Available Classes

Pre-K Classes

Little Mozarts with Pat Billups
Child
September 6 to November 29, 2017 Wednesday
Meeting Time: 4-6pm
Teaching Artist Pat Billups
Class Cost: $558
Capacity: 30



Private Piano Lesson- Pat Billups

September 6 to November 29, 2017 Wednesday
Meeting Time: 4-6pm
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: $678
Capacity: 20


Elementary and Middle Classes

Intro to Musical Theatre
Students will learn the basics of musical theatre including basic acting technique, song interpretation, learning music, rhythms, basic dance and staging directions. Monologues, scene work, music from the musical theatre repertoire, theatre games and exercises will be utilized as well. As students learn about various elements, experiment with different musical theatre genres, they will be able to use their newfound techniques to further their love for theatre and the music that surrounds them on stage.
Ages 7-12
September 7 to November 9, 2017 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teaching Artist: Red Mountain Theatre Company
Class Cost: $130
Capacity: 15



Little Mozarts with Pat Billups
Child
September 6 to November 29, 2017 Wednesday
Meeting Time: 4-6pm
Teaching Artist Pat Billups
Class Cost: $558
Capacity: 30



Private Piano Lesson- Pat Billups

September 6 to November 29, 2017 Wednesday
Meeting Time: 4-6pm
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: $678
Capacity: 20



Private Lessons - Voice (Full semester)
Please email artplay@uab.edu before you enroll in private lessons to ensure that there is availability and also to insure that your schedule matches that of the teaching artist. Diane McNaron has appeared in recital, cabaret, oratorio and opera throughout the US and in Germany, Austria, Italy and Australia. She produces and appears with two Cabaret troupes and has directed over 40 opera, cabaret and musical theatre productions. Diane earned an M.M. from Florida State University and did post graduate work at Indiana University. Now based in Birmingham, AL, she has received grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Lowder Foundation and is a member of the National Association of Teachers Singing.
16 years to Adult
September 7 to November 30, 2017 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12-8pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $720
Capacity: 50



Private Lessons - Voice (1/2 Semester)
Please email artplay@uab.edu before you enroll in private lessons to ensure that there is availability and also to insure that your schedule matches that of the teaching artist. Diane McNaron has appeared in recital, cabaret, oratorio and opera throughout the US and in Germany, Austria, Italy and Australia. She produces and appears with two Cabaret troupes and has directed over 40 opera, cabaret and musical theatre productions. Diane earned an M.M. from Florida State University and did post graduate work at Indiana University. Now based in Birmingham, AL, she has received grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Lowder Foundation and is a member of the National Association of Teachers Singing.
16 to Adult
September 7 to September 30, 2017 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12-8pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $360 per 1/2 semester
Capacity: 50



Private Percussion
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
September 11 to November 27, 2017 Mondays
Meeting Time: 3-6pm
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $360
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Full Semester
With Susan McCain

September 6 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3-5pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 660.00
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Half Semester
With Susan McCain

September 6 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3-5pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 420.00
Capacity: 10


High School Classes

Intermediate Knitting
(Sign up for Beginning and Intermediate Knitting for a discounted rate of $200) Advanced knitters will choose a project to complete that may include: a garment, a blanket, a shawl, socks, or gloves. Students will develop skills such as fitting garments using shaping techniques, knitting in the round, garment construction and advanced blocking.
16 - Adult
October 18 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teaching Artist: Mary Kaiser
Class Cost: $140 + Supplies
Capacity: 12



Private Piano Lesson- Pat Billups

September 6 to November 29, 2017 Wednesday
Meeting Time: 4-6pm
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: $678
Capacity: 20



Private Lessons - Voice (Full semester)
Please email artplay@uab.edu before you enroll in private lessons to ensure that there is availability and also to insure that your schedule matches that of the teaching artist. Diane McNaron has appeared in recital, cabaret, oratorio and opera throughout the US and in Germany, Austria, Italy and Australia. She produces and appears with two Cabaret troupes and has directed over 40 opera, cabaret and musical theatre productions. Diane earned an M.M. from Florida State University and did post graduate work at Indiana University. Now based in Birmingham, AL, she has received grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Lowder Foundation and is a member of the National Association of Teachers Singing.
16 years to Adult
September 7 to November 30, 2017 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12-8pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $720
Capacity: 50



Private Lessons - Voice (1/2 Semester)
Please email artplay@uab.edu before you enroll in private lessons to ensure that there is availability and also to insure that your schedule matches that of the teaching artist. Diane McNaron has appeared in recital, cabaret, oratorio and opera throughout the US and in Germany, Austria, Italy and Australia. She produces and appears with two Cabaret troupes and has directed over 40 opera, cabaret and musical theatre productions. Diane earned an M.M. from Florida State University and did post graduate work at Indiana University. Now based in Birmingham, AL, she has received grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Lowder Foundation and is a member of the National Association of Teachers Singing.
16 to Adult
September 7 to September 30, 2017 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12-8pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $360 per 1/2 semester
Capacity: 50



Private Percussion
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
September 11 to November 27, 2017 Mondays
Meeting Time: 3-6pm
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $360
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Full Semester
With Susan McCain

September 6 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3-5pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 660.00
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Half Semester
With Susan McCain

September 6 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3-5pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 420.00
Capacity: 10


Adult Classes

Intermediate Knitting
(Sign up for Beginning and Intermediate Knitting for a discounted rate of $200) Advanced knitters will choose a project to complete that may include: a garment, a blanket, a shawl, socks, or gloves. Students will develop skills such as fitting garments using shaping techniques, knitting in the round, garment construction and advanced blocking.
16 - Adult
October 18 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teaching Artist: Mary Kaiser
Class Cost: $140 + Supplies
Capacity: 12



Private Lessons - Voice (Full semester)
Please email artplay@uab.edu before you enroll in private lessons to ensure that there is availability and also to insure that your schedule matches that of the teaching artist. Diane McNaron has appeared in recital, cabaret, oratorio and opera throughout the US and in Germany, Austria, Italy and Australia. She produces and appears with two Cabaret troupes and has directed over 40 opera, cabaret and musical theatre productions. Diane earned an M.M. from Florida State University and did post graduate work at Indiana University. Now based in Birmingham, AL, she has received grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Lowder Foundation and is a member of the National Association of Teachers Singing.
16 years to Adult
September 7 to November 30, 2017 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12-8pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $720
Capacity: 50



Private Lessons - Voice (1/2 Semester)
Please email artplay@uab.edu before you enroll in private lessons to ensure that there is availability and also to insure that your schedule matches that of the teaching artist. Diane McNaron has appeared in recital, cabaret, oratorio and opera throughout the US and in Germany, Austria, Italy and Australia. She produces and appears with two Cabaret troupes and has directed over 40 opera, cabaret and musical theatre productions. Diane earned an M.M. from Florida State University and did post graduate work at Indiana University. Now based in Birmingham, AL, she has received grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Lowder Foundation and is a member of the National Association of Teachers Singing.
16 to Adult
September 7 to September 30, 2017 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12-8pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $360 per 1/2 semester
Capacity: 50



Private Percussion
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
September 11 to November 27, 2017 Mondays
Meeting Time: 3-6pm
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $360
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Full Semester
With Susan McCain

September 6 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3-5pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 660.00
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Half Semester
With Susan McCain

September 6 to November 22, 2017 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3-5pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 420.00
Capacity: 10