Arts & Events

Freshmen are packing their bags as they prepare to move into UAB’s residence halls Saturday, Aug. 13; classes at UAB begin Aug. 16.

Do the eyes have it? UAB’s Discussion Book Dialogues series begins Sept. 15 with a lecture on emotion recognition in autism.

See independent films and meet the filmmakers as UAB’s Alys Stephens Center and Sidewalk Film Festival team to present the Southern Circuit Film series, which kicks off Sept. 8.
Single tickets for shows in the upcoming new season presented by UAB’s Alys Stephens Center will go on sale Monday, Aug. 15, 2011.

Boogie with all of Birmingham when UAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents inter-ART-ive with Big Sam’s Funky Nation 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011.

Clicking “Like” on Facebook could mean more music in the lives of Birmingham children.

UAB’s Alys Stephens Center is presenting an open mic showcase for amateur musicians and the winner will take home a $150 prize.

Register now for new classes such as quilting, Indian and flamenco dance, ballet fitness and more at ArtPlay, the Alys Stephens Center’s home for arts education.

Experience Project Bandaloop Sept. 23 as they dance off the sides of UAB’s Alys Stephens Center in a unique performance to kick off the performing arts center’s 15th season.

From aerialist shows to Cyndi Lauper with Dr. John, the Alys Stephens Center delivers a brand-new lineup of artists, as well as living art and festivals.

New research from the ongoing CREST trial finds gender plays role in stroke-prevention procedures.
Artist James Marshall, more commonly known as Dalek, will install four site-specific wall paintings at the UAB Visual Arts Gallery.

Grammy Award-winning pop group The Pointer Sisters will be the stars of the annual Viva Health Starlight Gala benefiting UAB's Alys Stephens Center at 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 1, 2011.

Standout students from the Poet's Corner Workshop will perform live as part of a new ArtPlay program, “Poems in the Key of Life.”

UAB Opera presents a double bill: Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas” and Benjamin Britten’s “The Burning Fiery Furnace” March 11-12, 2011.

Classical opera, trombone choirs, a clarinet retreat and much more from the UAB Department of Music.

The UAB Gospel Choir celebrates their upcoming national CD release Feb. 22, just before they take off for a London tour.

“Songs for Sight,” a unique musical celebration benefiting people in Alabama with low vision, is scheduled for March 4, 2011.

Take part in a tango workshop, catch Sacred Harp singers on film, listen to orchestral rock and more next month.

Join filmmaker Jenny Abel and her father, infamous hoaxer Alan Abel, when UAB’s Alys Stephens Center screens her award-winning film Feb. 22.

In Aristophanes' comedic play "Lysistrata," the women take control and teach the men that you can't make love if you are busy making war.

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