Available Classes

Pre-K

Creative Movement - Spring
Students will learn foundations of dance through movement, imagination, and music/sound. They will explore basic problem solving, gaining confidence working with peers, repetition in movement to build muscle memory, and rhythmic exploration built into adventures of all shapes and sizes.
Ages 3-4
March 6 to May 1, 2024 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4:30 - 5:00 pm
Teaching Artist: Kendra Giles
Class Cost: $80
Capacity: 10



Music Together—Caregiver and Child Class
This fun sing and move-along class is perfect opportunity to share their first music class together. Singing with Mr. Henry (of Vocabby's World) is a perfect opportunity to learn new words and introduce new songs into their life.
Caregiver and Children Birth to 2
March 5 to April 30, 2024 Tuesdays
Meeting Time: 1:30pm - 2pm
Teaching Artist: Henry Scott
Class Cost: $85
Capacity: 12



Dance With Me - Caregiver & Child Class
These classes focus on basic movement skills, a multi-sensory and playful environment, and the loving bond between caregiver and child.
Birth to 2 years old with caregiver
March 7 to May 2, 2024 Thursdays
Meeting Time: 11 - 11:45am
Teaching Artist: Joanna Hardy-West
Class Cost: $80
Capacity: 10



2 Year Olds Music With Mr. Henry - Harris Early Learning
This is for the spring semester of 2024. Classes will run for 16 weeks starting in January.
Child
January 1 to May 29, 2024 Monday & Wednesday
Meeting Time: Various
Teaching Artist: Henry Scott
Class Cost: $70
Capacity: 150



3/Prek Music With Mr. Henry - Harris Early Learning
This is registration for music with Mr. Henry at Harris Early Learning.
Child
January 1 to May 29, 2024 Monday & Wednesday
Meeting Time: Various
Teaching Artist: Henry Scott
Class Cost: $75
Capacity: 150


Elementary and Middle School

Teen Exploration of Acting
Class includes ensemble-building exercises, improvisation games, script analysis, and scene work.  
Ages 12 - 15
April 3 to May 8, 2024 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6:15 - 7:15pm
Teaching Artist: David Strickland
Class Cost: $75
Capacity: 10



Teen Playwriting
Learn how to turn your unique ideas into a play. We’ll work from conception to complete draft, resulting in a one-act play.
Ages 13 - 18
April 3 to May 8, 2024 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4:45 - 5:45pm
Teaching Artist: David Strickland
Class Cost: $70
Capacity: 8



Spring Theatre Class Combo
Begin with Kids Acting with Ms. Jennifer and go straight into Musical Theatre with Mr. Reid. It's back to back classes in theatre! Discounted prices for both!
Ages 7 - 12
March 9 to May 4, 2024 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10am - 12pm
Teaching Artists: Jennifer Salvant and Reid Watson
Class Cost: $175
Capacity: 15



Spring 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 9 to May 4, 2024 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 10 - 10:55am
Teaching Artist: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $95
Capacity: 14



Spring Musical Theatre Basics
Students will be immersed in the world of musical theatre through song, dance, acting, and everything needed for the stage. Through these cooperative ensemble activities, elementary aged students will increase their confidence, sense of camaraderie, and the understanding of basic theatre techniques. All levels of experience are encouraged to join, whether you are brand new to theatre or an accomplished thespian. If your passion is to perform then this is the course for you!
Ages 6-12
March 9 to May 4, 2024 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 11am - 12pm
Teaching Artist: Reid Watson
Class Cost: $95
Capacity: 12



Drawing Exploration
This fun class with Sam will allow students to explore various drawing materials, mediums and processes influenced by historical and contemporary artists and processes.
Ages 7 - 12
March 4 to April 29, 2024 Mondays
Meeting Time: 4pm - 5pm
Teaching Artist: Sam Roberts
Class Cost: $85
Capacity: 12



Beginner Ballet
Beginning ballet students are introduced to classical ballet, fundamental positions and movements to build their foundation for dance.
Ages 5 to 6
March 6 to May 1, 2024 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 5:15pm - 6pm
Teaching Artist: Kendra Giles
Class Cost: $90
Capacity: 12



Family-Friendly Contact Improvisation
Intergenerational Contact Improvisation (parent and child encouraged!) is a form of partnered dance where participants explore their relationship with others through movement, energy awareness and sharing weight and touch.
Ages 8 to Adult
March 16 to March 16, 2024 Saturday
Meeting Time: 10am - 12pm
Teaching Artist Holly Herzfeld
Class Cost: $25
Capacity: 18



Spring Break Camp
Spring into creativity at ArtPlay’s Spring Break Camp! Campers are invited to join us in a week of artistic inspiration, where creativity takes center stage! Kids will embark on a journey of dynamic theater games that unlock their storytelling prowess, explore the joy of movement through expressive dance sessions, and spark their imagination with a mix of fun and exciting art activities! Led by experienced instructors, this unique fusion of body movement, theater, and art promises a week filled with laughter, imagination, and artistic discovery!
Ages: 7-12
March 25 to March 29, 2024 Monday- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am- 4pm
Teaching Artist: ArtPlay's Finest
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 20



Spring Break Camp- Extended Care
ArtPlay's Spring Break Camp will provide extended care options for working parents. Drop off as early as 7:30am and pick up no later than 5:30pm.
Ages: 7-12
March 25 to March 29, 2024 Monday- Friday
Meeting Time: Drop-off at 7:30am & Pick-up at 5:30pm
ArtPlay Staff
Class Cost: $75.00
Capacity: 20


High School

Teen Playwriting
Learn how to turn your unique ideas into a play. We’ll work from conception to complete draft, resulting in a one-act play.
Ages 13 - 18
April 3 to May 8, 2024 Wednesdays
Meeting Time: 4:45 - 5:45pm
Teaching Artist: David Strickland
Class Cost: $70
Capacity: 8



Teen Exploration of Acting
Class includes ensemble-building exercises, improvisation games, script analysis, and scene work.  
Ages 12 - 15
April 3 to May 8, 2024 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6:15 - 7:15pm
Teaching Artist: David Strickland
Class Cost: $75
Capacity: 10



Family-Friendly Contact Improvisation
Intergenerational Contact Improvisation (parent and child encouraged!) is a form of partnered dance where participants explore their relationship with others through movement, energy awareness and sharing weight and touch.
Ages 8 to Adult
March 16 to March 16, 2024 Saturday
Meeting Time: 10am - 12pm
Teaching Artist Holly Herzfeld
Class Cost: $25
Capacity: 18



Contact Improvisation
Contact Improvisation is a form of partnered dance where movers interact with one another through movement, energy awareness and sharing weight.
Ages 16 - Adult
March 16 to March 16, 2024 Saturday
Meeting Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Teaching Artist: Holly Herzfeld
Class Cost: $25
Capacity: 20



Mixed Media/Experimental Drawing
Explore fundamentals, techniques, and processes to expand ideals of drawing and interdisciplinary art.
Ages 16 - Adult
March 4 to April 29, 2024 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 7:30pm
Teaching Artist: Sam Roberts
Class Cost: $90
Capacity: 12



Spring 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 and are looking for a new Saturday adventure. Join Jennifer for a fun time!
16 - Adults
March 9 to May 4, 2024 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 9am - 10am
Teaching Artist: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $100
Capacity: 12



Art for the Non-Artist
Students will be gently guided into some sketchbook activities and asked to keep a sketchbook/creativity journal. We will engage in some process based, intuitive creative exercises to help folks get out of the idea of what "art" should be and into a creative habit. Some of the things we'll do will include collage, some printmaking, abstract painting. At the end, students will have started their sketchbook/creative journal and will have some basic, easy techniques they can use on their own. List of supplies to purchase will be provided before classes start
Ages 16 - Adult
April 13 to May 18, 2024 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 1pm - 3pm
Teaching Artist: Briana Payne
Class Cost: $180
Capacity: 12


Adult

Adult Playwriting
Learn the steps to write a play! By the end of the course, participants will have a one-act play and class will culminate with a table read where the work becomes living, breathing theatre.
Adults
April 1 to May 20, 2024 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 7:30pm
Teaching Artist: David Strickland
Class Cost: $95
Capacity: 7



Art for the Non-Artist
Students will be gently guided into some sketchbook activities and asked to keep a sketchbook/creativity journal. We will engage in some process based, intuitive creative exercises to help folks get out of the idea of what "art" should be and into a creative habit. Some of the things we'll do will include collage, some printmaking, abstract painting. At the end, students will have started their sketchbook/creative journal and will have some basic, easy techniques they can use on their own. List of supplies to purchase will be provided before classes start
Ages 16 - Adult
April 13 to May 18, 2024 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 1pm - 3pm
Teaching Artist: Briana Payne
Class Cost: $180
Capacity: 12



Spring 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 and are looking for a new Saturday adventure. Join Jennifer for a fun time!
16 - Adults
March 9 to May 4, 2024 Saturdays
Meeting Time: 9am - 10am
Teaching Artist: Jennifer Salvant
Class Cost: $100
Capacity: 12



Contact Improvisation
Contact Improvisation is a form of partnered dance where movers interact with one another through movement, energy awareness and sharing weight.
Ages 16 - Adult
March 16 to March 16, 2024 Saturday
Meeting Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Teaching Artist: Holly Herzfeld
Class Cost: $25
Capacity: 20



Mixed Media/Experimental Drawing
Explore fundamentals, techniques, and processes to expand ideals of drawing and interdisciplinary art.
Ages 16 - Adult
March 4 to April 29, 2024 Mondays
Meeting Time: 6pm - 7:30pm
Teaching Artist: Sam Roberts
Class Cost: $90
Capacity: 12


Summer Camp

Spring Break Camp
Spring into creativity at ArtPlay’s Spring Break Camp! Campers are invited to join us in a week of artistic inspiration, where creativity takes center stage! Kids will embark on a journey of dynamic theater games that unlock their storytelling prowess, explore the joy of movement through expressive dance sessions, and spark their imagination with a mix of fun and exciting art activities! Led by experienced instructors, this unique fusion of body movement, theater, and art promises a week filled with laughter, imagination, and artistic discovery!
Ages: 7-12
March 25 to March 29, 2024 Monday- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am- 4pm
Teaching Artist: ArtPlay's Finest
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 20



Spring Break Camp- Extended Care
ArtPlay's Spring Break Camp will provide extended care options for working parents. Drop off as early as 7:30am and pick up no later than 5:30pm.
Ages: 7-12
March 25 to March 29, 2024 Monday- Friday
Meeting Time: Drop- off at 7:30am & Pick- up at 5:30pm
ArtPlay Staff
Class Cost: $75.00
Capacity: 20



2024 MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP 1 - DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR
Campers will be introduced to many aspects of musical theatre with a variety of fun classes. They learn theatre games, improvisation, warm-ups, dance, vocal exercises, voice & diction, terminology, acting and stage production, all the while developing a character and rehearsing for a full staged musical production at the end of camp.
Ages: 10-16
June 3 to June 14, 2024 Monday- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am- 4pm
Director: ArtPlay's Finest
Class Cost: $525.00
Capacity: 46



2024 MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP 2 - DISNEY'S FINDING NEMO
Campers will be introduced to many aspects of musical theatre with a variety of fun classes. They learn theatre games, improvisation, warm-ups, dance, vocal exercises, voice & diction, terminology, acting and stage production, all the while developing a character and rehearsing for a full staged musical production at the end of camp. ******Please Note: UAB is closed Wednesday, June 19, 2024 for Juneteenth! Hours have been extended for this camp.
Ages: 7-12
June 17 to June 28, 2024 Monday- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 4:30pm
Director: ArtPlay's Finest
Class Cost: $525.00
Capacity: 46



2024 MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP 3 - FAME, JR.
Campers will be introduced to many aspects of musical theatre with a variety of fun classes. They learn theatre games, improvisation, warm-ups, dance, vocal exercises, voice & diction, terminology, acting and stage production, all the while developing a character and rehearsing for a full staged musical production at the end of camp.
Ages: 12-18
July 8 to July 26, 2024 Monday- Friday
Meeting Time: 9am- 4pm
Director: ArtPlay's Finest
Class Cost: $700.00
Capacity: 46



Discovering the Visual Arts Camp A - 2024
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 10 to June 14, 2024 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3pm
Teaching Artists- ArtPlay's Best
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 30



Discovering the Visual Arts Camp B - 2024
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 24 to June 28, 2024 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3pm
Teaching Artists: ArtPlay's Best
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 30



Discovering the Visual Arts Camp C - 2024
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 15 to July 19, 2024 Monday - Friday
Meeting Time: 9am - 3pm
Teaching Artist: ArtPlay's Best
Class Cost: $290
Capacity: 30


Gift Certificates

Creativity Dollars- Gift Certificate
Give the gift of creativity. Share with others what will be a lasting gift. Spend as little as $25 and up to $200. Enter any amount between those and let ArtPlay we take care of your favorite artist or budding artist for a special gift.
For Anyone
March 1 to December 31, 2026 Various
Meeting Time: Various

Class Cost: $25 - $200
Capacity: Unlimited