Event Calendar for ArtPlay - Johnson House

February 5 - March 7, 2023

Wednesday, February 8

Creative Non-Fiction Strikes Back

This class is for former students of "Write Your Life" or "Creative Nonfiction" with Audrey Atkins. This class will take you further along the path to...

Monday, February 27

Creative Movement

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

Mindful Movement - Kids

In this class built for children, we will practice mindfulness and stress reduction through both stillness and movement. As a group, we will practice both...

Mindful Movement - Adults

Learn more about yourselves and others through movement! Creating a nurturing space together, we will use improvisation and different movement techniques to...

Tuesday, February 28

Hip Hop Dance

This wonderful dance class infuses the newest moves with classic steps. Join Jarvis as he uses his training in hip hop explore one of the dance world’s most...

Sew Special: Hand Quilting

This is a intermediate hand stitching quilting workshop. In this class, students will practice the tools of the trade, piecing techniques, quilting and...

More Than Stand-Up

This class is an intro to writing and performing stand-up comedy with a focus on finding the funny in everyday life situations, finding your unique comedy...

Wednesday, March 1

The Art of Emotions

Join Director of UAB's Arts in Medicine, Kimberly Kirklin, and teaching Artist Alecia Martinez as we explore our emotions through visual art. Each week will...

The Art and Craft of Creative Non-Fiction

Whether you want to document your family's history, publish a memoir, or start a blog, this class will give you the tools you need to write your stories with...

Thursday, March 2

Beginning Tap

We’ve got the rhythm. Do you? ArtPlay is excited to offer this beginning tap class for you with musical theatre dynamo, Reid Watson. If “flap,” ‘buffalo,”...

Saturday, March 4

Beginning Acting

Join ArtPlay teaching artist, Jennifer Salvant as you discover the wonders of acting. This class is for those that have always wanted to try acting class but...

ArtPlay Kids Acting

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

Monday, March 6

Creative Movement

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

Mindful Movement - Kids

In this class built for children, we will practice mindfulness and stress reduction through both stillness and movement. As a group, we will practice both...

Mindful Movement - Adults

Learn more about yourselves and others through movement! Creating a nurturing space together, we will use improvisation and different movement techniques to...

Tuesday, March 7

Hip Hop Dance

This wonderful dance class infuses the newest moves with classic steps. Join Jarvis as he uses his training in hip hop explore one of the dance world’s most...

Sew Special: Hand Quilting

This is a intermediate hand stitching quilting workshop. In this class, students will practice the tools of the trade, piecing techniques, quilting and...

More Than Stand-Up

This class is an intro to writing and performing stand-up comedy with a focus on finding the funny in everyday life situations, finding your unique comedy...

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