PERFORMANCE – Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre – Spring 2024

English Building Auditorium 428 Colonial Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

Join us for an enthralling celebration of dance at the Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre's spring concert. Witness captivating pieces skillfully brought to life by renowned guest choreographers and our nationally acclaimed dance faculty. Together, they create a mesmerizing canvas of motion that reflects the rich tapestry of the field. Enjoy this extraordinary journey and celebrate the power of dance with us. Buy tickets in advance online.

Paul R. Jones Lecture Series: Norm & Carnetta Davis

Camellia Room, Gorgas Library 711 Capstone Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

Norm and Carnetta Davis, important collectors of African American art, will talk about their collection and collecting in a lecture titled “Artistic Sojourns: Our Quest for Knowledge and Understanding of Black Art in America and Beyond,” on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at 4:30 p.m. in the Camellia Room, 2nd floor, Gorgas Library on UA campus. Over many years, Norm and Carnetta Davis have amassed one of the most impressive private collections of African American art in the southeastern United States.  [...]

Challenging Empire: Women, Art, and the Global Early Modern World Symposium

Camellia Room, Gorgas Library 711 Capstone Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

The symposium “Challenging Empire: Women, Art, and the Global Early Modern World,” part of the project Global Makers: Women Artists in the Early Modern Courts of Europe and Asia, is intended to extend and expand knowledge of cultural production by and for early modern women – particularly those associated with the courts – on a global scale. See the full program on the Department of Art & Art History's website. While numerous conferences, symposia and resulting publications in the past several [...]

Knap-In 2024

Moundville Archaeological Park 634 Mound State Parkway, Moundville, AL, United States

Moundville Archaeological Park will host its annual Knap-In on March 1-2, 2024. This stone tool maker event at will host flint knappers from all over the country. Knapping is the shaping of flint, chert, obsidian, or other conchoidal fracturing stone through the process of lithic reduction to manufacture stone tools. People have chipped rocks into tools and weapons for thousands of years. Native Americans knapped stone arrow and spear points, knife blades, scrapers, drills and many other tools and weapons. If you’re interested in learning to knap, or you just [...]

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Knap-In 2024

Moundville Archaeological Park 634 Mound State Parkway, Moundville, AL, United States

Moundville Archaeological Park will host its annual Knap-In on March 1-2, 2024. This stone tool maker event at will host flint knappers from all over the country. Knapping is the shaping of flint, chert, obsidian, or other conchoidal fracturing stone through the process of lithic reduction to manufacture stone tools. People have chipped rocks into tools and weapons for thousands of years. Native Americans knapped stone arrow and spear points, knife blades, scrapers, drills and many other tools and weapons. If you’re interested in learning to knap, or you just [...]

ARTIST LECTURE: Craig Drennen

Gorgas Library Yellowhammer Room , United States

Artist Craig Drennen will present a public lecture on his art on Monday, March 4, 2024, at 4:00 p.m. in the Yellowhammer Room of Gorgas Library on UA campus. The public is invited to attend. Craig Drennen is a painter based in Atlanta and a 2018 Guggenheim Fellow. His recent solo exhibitions include Old Athenian & at Stove Works in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and First Acts at Atlanta Contemporary Art Center in Atlanta. He has been an artist in residence at Yaddo, MacDowell, the Triangle Arts [...]

Astronomy Group Public Night at Moundville

Moundville Archaeological Park 634 Mound State Parkway, Moundville, AL, United States

7:30-10:00pm: Observing at Moundville Archaeological Park, observing deep sky objects, with Dr. Dean Townsley. For location visit this google maps link.

ARTIST LECTURE: Sharon Butler

Camellia Room, Gorgas Library 711 Capstone Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art is pleased to present the exhibition, Sharon Butler: March, February 27 through April 5, 2024. Butler will present a lecture about her artwork on Wednesday, March 20, at 3:00 p.m. in the Camellia Room of Gorgas Library (2nd floor). There will be a reception for the artist following the lecture in the SMGA from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Sharon Butler is an American artist and writer on art interested in ideas about contemporary abstraction, especially in a [...]

Registration for Fall 2024 Begins

Summer and Fall 2024 registration time assignments will be available by March 1, 2024. Make an appointment with A&S Student Services. Find the full UA Academic Calendar on the University Registrar’s website.

PREMIERE NIGHT – “Love and Information”

Allen Bales Theatre, Rowand-Johnson Hall 348 Stadium Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

This kaleidoscope of vignettes beautifully navigates the relentless stream of information in our modern world, creating a piece that explores the emotional depth of humanity. Filled with humor, heartache, and profound insights into the nature of love and communication, this fast-paced and thought-provoking production contemplates the complexities of our existence and questions what it means to be human. Buy tickets in advance online.