Birmingham’s next star is about to be born. Well, our next Hollywood star that is—DeMarius Copes has already graced the stages of Broadway. A Fairfield, AL native and former member of Virginia Samford Theatre’s STARS (Students Take A Role at the Samford) program, DeMarius was recently cast in Universal’s movie version of the Broadway smash Dear Evan Hansen.Continue reading “Former Virginia Samford Theatre student cast in “Dear Evan Hansen””
On July 30 and July 31, multiple Birmingham performing arts organizations are joining forces to bring a night of inspiring sights and sounds to the Magic City with the first Birmingham Arts Drive-In. If you’ve missed the performing arts as much as we have, keep reading to find out how you can see the show—plus, more ways to support the arts in Birmingham today.Continue reading “Alabama Ballet, ASO + more host first Birmingham Arts Drive-In July 30-31”
An Afternoon with Danial Wallace, 2019 Harper Lee Award recipient and author of the best selling novel Big Fish, will feature a book talk and reading at the DJD Theater. Books provided for sale and signing courtesy of Author Host BAM! Books A Million. People attending the event will receive a store coupon for BAM! Additional support is provided by Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Company.
Have you always wanted to learn how to paint? Or maybe learn to play the piano? How about mastering your camera’s manual functions, or understanding basic Italian before your trip? It’s never too late to learn! Samford Academy of the Arts offers a wide choice of afternoon and evening classes for the community.Continue reading “Register now for Samford Academy of the Arts’ fall classes, including wedding photography like the pros”
Brookwood Village will partner with Birmingham Art Crawl in hosting Holiday Art Crawl at the Village, a weekend-long event. Shoppers can stroll over 30 local artist booths throughout Brookwood Village while shopping for local, hand-crafted gift items. The event will also showcase different activities throughout the duration of the weekend-long celebration.
What Is an Eco-Creative festival, you might ask?
November 4 & 5, The first full weekend in the month, grab your family and friends and discover the Moss Rock Festival, a hybrid experience with nature, smart-living, art + design at its core…plus there’s great food and music!
In its 3rd year, Sloss Fest has become quite the anticipated event within Birmingham.
For the past week, teaser photos have been posted by the twitter and Instagram account to spark interest into the line up, and its finally here!
Coming to a theater near you… (more specifically, the Comedy Club Stardome in Hoover), in what’s best described as “this political season’s comedy blockbuster”, Lady and the Drumpf The Musical is slated to make jabs at politics on all levels, ranging from local to the ultimate future POTUS – and we can’t wait.