Pre-K Classes

Highlands UMC - 2 Years (Section A)
Age 2
September 06 to November 29, 2016 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 3:45 - 4:15pm
Teaching Artist: Amanda Vazquez Henson
Class Cost: 125.00
Capacity: FULL



Highlands UMC - 3 Years (Section B)
Age 3
September 06 to November 29, 2016 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 3:15 - 3:45pm
Teaching Artist Amanda Vazquez Henson
Class Cost: 125.00
Capacity: 12



Highlands UMC - 4 Years (Section C)
Age 4
September 06 to November 29, 2016 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 2:30 - 3:15pm
Teaching Artist: Amanda Vazquez Henson
Class Cost: $125.00
Capacity: 10



Private Percussion - 5 Lessons
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Contact ArtPlay
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 10



Private Lessons - Guitar (30 Minutes)
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. Carlos Pino is a Jazz guitarist, composer and educator. A graduate from the University of Alabama (B.A.) and Rutgers University (M.M. in Jazz Studies), Carlos has shared the stage with Ellis Marsalis, Claudio Roditi, Oteil Burbridge, Col. Bruce Hampton and Bill Kruetzmann. He spends much of his time in musical theatre performing regularly with Red Mountain Theatre and Alabama Shakespeare Festival. In addition to performing, Carlos has been teaching guitar lessons privately for over a decade and is adjunct faculty (jazz guitar) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Ages 6 to Adult
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3 PM - 5 PM
Teaching Artist: Carlos Pino
Class Cost: $150 (5 Lessons)
Capacity: 100



Little Mozarts with Pat Billups
Child
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Contact ArtPlay
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist Pat Billups
Class Cost: $558
Capacity: 30



Private Lessons Voice- Diane McNaron (1/2 semester)

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Thursdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist Diane McNaron
Class Cost: 360.00
Capacity: 20



Private Piano Lesson- Pat Billups

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Wenesdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: Please Call for Availability
Capacity: 20



Private Piano Lessons- Pat Billups (45 min)
All
September 06 to December 02, 2016
Meeting Time:
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: 630
Capacity: 20


Elementary and Middle Classes

ArtPlay and Theatre UAB Musical Theatre Workshop
Join Theatre UAB's own Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theatre. Build your audition book, develop a character, create a resume, explore tech, this workshop will cover a lot of ground. Our workshop will be held on one Saturday a month and will culminate with a trip to NYC in March/April (trip costs not included in registration) There is also a showcase for friends and family in May at the Alys Stephens Center. Also included in the workshop price is an opportunity to see two theatre UAB and one Alys Stephens Center production.
Ages 12 - 18
September 24 to May 06, 2017 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10am - 3pm
Teaching Artist: Valerie Accetta
Class Cost: $375
Capacity: 20



Acting Out Theatre Workshop - Section A
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 - 9
September 10 to November 12, 2016 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10am - 11am
Teaching Artist: Darrell Revel
Class Cost: $130
Capacity: 15



Comic, Character, Creation
Learn the basics of cartooning and rendering characters of a wide variety, from caricatures to comic books. Students will learn to recreate existing characters or design one from their own imagination and bring it to life. Price includes materials.
Ages 10 - 14
September 07 to November 09, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 5-6pm
Teaching Artist: Bo Hughins
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 10



Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
April 09 to January 01, 2019
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited



Private Percussion - 5 Lessons
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Contact ArtPlay
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 10



Private Lessons - Guitar (30 Minutes)
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. Carlos Pino is a Jazz guitarist, composer and educator. A graduate from the University of Alabama (B.A.) and Rutgers University (M.M. in Jazz Studies), Carlos has shared the stage with Ellis Marsalis, Claudio Roditi, Oteil Burbridge, Col. Bruce Hampton and Bill Kruetzmann. He spends much of his time in musical theatre performing regularly with Red Mountain Theatre and Alabama Shakespeare Festival. In addition to performing, Carlos has been teaching guitar lessons privately for over a decade and is adjunct faculty (jazz guitar) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Ages 6 to Adult
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3 PM - 5 PM
Teaching Artist: Carlos Pino
Class Cost: $150 (5 Lessons)
Capacity: 100



Little Mozarts with Pat Billups
Child
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Contact ArtPlay
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist Pat Billups
Class Cost: $558
Capacity: 30



Private Piano Lesson- Pat Billups

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Wenesdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: Please Call for Availability
Capacity: 20



Private Lessons Voice- Diane McNaron (1/2 semester)

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Thursdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist Diane McNaron
Class Cost: 360.00
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 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Thursdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: 720.
Capacity: 50



Private Piano Lessons- Pat Billups (45 min)
All
September 06 to December 02, 2016
Meeting Time:
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: 630
Capacity: 20


High School Classes

Intermediate Hand-Sewing
Have you tried your hand at embroidery or cross-stitch? Have you made a quilt or two? If you've got a love for fabrics and hand work and you are savvy with the principles of sewing, you are ready to turn your skills into a work of art. In this class, you will create a wall-hanging using fabric-folding, appliqué, Sashiko and other textile techniques. Turn those long-lost home-ec skills into unique fiber art in this 6 week class.
Ages 16 - Adult
October 19 to November 23, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 8pm
Teaching Artist: Lillis Taylor
Class Cost: $130.00
Capacity: 10



ArtPlay and Theatre UAB Musical Theatre Workshop
Join Theatre UAB's own Valerie Accetta and ArtPlay as you explore the world of musical theatre. Build your audition book, develop a character, create a resume, explore tech, this workshop will cover a lot of ground. Our workshop will be held on one Saturday a month and will culminate with a trip to NYC in March/April (trip costs not included in registration) There is also a showcase for friends and family in May at the Alys Stephens Center. Also included in the workshop price is an opportunity to see two theatre UAB and one Alys Stephens Center production.
Ages 12 - 18
September 24 to May 06, 2017 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10am - 3pm
Teaching Artist: Valerie Accetta
Class Cost: $375
Capacity: 20



Comic, Character, Creation
Learn the basics of cartooning and rendering characters of a wide variety, from caricatures to comic books. Students will learn to recreate existing characters or design one from their own imagination and bring it to life. Price includes materials.
Ages 10 - 14
September 07 to November 09, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 5-6pm
Teaching Artist: Bo Hughins
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 10



Improvisational Comedy for Teens
This class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improv, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence, and build strong comedic scenes together out of thin air.
Ages 13 - 17
September 12 to October 31, 2016 Mondays
Meeting Time: 5-6pm
Teaching Artist: Christopher Davis
Class Cost: $160
Capacity: 12



The Acting Studios for Young Actors
The class follows legendary Lee Stasberg’s design, beginning with Sensory work – heart of the Method – followed by scene and character development to empower the actor.
Ages 14 - 18
September 07 to October 26, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 5-6pm
Teaching Artist: Susan McCain
Class Cost: $160
Capacity: 12



Beginning Charcoal and Soft Pastel
ArtPlay delights when teaching artists teach their passion, now you can join local teaching artist Andy Jordan as he guides you through the basics of working with charcoal and soft pastels. New images come to life as you explore new techniques and create new works of art. Perfect for a beginner!
Ages 16 - Adult
September 06 to November 08, 2016 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 8pm
Teaching Artist: Andy Jordan
Class Cost: $200.00 + materials
Capacity: 10



Rhythm and Moves
This fun and unconventional adult dance class will contain a colorful blend of styles influenced by street dance, new style and popular music. Lively choreography will be taught during each class, then danced a few times though with all the style and flavor you can muster! If you’ve ever daydreamed of dancing alongside your favorite music artists in a video, join us!
16 to Adult
September 06 to November 22, 2016 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 5:30-6:30 PM
Teaching Artist: Ashley Booker
Class Cost: $160
Capacity: 15



Private Percussion - 5 Lessons
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Contact ArtPlay
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 10



Private Lessons - Guitar (30 Minutes)
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. Carlos Pino is a Jazz guitarist, composer and educator. A graduate from the University of Alabama (B.A.) and Rutgers University (M.M. in Jazz Studies), Carlos has shared the stage with Ellis Marsalis, Claudio Roditi, Oteil Burbridge, Col. Bruce Hampton and Bill Kruetzmann. He spends much of his time in musical theatre performing regularly with Red Mountain Theatre and Alabama Shakespeare Festival. In addition to performing, Carlos has been teaching guitar lessons privately for over a decade and is adjunct faculty (jazz guitar) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Ages 6 to Adult
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3 PM - 5 PM
Teaching Artist: Carlos Pino
Class Cost: $150 (5 Lessons)
Capacity: 100



Little Mozarts with Pat Billups
Child
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Contact ArtPlay
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist Pat Billups
Class Cost: $558
Capacity: 30



Private Piano Lesson- Pat Billups

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Wenesdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: Please Call for Availability
Capacity: 20



Private Lessons Voice- Diane McNaron (1/2 semester)

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Thursdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist Diane McNaron
Class Cost: 360.00
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 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Thursdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: 720.
Capacity: 50



Private Piano Lessons- Pat Billups (45 min)
All
September 06 to December 02, 2016
Meeting Time:
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: 630
Capacity: 20


Adult Classes

Get Up, Stand Up.... Comedy
Is your life full of good material? Have you ever had the dream of performing your own comedy set in front of an audience? Join local stand up and actor Christopher Davis as he guides you through the process of creating your own material for a stand up! While he can't teach you to be funny, he can teach you methods of delivery, elements of writing your own material and the joy of taking risks.
Adults
September 12 to November 14, 2016 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 8pm
Teaching Artist: Christopher Davis
Class Cost: $200
Capacity: 10



The Acting Studios
The class follows legendary Lee Stasberg’s design, beginning with Sensory work – heart of the Method – followed by scene and character development to empower the actor.
Adult
September 07 to October 26, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 8pm
Teaching Artist: Susan McCain
Class Cost: $180
Capacity: 13



Beginning Charcoal and Soft Pastel
ArtPlay delights when teaching artists teach their passion, now you can join local teaching artist Andy Jordan as he guides you through the basics of working with charcoal and soft pastels. New images come to life as you explore new techniques and create new works of art. Perfect for a beginner!
Ages 16 - Adult
September 06 to November 08, 2016 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 8pm
Teaching Artist: Andy Jordan
Class Cost: $200.00 + materials
Capacity: 10



Intermediate Hand-Sewing
Have you tried your hand at embroidery or cross-stitch? Have you made a quilt or two? If you've got a love for fabrics and hand work and you are savvy with the principles of sewing, you are ready to turn your skills into a work of art. In this class, you will create a wall-hanging using fabric-folding, appliqué, Sashiko and other textile techniques. Turn those long-lost home-ec skills into unique fiber art in this 6 week class.
Ages 16 - Adult
October 19 to November 23, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 8pm
Teaching Artist: Lillis Taylor
Class Cost: $130.00
Capacity: 10



Rhythm and Moves
This fun and unconventional adult dance class will contain a colorful blend of styles influenced by street dance, new style and popular music. Lively choreography will be taught during each class, then danced a few times though with all the style and flavor you can muster! If you’ve ever daydreamed of dancing alongside your favorite music artists in a video, join us!
16 to Adult
September 06 to November 22, 2016 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 5:30-6:30 PM
Teaching Artist: Ashley Booker
Class Cost: $160
Capacity: 15



Back to the Uke-ture
For Returning Uke Students
Adults
September 12 to November 14, 2016 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6:30 - 7:30pm
Teaching Artist: Mary Elizabeth Neal
Class Cost: $100.00
Capacity: 20



Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
April 09 to January 01, 2019
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited



Private Piano Lesson- Pat Billups

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Wenesdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: Please Call for Availability
Capacity: 20



Private Percussion - 5 Lessons
Emanual Elinas - Please call for availability
Call for Availability
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Contact ArtPlay
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Instructor: Emanual Ellinas
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 10



Private Lessons - Guitar (30 Minutes)
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. Carlos Pino is a Jazz guitarist, composer and educator. A graduate from the University of Alabama (B.A.) and Rutgers University (M.M. in Jazz Studies), Carlos has shared the stage with Ellis Marsalis, Claudio Roditi, Oteil Burbridge, Col. Bruce Hampton and Bill Kruetzmann. He spends much of his time in musical theatre performing regularly with Red Mountain Theatre and Alabama Shakespeare Festival. In addition to performing, Carlos has been teaching guitar lessons privately for over a decade and is adjunct faculty (jazz guitar) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Ages 6 to Adult
September 06 to December 02, 2016 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 3 PM - 5 PM
Teaching Artist: Carlos Pino
Class Cost: $150 (5 Lessons)
Capacity: 100



Private Lessons Voice- Diane McNaron (1/2 semester)

September 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Thursdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist Diane McNaron
Class Cost: 360.00
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 06 to December 02, 2016 Tuesdays and Thursdays
Meeting Time: Contact ArtPlay
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: 720.
Capacity: 50



Private Piano Lessons- Pat Billups (45 min)
All
September 06 to December 02, 2016
Meeting Time:
Instructor: Pat Billups
Class Cost: 630
Capacity: 20