students will learn theatre games, improvisation, monologues,...

10/3 10am
Virtual Event
Arts and Laughs

This mixed media art class with the Wacky Nanny focuses on imagination and creation. Children will be led through projects that will open their creative...

10/3 10am
Virtual Event
Primary Ballet for Toddlers

Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance. In addition to...

10/3 10am
Virtual Event
Musical Theatre Performance

This course is a study of musical theatre songs and techniques for their performance. Teaching Artist Reid Watson will prepare and equip the performer with...

10/3 11am
Virtual Event
Storytime Studio

Favorite storybooks and fairytales invite us to use our imagination and allow those characters to jump off the page. In this class, your young artists will...

10/3 11am
Virtual Event
So You Think You Can Broadway

This class was specifically requested by our supportive ArtPlay parents and created for stage moms, dads, and any other adult looking for a creative...

10/3 1pm
Virtual Event
Music and Mindfulness

When you begin with the breath in mind, you possess the power to express yourself authentically! You don’t need an expensive instrument or any fancy training...

10/5 3:30pm
Virtual Event
Sight Singing Fundamentals

This class is designed to cover the notation, concepts, and application of beginning music theory as it relates to solo music selections. Students will be...

10/5 4pm
Virtual Event
Music and Mindfulness

When you begin with the breath in mind, you possess the power to express yourself authentically! You don’t need an expensive instrument or any fancy training...

10/5 5:30pm
Virtual Event
Intro to Improv

This virtual class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improvisation, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence...

10/5 6pm
Virtual Event
Embroidery 101

Join Nikki Kintner, a local textile artist and owner of Stitch & Petal, for this Beginner’s Modern Hand-Embroidery Course. Over five weeks and through three...

10/6 3:30pm
Virtual Event
Out of the Box

Join teaching artist Tonya Wise and be inspired to think outside the box! This class will inspire students to think differently about everyday objects. Using...

10/6 3:30pm
Virtual Event
Beginners Photography

During this class, students will learn the elements of good photography. Tonya Wise, an accomplished photographer whose career includes photographing the...

10/6 5:30pm
Virtual Event
Music, Me, and You

You are your child’s first teacher, and why not make learning fun? Join Ms. Calliope for self-exploration through music and song. Guardians and children will...

10/7 9am
Virtual Event
Digital Mixtape

Digital Mixtape is an interdisciplinary course that explores the technique of telling digital stories. A digital story is a personal narrative told in the...

10/7 3:30pm
Virtual Event
Musical Theatre Basics

In this 4-week course, students will be immersed in the world of musical theatre through song, dance, acting, and everything needed for the stage. Through...

10/7 3:30pm
Virtual Event
The Art and Craft of Creative Nonfiction

Turn your life’s stories into works of art. Creative nonfiction is defined as “true stories, well told,” and in this class you’ll learn the art of writing...

10/7 6pm
Virtual Event
Film & Discussion: Coco

Watch "Coco," directed by Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina (2017, PG), then join Palmomitas on Zoom for a discussion at 9:00pm. Only students who attend the...

10/23 7pm
Virtual Event
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