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Nov 2019

Nov 6, 2019 @ 8:00am

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit presented by Alabama Humanities Foundation, is coming to the Alabama Center for the Arts in Decatur from November 6 – December 14, 2019.

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Nov 14-23, 2019

The Athenian Players present William Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors

The Comedy of Errors is Shakespeare's humorous farce about the misadventures of two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, and compounded by mistaken identities. Due to a shipwreck, the two sets of twins grow up in different cities only to reunite thirty-three years later with much confusion and laughter.

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Dec 2019

Dec 2, 2019 @ 8:00am

Forgotten Alabama: Photography Exhibit by Glenn Wills

The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of “Forgotten Alabama” in the Main Gallery on Monday, December 2, featuring photography by Glenn Wills. Wills, a self-proclaimed explorer, photographer, author, and preserver of history, made it his mission to capture thousands of images of neglected places in Alabama before they disappear. The exhibit will be Wills’ first ever gallery show and is an Alabama Bicentennial Endorsed Event. “Forgotten Alabama” will be on display until Friday, February…

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Dec 12, 2019 @ 5:30pm

Book Reading & Artist Talk: “An All New Light” by Prentiss Douthit

Decatur native, artist, author, and photographer Prentiss Douthit returns from Austin, Texas to share his first book! Come see a little of the world and a lot of our shared humanity through his paintings, photographs, and stories. Thursday, December 12 at 5:30pm ACA Visual Arts building – Main Gallery Art Profiler review of "An All New Light" by Prentiss Douthit

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Dec 14, 2019 @ 12:00pm

Forgotten Alabama: Reception & Guest Lecture

The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of “Forgotten Alabama” in the Main Gallery on Monday, December 2, featuring photography by Glenn Wills. Wills, a self-proclaimed explorer, photographer, author, and preserver of history, made it his mission to capture thousands of images of neglected places in Alabama before they disappear. The exhibit will be Wills’ first ever gallery show and is an Alabama Bicentennial Endorsed Event. “Forgotten Alabama” will be on display until Friday, February…

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Jan 2020

Jan 9, 2020 @ 9:00am

2020 Festival of the Cranes Exhibition

Come see an art exhibit of works by the students, alumni and faculty of the Alabama Center for the Arts in conjunction with Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge Festival of the Cranes which is held the second weekend of January. January 9 – February 21, 2020 ACA – Visual Arts building, Walking Gallery Free and open to the public Open special weekend hours: Saturday, January 11, 9:00am-2:00pm For more information about the Wheeler Refuge Festival of the Cranes weekend visit their…

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Jan 9, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Film Screening of America’s Amazon

Guest Speaker-Film Producer, Ben Raines Thursday, January 9, 2020 6:00pm ACA – Recital Hall, Performing Arts building Free and open to the public

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Jan 21, 2020 @ 12:00pm

Forgotten Alabama: Lunch & Learn + Book Signing with Glenn Wills

Lunch and Learn with Forgotten Alabama photographer and author Glenn Wills. Mr. Wills will be available to sign copies of his book. Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00noon Alabama Center for the Arts, Visual Arts building 3M Room Free and open to the public. Bring your own lunch.

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Feb 2020

Jan 30-Feb 1, 2020

Bank Street Players present The Lion in Winter

Event:  Bank Street Players present The Lion in Winter Make your plans to join the Bank Street Players for James Goldman’s Tony/Oscar winning work, The Lion In Winter. Opens January 30 at the Alabama Center for the Arts on 2nd Ave in Decatur, in the Recital Hall of the Performing Arts building. Directed by Carron Clark. Tickets available at the door (only). Performances: Thursday, Jan 30 @ 7pm Friday, Jan 31 @ 7pm Saturday, Feb 1 @ 2pm Saturday, Feb…

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Feb 2, 2020 @ 3:30pm

Orchestra Sul Ponticello with Dr. Granville Oldham & Calhoun Chorale

Sunday, February 2 at 3:30pm Tickets available at the door $25 - Adults | $5 - College Students | Students free ACA Recital Hall, Performing Arts building For more info:  http://www.orchestrasulponticello.com  

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