New star-studded season at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center

Tickets are selling fast for artists Patti LaBelle, Joan Baez, k.d. lang, Chris Thile, Brian McKnight, Gladys Knight and more.

asc season 2018 5 From top: Brian McKnight, Chris Thile courtesy of Devin Pedde, Rosanne Cash courtesy of Clay Patrick McBride, Rosie Herrera, Keb Mo and Cowboy Junkies.Tickets are selling quickly to performances in the new, star-studded season presented by the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.

New artists Cowboy Junkies and Omer Quartet have just been added. Click on the artists below for full performance details. Select performances will include free “Inside the Arts” pretalks. Many performances will also feature free shows for schoolchildren. Tickets are available online at or by calling the Alys Stephens Center Box Office at 205-975-2787.

The Alys Stephens Center’s 2018-2019 season of performances includes:

This year, ASC members will receive $10 off ticket prices. All UAB family, including faculty and staff, may receive $15 off up to two single tickets per performance by presenting a valid UAB ID at the ASC Box Office upon purchase. UAB students may purchase $10 tickets to select performances. ASC Member and UAB discounts exclude family shows, performances at ArtPlay, VIP Packages and special events. ASC member and UAB family tickets are limited and sell out quickly.