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Theatre UAB presents “A New Brain”

Presented by Theatre UAB at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham AL

Oct 12 - 16 2022
Theatre UAB presents “A New Brain”

Scene from Theatre UAB's 2021-2022 production "The Spongebob Musical."

From the Tony Award-winning authors of “Falsettos,” here is an energetic, sardonic, often comical musical about a composer during a medical crisis.

Theatre UAB is the performance company of the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Theatre at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Tickets go on sale Sept. 15. To purchase tickets, call the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center Box Office at 205-975-2787.

Music and lyrics by William Finn; book by Finn and James Lapine. Directed by student Cooper Ellis and Roy Lightner, with musical direction by Carolyn Violi. Contains strong language and mature themes. Shows 7:30 p.m. nightly

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Tickets are $15 and $20; students $6; UAB employees and senior citizens $10. Call 205-975-2787 for tickets.

Contact: 2059752787

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  • Oct 12, 2022 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 13, 2022 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 14, 2022 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 15, 2022 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 16, 2022 at 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sun)

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The UAB Department of Theatre prepares students for careers in the performing arts, including acting, directing, musical theater and stagecraft. Academic options include the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in musical theatre and Bachelor of Arts degree with concentrations in performancedesign/technology, or general theatre. The department has produced hundreds of full-length shows in its 50-year history, plus short films, student showcases and more than 100 original 10-minute plays. Its touring groups perform throughout the state and the department’s alumni are working professionally all over the country. The plays are cast entirely, with very rare exceptions, from the student body, and in auditions, equal consideration is given to freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors. Students who demonstrate exceptional ability are frequently allowed to design and even direct main-season productions. Learn more about theater degrees at UAB here. To apply, visit

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center

1200 Tenth Avenue South , Birmingham, AL 35294