Events for Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017
Save on Gardens-and-Home combination tickets with Bellingrath’s Snowbird Special, a discount for all ages in January and February. With the Snowbird Special, an adult Gardens-and-Home ticket costs $16.50 (regular price: $21) and a child Gardens-and-Home ticket costs $11.50 (regular price: $13). There is no admission fee for members of the Friends of Bellingrath, or for ages 4 and younger. The Gardens open at 8 a.m. and the last Home tour of the day is at 4 p.m. For details, visit bellingrath.org.
Location: Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Join us every third Tuesday for some lively book discussions and tips on what’s hot and what’s not in the world of books. This month’s topic of discussion is A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.
Location: Mobile Public Library: West Regional Branch
Our feature is The Jungle Book. The film runs 105 minutes and is rated PG.
Location: Mobile Public Library: Parkway Branch
Studio A- Ages 9-12. Ballet technique is the basis for modern, tap, jazz, and hip hop. Ballet is vital to the performance quality of all dance forms. Class will focus on ballet steps, technique,terminology, musicality, and combinations. Class will build awareness ofproper alignment, muscle control and injury prevention. Students will also learn problem solving skills, listening skills, how to follow directions, work with other students and begin to build self esteem and self discipline. Ballet also conditions the body and builds stamina, strength and flexibility. Each level will have specific guidelines as to what terminolgy will be learned, with the higher levels becoming more complex and challenging.
Location: The Dance Academy of Mobile
Enjoy wonderful classic Who Done It films with commentary and fun facts provided by Frank. This month’s feature is The Woman in Green. The film runs 90 minutes and is not rated.
Location: Mobile Public Library: Moorer/Spring Hill Branch
The Alabama School of the Arts String Orchestra under the direction of professional violinist Enen Yu will open the program. The Symphonic Winds will perform Mozart’s Symphony No. 35, also known as the Haffner Symphony. Finally, the Chorale Ensemble will perform the Requiem by British composer John Rutter. The program is under the direction of Dr. Al Miller, dean of the Alabama School of the Arts, and Dr. Scott Wright, general director of Mobile Opera.
Location: Dauphin Way UMC
Jason Rinehart and William H. Petersen, conductors
Location: Laidlaw Performing Arts Center
Pick what you want to paint. BYOB. Art supplies and instruction provided. Advance reservations recommended. Two painters, two 16×20″ canvases, $30 (approximately 3 hours), or two 11×14″ canvases for $25 (approximately 2 hours).
Location: Paint Party Studios
Magicians, monsters, spirits, and shipwrecks! Foiled murder plots, love at first sight, a royal wedding, and much more..... Join us for the Playhouse in the Park’s production of “The Tempest,” the play widely known as William Shakespeare’s farewell to the stage. PUBLIC PERFORMANCES The Playhouse-in-the-Park presents William Shakespeare’s "The Tempest" Friday & Saturday February 24 & 25, 2017 - 7:30 p.m. For reservations, call 251-602-0630 Tickets are $16 for adults $14 for students and seniors Suitable for ages 12 and up All performances at the Playhouse-in-the-Park 4851 Museum Drive - Mobile, Alabama 36608 (across from the Mobile Museum of Art in Langan Park) www.playhouseinthepark.org - 251-602-0630 Facebook: Playhouse in the Park, Mobile Al SCHOOL DAY SHOWS Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday February 21, 22, & 23, 2017 9:00 and 10:30 a.m. This 70-minute adaptation is faithful to the original and is designed for middle and high school ages. Tickets are $8.00 for students, and teachers are FREE! For school show booking call Pamela Mollise at 251-422-0079. All performances at the Playhouse-in-the-Park 4851 Museum Drive - Mobile, Alabama 36608 (across from the Mobile Museum of Art in Langan Park) www.playhouseinthepark.org - 251-602-0630 Facebook: Playhouse in the Park, Mobile Al Thank you for your continued support of the Playhouse in the Park! Playhouse Public Shows: 251-602-0630 School Shows: 251-422-0079
Location: The Playhouse in the Park