Alys Stephens Center

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As the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s performing arts center, we are proud to serve as a bridge to the arts for the community. We educate and entertain – come and experience the arts at UAB's Alys Stephens Center.

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Upcoming Events

Gallery Yoga

Join ArtPlay as we invade the innovative spaces of the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA) with our own creative way of doing yoga. Teaching...

10/21 5:20pm
Intro to Podcasting

In 6 weeks, you and a partner will learn the ins and outs of podcasting and will walk away with your first episode of your very own podcast. 6-week...

10/21 6pm
Introduction to Improv Comedy

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

10/21 6pm
Creative Movement

Get a move on! Your movers and shakers will explore creativity through movement to music and rhythms. Activities in this class will promote body and sensory...

10/22 10am
Street Jazz

Street jazz is a high energy fusion of jazz dance and elements of hip-hop dance. This class will focus on jazz technique partnered with the intricate styling...

10/22 3:30pm

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ArtPlay Kids Acting

10/19/2019

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