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    We encourage entries for "Auditions and Calls for Submissions" for all arts related events. This includes Visual Art, Theatre, Music, Spoken Word, Writing, and Dance.  If you already have an account, click here to log in.

    Magic City Art Connection

    Presented by Foundation for Art and Cultural Connections

    April 28 - April 30, 2017

    34th annual / April 28-30, 2017 / 10am-6pm Friday & Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday / downtown Birmingham’s Linn Park / www.MagicCityArt.com / #MagicCityArt

    FIND ART! Make your way to downtown Birmingham’s historic Linn Park and settle in for Magic City Art Connection’s spring infusion of fresh artistic talent, sights, sounds, tastes and aromas. The 34th annual contemporary art ...more


    Birmingham Revealed: Alvin Vogtle Escapes

    Presented by Birmingham Botanical Gardens at Vulcan Park and Museum, Birmingham

    April 26, 2017

    Our 2017 Birmingham Revealed Cultural Series returns in March with “Alvin Vogtle Escapes,” the newest one-man play commissioned by Vulcan Park and Museum. Written and directed by Lee...more

    Maker Madness

    Presented by North Shelby Library at North Shelby Library, Birmingham

    January 26 - April 27, 2017

    Join us for an hour of STEM learning and creativity! We'll explore a new tech each month - from robotics and electronics to engineering and design, come express yourself with us! For ages 8 - 12....more

    Afterschool Zentangle Class for Elementary Kids

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    January 19 - April 27, 2017

    Zentangle® is an easy to learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is fun, relaxing, and anyone can use it to create beautiful pieces of art! It is enjoyed by a wide...more

    Afterschool Zentangle Class for Middle School Kids

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    January 19 - April 27, 2017

    Zentangle® is an easy to learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns. It is fun, relaxing, and anyone can use it to create beautiful pieces of art! It is enjoyed by a wide...more

    Understanding Your Canon DSLR

    Presented by Samford Academy of the Arts at Samford Academy of the Arts , Homewood

    March 9 - April 27, 2017

    Are you intimidated by your camera? Don't settle for photographs that are less than what your camera is capable of delivering, and don't be left in the dark concerning the vast array of features...more

    Abstract Painting with Liquid Acrylics

    Presented by Samford Academy of the Arts at Samford Academy of the Arts , Homewood

    March 9 - April 27, 2017

    This class is an introduction to abstract painting techniques using liquid acrylics. Students will learn how to pour and manipulate the paints to create beautiful abstract designs. Students will...more

    Golden Artist Colors and Silver Brush with Jean Beasley

    Presented by Forstall Art Center at Forstall Art Center, Birmingham

    April 27, 2017

    This hands-on demo packs in a ton of valuable information about Golden acrylics, as well as the Williamsburg Oil and QoR watercolor. Learn the unique properties of Fluids, Heavy Body, OPEN and...more

    Annual Juried Student Art and Design Show Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman

    at Swearingen Hall Art Gallery - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 4 - April 27, 2017

    Art students will submit their matted and display-ready art for juror selection. All students that have taken art courses in the art department within the last year are eligible to submit their...more

    Teen Poetry Writing Contest

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    April 1 - April 28, 2017

    In honor of National Poetry Month, the Homewood Public Library is holding a poetry contest for teens Grades 6-12. Get out your pen and paper (or your keyboard) and let your imagination soar!...more

    Fresh Ground Comics Returns!

    Presented by Fresh Ground Comics at Urban Standard, Birmingham

    April 28, 2017

    Like a Phoenix, Urban Standard has risen and FRESH GROUND COMICS returns to our comedy home. We're bringing back the best in local stand up comedy and everything great about Urban Standard! Only...more

    Feast of Saint Mark Italian Festival

    Presented by Feast of Saint Mark

    April 29, 2017

    Saturday, April 29, 2017, will be our 6th annual Feast of Saint Mark Italian Festival (FOSM) in Birmingham, Alabama. For years, many people in the community have hoped for such a “festa” or...more

    Champion Latin and Ballroom Open House

    Presented by Champion Latin and Ballroom

    April 29, 2017

    Come enjoy an evening of Dance Exhibitions, Group Class, Visitors Dance and Instruction, Live Music by Lex and the Luthors, Meet the staff along with Proprietor and 2 time US Champion, Sterling...more

    International Dance Day Open House

    Presented by Champion Latin and Ballroom

    April 29, 2017

    Celebrate International Dance Day at Champion Latin and Ballroom's Open House, Sat. April 29th at 2531 Rocky Ridge Road, in Vestavia.  Beginning at 7pm, enjoy dance exhibitions throughout the...more

    Sylacauga Community Playhouse Production: The Miracle Worker

    Presented by Sylacauga Community Playhouse

    April 21 - April 30, 2017

    The Sylacauga Community Playhouse  will present William Gibson’s The Miracle Worker.  The production tells the story of young Helen Keller, deaf and blind since infancy, who finds her...more

    Sweet Home: Alabama’s History in Maps Exhibit

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    March 1 - April 30, 2017

    Sweet Home: Alabama’s History in Maps is an exciting new exhibit from the Birmingham Public Library. The exhibit opens in the Fourth Floor Gallery of the Central Library on...more

    "Dancing Bells and Pixie Dust" Embellishments Concert

    Presented by Embellishments, Inc at Indian Springs School, Pelham

    April 30, 2017

    Join us for the performance of "Dancing Bells and Pixie Dust" by Birmingham's own handbell ensemble "Embellishments" under the direction of Phyllis S. Kirk, featuring guest artists playing...more

    Bill Bellamy

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    April 28 - April 30, 2017

    You hear him regularly on The Tom Joyner Morning Show. Bill can be seen in the comedy hit "The Brothers," starring opposite D.L. Hughley, Shemar Moore and Morris Chestnut. Bill's other film...more

    "The Trojan Women" Theatrical Production

    Presented by Birmingham-Southern College at Birmingham-Southern College Theatre, Birmingham

    April 27 - April 30, 2017

    Today, the word “tragedy” calls to mind images of Syrian refugee camps and continued civil war. Birmingham-Southern College’s fresh, post-modern production of the Greek classic The Trojan...more

    Create Slime with Olaf!

    Presented by bessemer flea market

    April 30, 2017

    Next Sunday Olaf will be at Bessemer flea market creating slime, applying temporary tattoos, and painting! This is a kids only event and for just $5 kids will do it all!!! We ask that you bring...more

    You Asked For This: A Live Art Exhibit

    Presented by Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham

    April 30, 2017

    Art meets experimental theatre using body paint and costume design to explore oppression and abuse.


    Spring Classes Registration

    Presented by Samford Academy of the Arts at Samford University, Birmingham

    January 9 - May 1, 2017

    Sign-up for spring classes at Samford's Academy of the Arts, continuing the traditions of Samford After Sundown and Preparatory Music.  Enjoy classes in music, art, languages, creative...more

    Introduction to Creative Writing w/ Southern Theme

    Presented by Samford Academy of the Arts at Samford Academy of the Arts , Homewood

    March 6 - May 1, 2017

    Share your Southern experiences in fiction and nonfiction writing. This course is for beginner and intermediate writers.


    First Annual Spring Open House

    Presented by Earthborn Studios

    May 1, 2017

    Join Earthborn Monday, May 1st, for our very first Spring Open House, and our mid season Blue Light discount sale. Preview our new studio space and spring items, while enjoying Shindigs Food Truck...more

    Names, Not the Numbers Holocaust Film Project

    Presented by Homewood Public Library at Homewood Public Library, Homewood

    May 2, 2017

    Names, Not the Numbers Holocaust Film Project

    Tuesday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Large Auditorium

    The N.E. Miles Jewish...more

    Photography I: Basic

    Presented by Samford Academy of the Arts at Samford University, Birmingham

    March 21 - May 2, 2017

    This course is designed to help you make effective images using the capabilities of your DSLR camera. Topics include exposure, selecting the appropriate aperture and shutter speed, lens choices,...more

    Gerry Brooks

    Presented by Birmingham Area Alumni Chapter of Troy University

    May 6, 2017

    Lexington Principal spreading humor in the world of education is speaking in the Birmingham Area discussing his humorous take as an educator and how to deal with parents, students and faculty....more

    Unless U Shop

    Presented by Unless U

    May 6, 2017

    Unless U Shop is a community-wide annual fundraising event for Unless U. We seek to highlight small businesses and hard working individuals who support our mission and care for our students. This...more

    NeNe Leaks

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    May 5 - May 6, 2017

    NENE is the breakout star of Bravo’s hit reality show, “Real Housewives of Atlanta”. In addition to “Housewives”, she’s had a recurring role on “Glee” for the past three seasons,...more

    Alzheimer's of Central Alabama Garden Art Party

    Presented by Alzheimer's of Central Alabama at Iron City Bham, Birmingham

    May 6, 2017

    Over the past 22 years, ACA’s Garden Art Party has raised more than $2.3 million for local programs and services benefitting Alzheimer’s patients and their families.

    This year’s...more

    A Celebration of Mom 365

    Presented by Joyce E. Brooks

    May 6, 2017

    Mom deserves to be celebrated everyday!

    If you agree, then join Joyce E. for A Celebration of Mom 365 on Saturday, May 6 at 11 am! Enjoy an...more

    Karla Shackleford Conway - Paintings in Acrylic

    Presented by Leeds Arts Council at Leeds Theatre and Arts Center, Leeds

    May 7, 2017

    Karla Shackleford Conway is the Leeds Arts Council’s featured artist in March.  The public is invited to the opening reception on May 7, 2017, 1:30-3:30 pm, to view her delightful...more

    Intro to 3D Printing

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest at Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest, Vestavia Hills

    May 8, 2017

    Curious about 3D printing and all you can do with the technology? This class is the perfect introduction. Learn how the MakerBot works as well as the basics of finding and preparing models to...more

    Magic City Medium Cindy Kaza

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    May 10, 2017

    Cindy Kaza is a clairvoyant (clear seeing), clairaudient (clear hearing) and clairsentient (clear feeling) who works across the country as an evidential medium. Evidential mediumship is a style of...more

    Open House and Art Show

    Presented by Triumph Services at Triumph Services, Birmingham

    May 11, 2017

    Experience local art from John Lytle Wilson, Chris Meredith, Karl Keenan, and many more! Art available for purchase from local artists and Triumph participants. 

    FREE family...more

    Belly Dancing for Fun and Fitness

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Springville Road Regional Library (BPL), Birmingham

    September 9, 2016 - May 12, 2017

    Join Nona as she introduces us to the music and dance steps of this ancient dance form.


    Contra Dance!

    Presented by FOOTMAD

    May 13, 2017

    Our Band for this dance:  RENEWABLE ENERGY with calling by Janet Shepherd.  The dance will be in the gym at the Birmingham YWCA.  Always LIVE MUSIC - Always TONS OF FUN.  ...more

    MOMIX

    Presented by UAB's Alys Stephens Center at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    May 11 - May 13, 2017

    Known for presenting work of exceptional inventiveness and physical beauty, MOMIX is a company of dancer-illusionists under the direction of Moses Pendleton. In addition to stage performances...more

    Alabama Charcoal Art Classes

    Presented by Space One Eleven at Space One Eleven, Birmingham

    January 14 - May 13, 2017

    Alabama Charcoal is Space One Eleven’s advanced studio art class, portfolio development, and career mentoring program for high school students who are serious about art. This rigorous...more

    Palette Knife Expressions with David Nichols

    Presented by Forstall Art Center at Forstall Art Center, Birmingham

    May 12 - May 13, 2017

    Learn how to create convincing landscape paintings with the freedom and expressiveness of palette knife techniques. David will help you see your subject and capture its essence in soft, alluring...more

    Henry Cho

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    May 11 - May 13, 2017

    Comedy Central Special "What's That Clickin Noise"
    Making the most of who Henry is has not been a problem. "I'm an Asian with a southern accent," remarks Cho. "To a lot of people, that right...more

    CAT Cabaret: Norton Dill - Storyteller, stories poems songs

    Presented by Central Alabama Theater

    May 13, 2017

    NORTON DILL has been involved in theater his entire adult life, having directed over 90 major productions. Some of his favorites include productions of Buddy: The Musical, Always, Patsy Cline, 9...more

    5th Annual Birmingham International Street Fair

    Presented by Birmingham Multicultural Association

    May 13, 2017

    Join us for the 5th Annual Birmingham International Street Fair.  Over 26 cultures represented through performance, cultural demonstrations, educational programs, artisans, and food vendors....more

    Purl @ the Plaza

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    May 13, 2017

    Learn more with others! Join us for all fiber related crafts.


    Opening Reception for the Sewn and Thrown Exhibit

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    May 13, 2017

    Featuring quilts by master artists from Gee’s Bend and works by Miller’s Pottery of Brent and Ham Pottery of Selma, the Sewn and Thrown: Traditional Quilts and Folk Pottery from...more

    City Center Art After School Art Classes

    Presented by Space One Eleven at Space One Eleven, Birmingham

    January 9 - May 15, 2017

    City Center Art Level 1 (CCA1) Grades 2 – 5, Beginner Studio, Mondays 4:00 – 6:00 pm.
    CCA1 is a beginner level art studio class for youth in grades 2 – 5. This class is for the...more

    Maker Monday Create!

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest at Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest, Vestavia Hills

    January 9 - May 15, 2017

    We’ll have crafts plus STEAM activities and projects. You choose the activity and create! School age.


    3D Printing Open Lab

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest at Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest, Vestavia Hills

    May 15, 2017

    See the 3D printers in action and get your printing questions answered. The open lab will also offer tips for best practices to achieve a successful print from your model. Registration is not...more

    Knitwise Tuesdays

    Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham

    February 14 - May 16, 2017

    Join us on Tuesdays at the Central Library downtown as we knit our way to glory! Beginners and experts welcome. Open to elementary, middle, and high school students.
     


    Julianne and Derek Hough: MOVE - Beyond - Live On Tour

    at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall , Birmingham

    May 17, 2017

    The show will feature inspiration pulled from the elements — earth, wind, fire and water — as well as an all new stage and incredible choreography.


    Ryan Davis

    Presented by Comedy Club at the StarDome at Comedy Club Stardome, Hoover

    May 17, 2017

    Ryan is a comedian out of Concord, NC whose versatile style of comedy has allowed him open for mainstream acts such as Jay Pharoah of SNL, urban acts like Michael Blackson of Next Friday, and...more

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