Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham
No self-respecting DOWNTON devotee should miss this opportunity to get a sneak peek at the first hour of the final season at APT’s special premiere screening hosted by our partners at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center. Period attire – from any of the seasons – is enthusiastically encouraged.
This public event is free and open to the public. Tickets can be claimed by sending an email message to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, address, phone number, email address, and the number of tickets you are requesting. Seating will be general admission – first-come, first-served.
A VIP section of the lobbies will offer hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. If you are interested in attending the VIP reception, contact Jennifer Holcomb at email@example.com or call 205-996-6113 by December 23.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 7:00 PM
Samford University Wright Center
Join legendary singer, actor, and poet Art Garfunkel for a special evening of acoustic performance with songs, anecdotes, prose, and a unique audience Q&A session. Garfunkel's impressive solo career has earned him a Golden Globe nomination, three top 20 hits, six top 40 hits, 14 Adult Contemporary top 30 singles, five Adult Adult Contemporary number ones, and a People's Choice Award. For their work as one of the most iconic folk duos of all time he and former musical partner Paul Simon have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Garfunkel is the recipient of six Grammy® Awards (including the Lifetime Achievement Award).
Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 6:30 PM
East Room of the White House at American Village
What could be more romantic than dancing and dining like lords and ladies at Downton Abbey? Join APT and American Village on Saturday, Feb. 13 at 6:30pm to enjoy live music, dancing, food, fine chocolate, complimentary wine, beer and champagne, and more! Evening dress, preferably your black tie, gentlemen. Vintage costumes welcome. Limited to the first 100 couples. Tickets are $250 per couple for this once-in-a-lifetime Valentine’s Day event supporting Alabama Public Television. Sponsored by The University of Alabama College of Continuing Studies and Renasant Bank.
Thursday, May 05, 2016 at 7 PM
Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center
Multiplatinum Irish music sensation Celtic Woman presents DESTINY, an enchanting new show and world concert tour. The Destiny Tour features an entirely new production with many songs from the forthcoming DESTINY CD and DVD including timeless Irish traditional and contemporary standards wrapped in the group’s celebrated style. Celtic Woman showcases three world class vocalists Mairéad Carlin, Susan McFadden and newest member Éabha McMahon with brilliant Celtic violinist Máiréad Nesbitt accompanied by a group of equally talented musicians and dancers whose exceptional skills and high energy bring a fresh fusion to centuries of musical and cultural tradition.
Sat. Dec. 5, 2015 at 3:00 and 5:00 PM; Sun. Dec. 6, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The dogs are back in town for this ArtPlay/ASC favorite holiday production! Join Spike, Fifi, Scotty, and Beauregard on this interactive musical adventure created by local playwright - and the ASC's very own - Jerry Sims, as his Dogtown pups learn the true meaning of the holidays. Yuletide in Dogtown is a great performance for everyone- especially kids. After the show, be sure to stick around. There will be an opportunity for your family to shake hands . well, uh . paws with these pups immediately following the show! What a "pawfect" treat for the holidays!
Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Holiday Soul: Eric Essix and 5 Men on a Stool
If you're looking to get in the groove of the holidays, you shouldn't miss "Holiday Soul" at the ASC. Back by popular demand, this harmonious holiday celebration features UAB Artist-in-Residence Eric Essix along with Atlanta supergroup 5 Men on a Stool. Following the success of their last show, Essix will once again perform his hand-picked collection of soulful "songs of the season" with bandmates Hank Stewart, Antonio Allen, Melvin Miller, and Leonard Julien III. These fine gentlemen will also treat patrons to a handful of favorites from the group's time-tested, listener-approved set list. No strangers to the UAB's Alys Stephens Center and Birmingham, 5 Men on a Stool also shared the stage with Eric in 2013 as part of his "Evolution" concert. Together they have played venues throughout the U.S., performing their own unique blend of jazz, gospel, R&B, and spoken word. "Holiday Soul" is a unique musical experience guaranteed to fill the whole family with joyful, soulful holiday spirit.
November 30, 9:15 - 10:15 AM
Participants will be introduced to the computer, basic PC terms, components, hardware, peripherals, desktop features, and other applications.
December 1, 10 AM & 12 Noon CST
In this Electronic Field trip Student reporters lead viewers through the Rosa Parks Museum and other historic sites pivotal to the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
December 3, 2015, 5 - 7 PM
Free professional family portrait session, Free Children's Books, Games, Food & Drinks and more!
Thursday, Dec. 10 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm
LCWF Application Workshop
The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is sponsoring a Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) application workshop on Thursday, December 10, 2015, at the Center for Commerce, 401 Adams Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama in the 7th Floor Auditorium. Registration will begin at 12 noon and the workshop will begin at 1:00 p.m. and end by 5:00 p.m. Participants can access the Center for Commerce parking deck from the South Decatur Street entrance by entering the code 2133#. Everyone interested in competing for LWCF grant assistance during this funding cycle is encouraged to attend. Registration is required. To register, please call Kim Martin at (334) 353-3151 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, December 4, 2015.
Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015 at 7:00pm
Holiday Soul at Alys Stephens
If you're looking to get in the groove of the holidays, you shouldn't miss "Holiday Soul" at the ASC. Back by popular demand, this harmonious holiday celebration features UAB Artist-in-Residence Eric Essix along with Atlanta supergroup 5 Men on a Stool. Following the success of their last show, Essix will once again perform his hand-picked collection of soulful "songs of the season" with bandmates Hank Stewart, Antonio Allen, Melvin Miller, and Leonard Julien III. These fine gentlemen will also treat patrons to a handful of favorites from the group's time-tested, listener-approved set list. For information, call 205-975-2787.
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