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Apr 2023

Apr 13, 2023 @ 7:00pm

Introducing the Calhoun Community College Show Band

Calhoun Community College has a brand new performance ensemble and you can can hear them for FREE on Thursday, April 13th at 7:00pm! Our concert, “Introducing the Calhoun Community College Show Band”, will include Rock, Country, Soul, R&B, and more! One of our students will debut a brand new original and our Guest Artist Dr. Dave Camwell (Director of Jazz Studies from Troy University) will pay tribute to Wayne Shorter who recently passed. The CCC Show Band, under the direction…

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Apr 16, 2023 @ 4:00pm

Calhoun Chorale presents: A Spring Concert “Twice As Nice”

Calhoun Chorale presents A Spring Concert, "Twice As Nice", featuring selections from Brahms German Requiem and other works by Bach, Haydn, Poston, Daley, Monteverdi, Hindemith, Freddie Mercury, Glenn Jones, and Walter Hawkins. Granville Oldham, Jr., Conductor. Newt Johnson, Accompanist, along with Christie Weber and Drew Clemons. DONATIONS APPRECIATED. Note: All ticket sales are final. No refunds. Thank you for understanding. Tickets available online and at the door while supplies last.

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Apr 18–28, 2023

Athens State University Senior Thesis Exhibition

Reception: Friday, April 21st, 6:00pm-7:30pm Free and open to the public.

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Apr 20-23, 2023

The Athenian Players present “The Rocket Men”

In the first ever play commissioned by the Alabama Center for the Arts, Athens State University, and Calhoun Community College, acclaimed NYC playwright, Crystal Skillman, explores the German Rocket Team that was instrumental in the development of the US Space Program in the middle of the 20th Century that helped turn the small farming community of Huntsville, Alabama into “Rocket City, USA”Set in a futuristic planetarium, the play moves through time traveling from the Rocket Team’s office on Redstone Arsenal…

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Apr 27, 2023 @ 6:00pm

Strolling Through the Arts 2023

Strolling through the Arts is hosted by the Alabama Center for the Arts Foundation, showcasing Calhoun & Athens State Art Center Students. Join us for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at this fundraising event that directly benefits student scholarships at the Alabama Center for the Arts (ACA). Entertainment Calhoun Chorale Calhoun Show Band Musical Theatre Athens State University Thesis Exhibition ACA Foundation Board of Trustees Clint Shelton, Chair Trudy Grisham, Vice Chair I.C. Craig, Jr., Secretary Peggy Allen Towns, Assistant Secretary…

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Apr 30, 2023 @ 4:00pm

Calhoun Class Voice Recital

A Spring Voice Recital of Class Repertoire and songs from the 17th Century to the 70's. Free and open to the public.

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May 2023

May 5-6, 2023

Calhoun Cabaret: Performing some of Broadway’s most beloved hits

Two shows only! Seating is limited.

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May 9–22, 2023


The Gallery Committee of the Alabama Center for the Arts (ACA) is excited to call theatrical artists from ACA (including faculty, staff, students, and alumni) as well as the community theatre groups in Decatur for a juried exhibition in our Main Gallery featuring The Art of Decatur Theatre. Artists may submit up to three works of art in JPG form along with the entry form for consideration by our jurors. No more than three works per artist will be selected.…

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May 19-20, 2023

Announcing Auditions: Green Day’s American Idiot

The Alabama Center for the Arts is holding auditions for our Summer ’23 production of: "Green Day’s American Idiot" Music by Green Day, Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong, Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer When: Friday, May 19 - from 12-5pm Saturday, May 20 – from 12-5pm Where: The Alabama Center for the Arts – Music & Theatre Building 133 2nd Ave. NE Decatur, AL 35601 Audition Requirements: Auditions will be comprised of three parts: • Singing –…

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May 18-21, 2023

Calhoun Community College presents: Seussical the Musical

Calhoun Community College presents the first all student led production of Seussical the Musical. With catchy tunes and classic stories, it's fun for the whole family!

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