ArtPlay Classes

Pre-K

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    PRIMARY BALLET

    Ages 4 - 6 | Saturdays | 9:00 am - 9:45 am

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

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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    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 &

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    Musical Theatre Basics

    Ages 7 - 12 | Wednesdays | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    All the world’s a stage and a stage is meant for dancing and singing.  Join Jenn Palmieri from UAB’s Department of Musical Theatre as she shares her talents...

  • 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...

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    From Studio to Radio: Hip Hop Sampling

    Ages 13 - 18 | Saturday | 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    This class will examine the complex and controversial music process of sampling in Hip Hop music and present a study that illuminates the history, creative mechanics, and philosophy...

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    Spoken Word Composition and Performance

    Ages 11 - 18 | Mondays | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    Students will learn the history of hip hop and spoken word. Once acquainted with the traditions, students will engage with both forms; learning to compose pieces of their...

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    Come on, Vogue! For Teens

    Ages 14 - 18 | Tuesdays | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Come on, vogue! Looking for a place to get away? Spend your Wednesday evenings on the dance floor at ArtPlay! Students will learn the basics of vogueing, a...

  • 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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    Intro to Music Production Software

    Ages 17 - Adult | Saturday | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

    This class offers a glimpse into the world of beat making and provides students with the skills to make beats for a variety of genres such as hip...

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    Intro 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...

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    More Than Stand Up

    Ages 19+ | Tuesdays | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    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 voice and...

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    The Acting Studios

    Ages 16 - Adult | Wednesdays | 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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    Come On, Vogue!

    Ages 19+ | Wednesday | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Looking for a place to get away? Spend your Wednesday evenings on the dance floor at ArtPlay! Students will learn the basics of vogueing, a dance style with...