Available Classes

Pre-K

Creative Movement
Get a move on! Young movers and shakers will explore creativity through movement to music and rhythms. Activities in this class will promote body and sensory awareness, physical fitness and self-esteem.
Ages 3-5
February 27 to April 10, 2023 Mondays
Meeting Time: 4pm- 4:45pm
Teaching Artist: Holly Herzfeld
Class Cost: $80
Capacity: 15



Visual Arts Start
Let's get those creative minds going! In this class with Ms. Alecia, our smallest artists will explore color and art through a variety of mini projects. Guardians help in creating and what's more fun than that?
Ages 3-5
March 1 to April 12, 2023 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Teaching Artist Alecia Martinez
Class Cost: $60.00
Capacity: 15



Infant and Toddler Music With Mr. Henry - Harris Early Learning
This is for the winter/spring semester of 2023. Classes will run for 16 weeks starting in January.

January 1 to May 30, 2023 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: Various
Teaching Artist: Henry Scott
Class Cost: $65
Capacity: 150



2 Year Olds Music With Mr. Henry - Harris Early Learning
This is for the winter/spring semester of 2023. Classes will run for 16 weeks starting in January.
Child
January 1 to May 30, 2023 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: Various
Teaching Artist: Henry Scott
Class Cost: $70
Capacity: 150


Elementary and Middle School

The Art of Emotions
Join Director of UAB's Arts in Medicine, Kimberly Kirklin, and teaching Artist Alecia Martinez as we explore our emotions through visual art. Each week will explore an emotion and a visual art project will coincide with that emotion. This is the perfect class for children to understand that all emotions are valid and exploring them through art can be fun.
Ages 5 - 9
March 1 to April 12, 2023 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 5:15 - 6:15pm
Teaching Artists: Kimberly Kirklin & Alecia Martinez
Class Cost: 100
Capacity: 12



Hip Hop Dance
This wonderful dance class infuses the newest moves with classic steps. Join Jarvis as he uses his training in hip hop explore one of the dance world’s most exciting forms. Class will culminate in a final class demonstrating all techniques learned and is open to all parents and friends.
Ages 7 - 12
February 28 to March 11, 2023 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 5 - 6pm
Teaching Artist: Jarvis Ward
Class Cost: $125
Capacity: 15



Mindful Movement
In this class built for children, we will practice mindfulness and stress reduction through both stillness and movement. As a group, we will practice both self and group-regulation through a variety of movement and meditation techniques. We will engage in movement practices that explore physical awareness, resiliency, and social integration. Your child will learn self-soothing skills they can take home to use in their everyday lives. No dance experience required!
Ages 6-11
February 27 to April 10, 2023 Mondays
Meeting Time: 5pm - 6pm
Teaching Artist Holly Herzfeld
Class Cost: $65.00
Capacity: 12



2023 ArtPlay Kids Acting
Actor and educator Jennifer Salvant will guide participants through the basics of theatre. Students will learn theatre games, improvisation, monologues, scene work and voice & diction.
Ages 6 -12
March 4 to April 15, 2023 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10:15am - 11:15am
Teaching Artist: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $80
Capacity: 14


High School

Beginnning Tap
We’ve got the rhythm. Do you? ArtPlay is excited to offer this beginning tap class for you with musical theatre dynamo, Reid Watson. If “flap,” ‘buffalo,” and “shuffle” were not already in your vocabulary, they soon will be. You’ll be getting a nice exercise in with this wonderful six week introductory course.
Ages 16+
March 2 to April 13, 2023 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 6-7pm
Teaching Artist: Reid Watson
Class Cost: $100
Capacity: 13



Beginning Acting
Join ArtPlay teaching artist, Jennifer Salvant as you discover the wonders of acting. This class is for those that have always wanted to try acting class but have never taken that leap. This class is for those that want to explore public performance. This class is for those that are looking for a new Saturday adventure. Join Jennifer for a fun time!
16 - Adults
March 4 to April 15, 2023 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 9am - 10am
Teaching Artist: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $100
Capacity: 12


Adult

Mindful Movement - Adults
Learn more about yourselves and others through movement! Creating a nurturing space together, we will use improvisation and different movement techniques to explore our emotions and our identities. Expect to explore theories and aspects of authentic movement, modern dance, contact improvisation, and dance/movement therapy. This class will help you develop understandings of interpersonal connection, trust, gratitude, and kinesthetic empathy. We will also dabble a bit in other art forms such as visual arts, rhythm work, and music. No previous dance experience required!
Ages 16- Adult
February 27 to April 10, 2023 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Teaching Artist Holly Herzfeld
Class Cost: $65.00
Capacity: 15



2023 More Than Stand Up
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 developing stage presence. This class is great for people who are afraid of public speaking, required to do presentations or want to do stand-up.
Adults
February 28 to April 11, 2023 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 6:30pm - 8pm
Teaching Artist: Carla "The Truth" Youngblood
Class Cost: $120
Capacity: 15



Beginnning Tap
We’ve got the rhythm. Do you? ArtPlay is excited to offer this beginning tap class for you with musical theatre dynamo, Reid Watson. If “flap,” ‘buffalo,” and “shuffle” were not already in your vocabulary, they soon will be. You’ll be getting a nice exercise in with this wonderful six week introductory course.
Ages 16+
March 2 to April 13, 2023 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 6-7pm
Teaching Artist: Reid Watson
Class Cost: $100
Capacity: 13



The Art and Craft of Creative Nonfiction
Whether you want to document your family's history, publish a memoir, or start a blog, this class will give you the tools you need to write your stories with clarity and confidence. Over the course of six weeks, you'll receive instruction in the art and craft of writing creative nonfiction, be inspired by writing prompts, learn from giving and receiving constructive feedback, and enjoy in-class writing time and Q&A sessions. Attendees should bring their writing materials (laptop, tablet, pen and paper) to each class.
Adult
March 1 to April 12, 2023 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 6 - 8pm
Teaching Artist Audrey Atkins
Class Cost: $100
Capacity: 12



Beginning Acting
Join ArtPlay teaching artist, Jennifer Salvant as you discover the wonders of acting. This class is for those that have always wanted to try acting class but have never taken that leap. This class is for those that want to explore public performance. This class is for those that are looking for a new Saturday adventure. Join Jennifer for a fun time!
16 - Adults
March 4 to April 15, 2023 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 9am - 10am
Teaching Artist: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $100
Capacity: 12



Sew Special- Hand Quilting
This is a intermediate hand stitching quilting workshop. In this class, students will practice the tools of the trade, piecing techniques, quilting and binding by hand and come away with a finished quilted iPad/computer cover.
Adult
February 28 to March 21, 2023 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 6pm- 7:30pm
Teaching Artist Say Luv Studio- Jackie Kim
Class Cost: $125 plus materials
Capacity: 5


Summer Camp

2023 Discovering the Visual Arts Camp A
Our winning visual arts camp offers classes in drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts, and more! Each day offers a new discovery with the end of camp being their very own art show. Pre and post care options are available with early drop-off at 7:30 and pick-up no later than 5:30pm. This option will be added in May at an additional cost.
Ages 6 - 12
June 12 to June 16, 2023 Mon- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:00pm
Teaching Artists ArtPlay's Best
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 30



2023 Discovering the Visual Arts Camp B
Our winning visual arts camp offers classes in drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts, and more! Each day offers a new discovery with the end of camp being their very own art show. Pre and post care options are available with early drop-off at 7:30 and pick-up no later than 5:30pm. This option will be added in May at an additional cost.
Ages 6 - 12
June 26 to June 30, 2023 Mon- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:00pm
Teaching Artists ArtPlay's Best
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 30



2023 Discovering the Visual Arts Camp C
Our winning visual arts camp offers classes in drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts, and more! Each day offers a new discovery with the end of camp being their very own art show. Pre and post care options are available with early drop-off at 7:30 and pick-up no later than 5:30pm. This option will be added in May at an additional cost.
Ages 6 - 12
July 17 to July 21, 2023 Mon- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:00pm
Teaching Artists ArtPlay's Best
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 30



2023 Musical Theatre Camp 1: Seussical, Jr.
Rights are being secured for this camp's show currently. This camp is for ages 10 - 16.
Ages 10 - 16
June 5 to June 16, 2023 Mon- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Director: Reid Watson
Class Cost: $475
Capacity: 40



2023 Musical Theatre Camp 2: Magic Treehouse- Pirates Past Noon
Rights are being secured for this summer show. Ages for this camp are 6 - 12 years old.
Ages 6 - 12
June 20 to June 30, 2023 Mon- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Director: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $475
Capacity: 40



2023 Musical Theatre Camp 3
Rights are being secured for this camp's show. Ages for this camp are 12 - 18 years old.
Ages 12 - 18
July 10 to July 28, 2023 Mon- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 4:00pm
Director: Reid Watson
Class Cost: $600
Capacity: 40


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