Available Classes

Pre-K

Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
February 1 to July 31, 2020
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited


Elementary and Middle School

Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
February 1 to July 31, 2020
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited



The Formidable Dancer
In this class, students will focus on dance techniques used in musical theatre auditions and productions. Students will learn what directors and choreographers are looking for in auditions, will discuss proper audition attire and etiquette, learn tips on how to pick up combinations quickly and explore different styles of theatre dance. Students will also learn the importance of knowing the characters and the plot line in order to make their dancing an extension of the story. Most importantly they will have a lot of fun!
Ages 10-18
February 1 to April 11, 2020 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 11-12:30 PM
Teaching Artist: Reid Watson
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 15



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.
All
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $770
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
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $385 per 1/2 semester
Capacity: 50


High School

Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
February 1 to July 31, 2020
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited



The Formidable Dancer
In this class, students will focus on dance techniques used in musical theatre auditions and productions. Students will learn what directors and choreographers are looking for in auditions, will discuss proper audition attire and etiquette, learn tips on how to pick up combinations quickly and explore different styles of theatre dance. Students will also learn the importance of knowing the characters and the plot line in order to make their dancing an extension of the story. Most importantly they will have a lot of fun!
Ages 10-18
February 1 to April 11, 2020 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 11-12:30 PM
Teaching Artist: Reid Watson
Class Cost: $150
Capacity: 15



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.
All
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $770
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
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $385 per 1/2 semester
Capacity: 50


Adult

Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
February 1 to July 31, 2020
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited



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.
All
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $770
Capacity: 50



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.
All
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $770
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
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $385 per 1/2 semester
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
January 23 to April 23, 2020 Thursdays
Meeting Time: Call for Info
Teaching Artist: Diane McNaron
Class Cost: $385 per 1/2 semester
Capacity: 50


Summer Camp

Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
February 1 to July 31, 2020
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited



2020 Musical Theatre Camp A - Disney's Jungle Book, Kids
Ages 7-12
June 1 to June 12, 2020 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Director Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $420
Capacity: FULL



2020 Musical Theatre Camp B- Disney's Frozen, Kids
Ages 9-14
June 15 to June 26, 2020 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:30pm
Director Valerie Lemmons
Class Cost: $420
Capacity: FULL



2020 Musical Theatre Camp C - Sister Act, Jr.
Ages 12-18
July 6 to July 24, 2020 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 4:00pm
Director Reid Watson
Class Cost: $580
Capacity: 50



Discovering the Visual Arts - Camp 1
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.
Ages 7-12
June 22 to June 26, 2020 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:00pm
Teaching Artists TBA
Class Cost: $250.00
Capacity: 21



Discovering the Visual Arts - Camp 2
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.
Ages 7-12
July 13 to July 17, 2020 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:00pm
Teaching Artists TBA
Class Cost: $250.00
Capacity: 21



Discovering the Visual Arts- Camp 3
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.
Ages 7-12
July 27 to July 31, 2020 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3:00pm
Teaching Artists TBA
Class Cost: $250.00
Capacity: 21


Workshop Classes

Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift
For Anyone
February 1 to July 31, 2020
Meeting Time:

Class Cost: 200
Capacity: Unlimited



Painting Between the Wines: Pet Portraits
We all know that your pet is your best friend and now is a chance to show them off! Enjoy a glass of wine while you paint your furry friend under the guidance of our incredible teaching artist, Ms. Mary Jane Coker. Participants will need to be signed up no later than one week ahead of the workshop in order for us to adequately prepare their canvas.
Adult- 21 and older
April 25 to April 25, 2020 Saturday
Meeting Time: 4-6 PM
Teaching Artist: Mary Jane Coker
Class Cost: $30
Capacity: 20