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May 2021

May 21-Oct 15, 2021

3rd Friday Downtown Decatur

The Alabama Center for the Arts (Visual Arts building) is open 5:00pm-8:00pm for the 3rd Friday in Downtown Decatur street festival as follows in 2021: • May 21 • June 18 • July 16 • August 20 • September 17 • October 15 - CLOSED for a private event We invite you to come inside and view the art exhibits in our Main Gallery and Walking Gallery. We also like to offer "arty" attractions on the ACA Greens and Grounds…

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Sep 2021

Sep 9–Oct 28, 2021


The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of “Sustaining Dialogues: Two Painters” in the Center’s Main Gallery on September 9. The exhibit will feature 20 paintings a piece from Alabama artists Daniel White and Tony Sturgis. Sturgis will exhibit new works from over the last year and White will exhibit work culled from over the last few years. Reception and Artist Talk: Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 5:30pm

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Oct 2021

Oct 7-17, 2021

Calhoun Theatre presents Peter and the Starcatcher

Tony-winning Peter and the Starcatcher upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan comes to be The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (a.k.a. Peter Pan). A wildly theatrical adaptation of Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson’s best-selling novels, the play was conceived for the stage by directors, Roger Rees and Alex Timbers, and written by Rick Elice, with music by Wayne Barker. From marauding pirates and jungle tyrants to unwilling comrades and unlikely heroes, Peter and the Starcatcher playfully…

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