Friday, December 16, 2016 at 8:00 PM
The Lyric Theatre, Birmingham
Tommy Emmanuel, considered the world's best acoustic guitarist, performs! An accomplished fingerstyle player, Emmanuel frequently threads three different parts simultaneously into his material, operating as a one-man band who handles the melody, the supporting chords and the bass all at once. You have to see it to believe it!
Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Alabama Theatre in Birmingham, AL
Martin and Chris Kratt, the real-life stars of PBS’s Emmy-nominated Wild Kratts, come to the Alabama Theatre in Birmingham in an all new theatrical stage show based on the hit animated television series. Always ready to help animals that need them, Martin and Chris engage the audience in a classic Wild Kratts adventure, tapping into the powers of some of their favorite animals to save the day. We are sold out of tickets for this event. Please visit Ticketmaster.com to purchase tickets.
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 6:30 PM
VCT Mark C. Smith Concert Hall in Huntsville, AL
Martin and Chris Kratt, the real-life stars of PBS’s Emmy-nominated Wild Kratts, come to the VCT Mark C. Smith Concert Hall in Huntsville in an all new theatrical stage show based on the hit animated television series. Always ready to help animals that need them, Martin and Chris engage the audience in a classic Wild Kratts adventure, tapping into the powers of some of their favorite animals to save the day. We are sold out of tickets for this event. Please visit Ticketmaster.com to purchase tickets.
APT is out of tickets for this event.
October 1-30, 2016
Visit the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts(MMFA) October 1-30 to see an original Shakespeare First Folio, part of the collection of The Folger Shakespeare Library. Assembled seven years after Shakespeare's death, the First Folio of 1623 includes 36 of his plays—18 of which had never been before published. Visitors to First Folio! will come face to face with the original 1623 book, displayed open to Hamlet's speech in which he debates whether "to be or not to be." During the exhibition, the MMFA will be coordinating educational activities and other events with our neighbor in the Blount Cultural Park, the Alabama Shakespeare Festival.
November 4-5, 2016
The Alabama-Korea Education & Economic Partnership (A-KEEP) will host the Korean Cultural Experience 2016 which incorporates the Alabama Community Conference, a musical production of "The Lady Hwang Jinee," and "Taste of Korea," an authentic dining experience. The events will take place on November 4th and 5th at in the Davis Theatre on the Troy University Montgomery campus. The Inaugural Community Conference, whose theme is Educational and Community Services, invites community members to learn about local leaders and organizations providing services to Korean and immigrant citizens in Alabama. "The Lady Hwang Jinee" is a love story of a courtesan who finds a true love despite adversities and hardships in a hierarchically strict, 15th century Joseon (Korean) dynasty. Taste of Korea is a dining experience where you can eat and learn about authentic Korean foods. For tickets and time information, please visit www.KoreanExperience.org.
November 7-11 and 13
UA Theatre & Dance presents 'Falsettos' 11/7-11/11 at 7:30 PM and 11/13 at 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM in the Allen Bales Theatre at Rowand-Johnson Hall, 348 Stadium Dr. Tuscaloosa, AL 35487. Marvin's life is a whirlwind. He's left his wife and son to live with another man, then his wife marries his psychiatrist. This Tony Award-winning musical combines two stories in the Off-Broadway trilogy In Trousers and will make you laugh and cry as the triangle collapses on itself. theatre.ua.edu
November 10-13, 2016
The Fairhope Film Festival returns November 10-13 with world-class, award-winning films that examine a wide variety of themes and subjects. Screenings selected for the festival program include narrative, documentaries, and short films that have been finalists at national and international film events in the previous 18 months - the Best of the Best in cinematic art. Visit www.fairhopefilmfestival.org for details.
November 12, 2016 at 7am
Please join us November 12, 2016 on beautiful Dauphin Island for this flat and fast 5k course (USATF certified AL 13028JD). Before and after the races there will be food, beverages and entertainment. Awards will be given out by age groups. The “Live On Adam Memorial 5k Run/Walk and 1k fun run” is meant to honor and celebrate Adam Clark, who lost his life April 25, 2015 in the Dauphin Island Regatta tragedy. All proceeds from the event benefit the Adam Clark Memorial and Scholarship Fund, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Pediatric Programs including Camp Oasis, and the South Alabama Chapter of the Red Cross. LiveOnAdam.org facebook.com/LiveOnAdam5k
November 15 - 18, 2016
UA Theatre & Dance presents 'Dance Alabama!' 11/15-11/17 at 7:30 PM and 11/18 at 2:00 PM in Morgan Auditorium at Morgan Hall (across the street from Rowand-Johnson Hall at 348 Stadium Dr., Tuscaloosa, AL 35487). A popular campus event, UA dance students choreograph and cast their own dance pieces. This fun and innovative concert will take your breath away and leave you wanting more! theatre.ua.edu
November 15 - 18, 2016
UA Theatre & Dance presents 'Appropriate' 11/15-11/18 at 7:30 PM and 11/20 at 2:00 PM in the Marian Gallaway Theatre at Rowand-Johnson Hall, 348 Stadium Dr. Tuscaloosa, AL 35487. Winner of the 2014 Obie Award for the Best New American Play, this comedy explores the reunion of an Arkansas family following their father's death. When they discover something shocking in their father's belongings, the reunion becomes the ultimate family feud. theatre.ua.edu
November 4, 2016, 9 am - 3:30 pm
American Village at 3727 AL-119, Montevallo, AL 35115
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