ArtPlay Classes

Elementary & Middle

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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

  • 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 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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    Creative Non-Fiction: Write Your Life

    Ages 18+ | Tuesday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Write the true stories of your life in this interactive class as you learn about establishing voice, theme, mood, character, and place through weekly writing prompts. Bring your...

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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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    Writing Creatively - The Basics

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

    Learn how to distill your words. Explore the fundamental techniques that make both poetry and prose compelling. Each week we’ll read examples, respond to writing prompts, and workshop...