Available Classes

Pre-K Classes

Little Mozarts with Pat Billups
Child
January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4-8 pm
Teaching Artist Pat Billups
Class Cost: $558
Capacity: 30



Private Piano Lessons- Pat Billups (45 min)
All
January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4 - 8 pm
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: 452
Capacity: 20



Private Percussion
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
January 22 to April 16, 2018 Mondays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $360
Capacity: 10


Elementary and Middle Classes

ArtPlay Kids Acting
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 & diction. Best of all, the children will get a chance to showcase their newly developed skills when the workshop culminates with a Showcase Production open to all parents and friends.
Ages 7 - 12
February 3 to April 14, 2018 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10- 11 am
Teaching Artist: Darrell Revel
Class Cost: $160.00
Capacity: 14



Private Acting Lessons- Full Semester
With Susan McCain

January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 660.00
Capacity: 10



Little Mozarts with Pat Billups
Child
January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4-8 pm
Teaching Artist Pat Billups
Class Cost: $558
Capacity: 30



Private Piano Lessons- Pat Billups (45 min)
All
January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4 - 8 pm
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: 452
Capacity: 20



Private Percussion
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
January 22 to April 16, 2018 Mondays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $360
Capacity: 10



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
January 18 to April 12, 2018 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12 - 8 pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $720
Capacity: 50



Musical Theatre Camp 1: Magic Tree House, "The Knight at Dawn"
Campers will be introduced to the world of musical theater with a variety of fun classes. Lessons will include theater games, improvisation, warmups, dance, vocal exercises, voice and diction, terminology, acting, and stage production. Most exciting of all is developing a character and rehearsing for a fully staged musical production on stage at the Alys Stephens Center just for family and friends at the end of camp. The camp features one week at ArtPlay, and one week on stage in the Alys Stephens Center’s beautiful Sirote Theatre. Directed by Jennifer Salvant.
Ages 7 - 12
June 4 to June 15, 2018 June 4 - 15
Meeting Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
Director: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $400.00
Capacity: 40



Musical Theatre Camp 2: The Little Mermaid, Jr.
Campers will be introduced to the world of musical theater with a variety of fun classes. Lessons will include theater games, improvisation, warmups, dance, vocal exercises, voice and diction, terminology, acting, and stage production. Most exciting of all is developing a character and rehearsing for a fully staged musical production at the Alys Stephens Center just for family and friends at the end of camp. The camp features one week at ArtPlay, and one week on stage in the Alys Stephens Center’s beautiful Sirote Theatre. Directed by Valerie Lemmons.
Ages 7 - 12
June 18 to June 29, 2018 June 18 - 29
Meeting Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
Director: Valerie Lemmons
Class Cost: $400.00
Capacity: FULL



Musical Theatre Master Camp: Shrek, Jr.
Camp three is ArtPlay’s three-week camp, which offers older campers an extra week of exciting classes leading up to the final performance. This camp is a great opportunity for young actors. Participants will enjoy a week exploring improvisation, musical theater dance, voice, character development, acting and auditioning. The camp features one week at ArtPlay, and two weeks on stage in the Alys Stephens Center’s beautiful Sirote Theater. Directed by Reid Watson.
Ages 10 - 18
July 9 to July 27, 2018 July 9 - 27
Meeting Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
Director Reid Watson
Class Cost: $580.00
Capacity: 45



Discovering the Visual Arts Camp - A
ArtPlay’s award-winning visual arts camp offers classes in drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts and more. Each day offers a new discovery, and at the end of camp, participants can celebrate with their very own art show.
Ages 7 - 12
June 25 to June 29, 2018 June 25 - 29
Meeting Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Class Cost: $250.00
Capacity: 20



Discovering the Visual Arts Camp - B
ArtPlay’s award-winning visual arts camp offers classes in drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts and more. Each day offers a new discovery, and at the end of camp, participants can celebrate with their very own art show.
Ages 7 - 12
July 16 to July 20, 2018 July 16 - 20
Meeting Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Class Cost: $250.00
Capacity: FULL


High School Classes

Private Piano Lessons- Pat Billups (45 min)
All
January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4 - 8 pm
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: 452
Capacity: 20



Private Percussion
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
January 22 to April 16, 2018 Mondays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $360
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Full Semester
With Susan McCain

January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 660.00
Capacity: 10



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
January 18 to April 12, 2018 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12 - 8 pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $720
Capacity: 50



Musical Theatre Master Camp: Shrek, Jr.
Camp three is ArtPlay’s three-week camp, which offers older campers an extra week of exciting classes leading up to the final performance. This camp is a great opportunity for young actors. Participants will enjoy a week exploring improvisation, musical theater dance, voice, character development, acting and auditioning. The camp features one week at ArtPlay, and two weeks on stage in the Alys Stephens Center’s beautiful Sirote Theater. Directed by Reid Watson.
Ages 10 - 18
July 9 to July 27, 2018 July 9 - 27
Meeting Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
Director Reid Watson
Class Cost: $580.00
Capacity: 45


Adult Classes

Latin Social Dance- Drop In
Led by Cuban dance master Sergio Rodriguez, this vibrant class will teach various Latin social dance forms, including salsa, merengue, bachata, and cha cha cha. Students will learn how to understand and feel the movements according to the respective music and rhythm styles – both individually and with a partner. Sergio will give cultural context to each of the dance forms. Everyone is welcome – you do not need a partner or previous dance knowledge. This is a perfect introduction to the social dance scene in Birmingham.
16-Adult
February 3 to April 28, 2018 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10 AM- 12:30 PM
Instructor: Sergio Rodriguez
Class Cost: $15
Capacity: 20



Private Percussion
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
January 22 to April 16, 2018 Mondays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $360
Capacity: 10



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
January 18 to April 12, 2018 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 12 - 8 pm
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $720
Capacity: 50



Private Acting Lessons- Full Semester
With Susan McCain

January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 660.00
Capacity: 10



Private Acting Lessons- Full Semester
With Susan McCain

January 17 to April 11, 2018 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4-6 pm
Instructor: Susan McCain
Class Cost: 660.00
Capacity: 10