ArtPlay Classes

Pre-K

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    GLITTER, GREEN, AND GOLD

    Ages 4 - 6 | Saturdays | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    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 minds and allow...

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    ONCE UPON A PAINTBRUSH

    Ages 2 - 4 | Saturdays | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Favorite storybooks and fairytales invite us to use our imagination and bring the pages to life. In this class, your young artists will explore an exciting new story...

Elementary & Middle

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    MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP: VOCAL AUDITION AND SONG INTERPRETATION

    Ages 10 - 18 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Join Theatre UAB’s Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theatre through vocal auditions. Build your audition book, develop a character and learn to...

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    YARN HEADS

    Ages 10 - 14 | Tuesday | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Knitting is no longer your Grandma’s game! Learn the basics of knitting and embark on an exciting new hobby.  Knit special presents for those that mean the most...

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    ORIGIN STORIES: DISCOVER YOUR SUPERHERO

    Ages 7 - 12 | Wednesday | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

    In the world today, there is no shortage of heroes and superheroes all around us- from movies and TV to books and especially real life! But do you...

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    ArtPlay Kids Acting

    Ages 7 - 12 | Saturday | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Actor and educator Darrell Revel will guide participants through the basics of theatre. Students will learn theatre games, improvisation, monologues, scene work, stage make-up application and voice &

  • MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP: HEADSHOTS

    Ages 10 - 18 | Saturday | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    First impressions are important. Have your headshots done by photographer Tammy Stringfellow so you can attach them to your resume.  Register for all 4 musical theatre workshops to...

High School

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    MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP: VOCAL AUDITION AND SONG INTERPRETATION

    Ages 10 - 18 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Join Theatre UAB’s Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theatre through vocal auditions. Build your audition book, develop a character and learn to...

  • ArtPlay: ArtClay

    Ages Ages 16+ | saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Choose from a number of different shapes and textures to create your very own ceramic ornament that you can display at any time of the year! Creations will...

  • MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP: HEADSHOTS

    Ages 10 - 18 | Saturday | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    First impressions are important. Have your headshots done by photographer Tammy Stringfellow so you can attach them to your resume.  Register for all 4 musical theatre workshops to...

Adult

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    A STITCH IN TIME

    Ages 17 - Adultt | Tuesday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    You don’t need a sewing machine to create functional or decorative objects from fabric. Hand sewing is a versatile art form that allows for a variety of textile...

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    THE ACTING STUDIOS

    Ages 16 - Adult | Wednesday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The Acting Studios teaching artist Susan McCain follows legendary Lee Strasberg’s design. This technique begins with Sensory work, the heart of the method, which focuses on nailing that...

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    CALLIGRAPHY AND THEN SOME

    Ages 16 - Adult | Wednesday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The art of lettering is everywhere, and we can see these incredible masterpieces on store fronts, letters, and online. Join local teaching artist Bo Hughins as he guides...

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    INTRODUCTION TO IMPROV COMEDY

    Ages 16 - Adult | Monday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    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 build strong comedic scenes together...

  • ArtPlay: ArtClay

    Ages Ages 16+ | saturday | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Choose from a number of different shapes and textures to create your very own ceramic ornament that you can display at any time of the year! Creations will...

  • Live and Let’s Dye (A Lesson in Natural Dyes)

    Ages Ages 18+ | Saturday | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    In this workshop, we will dye yarn and fabrics with three natural dyes: osage, cochineal, and indigo. Participants will see how each of the dyes is produced and...

  • Painting Between the Wines: Pet Portraits

    Ages 21+ | Saturday | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    We all know that your pet is your best friend and now is a chance to show them off! Enjoy a glass of wine while you paint your...

Workshops