We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming performances! If you have any questions please reach out to one of our team members. 


Announcing the 2024-2025 ArtWorks@TheDJD Series! 

Don’t miss the award-winning musical, theatrical, creative, and magical events coming to the DJD Theater at Alabama School of Fine Arts!

Secure your tickets for you, your family & friends while they last! Check out our upcoming shows this season: 

Community Partner Events

Note: These events are NOT part of the ArtWorks@TheDJD Performance Series.

Journey to Africa - "Journey of the Drums"

Saturday, August 10th at 6pm

Journey to Africa, “Journey of the Drums” is a culturally rich expression of African influences on culture portrayed artistically through the performing arts from a contemporary modernistic perspective. The production features spoken word, live drumming and a repertoire of nine dynamic, engaging, original choreographed dances from local and regional artists. Don’t miss this inspirational experience by such exquisitely talented performers.

Tickets $18-25 + fees

The Moth Birmingham GrandSLAM

Monday, September 9th at 8pm

The ultimate storytelling competition, The Moth GrandSLAM invites winners from our open-mic StorySLAM’s back to the stage for the Birmingham storytelling championship.

Reserved Seating $35 + fees

Ursula Smith's The Brown Sugar Nutcracker

Saturday, December 21, 2024 at 2:30pm and 7:30pm

Don’t miss Ursula Smith’s ever-evolving holiday classic, “The Brown Sugar Nutcracker.”

Ursula Smith has re-imagined the traditional tale to create a cultural holiday experience for the city of Birmingham and the Southeast Region.

The Brown Sugar Nutcracker has been a family heirloom of the Brown family for generations. Marissa Brown inherits the family nutcracker during the Annual Christmas Family Gathering. The adventure begins when Marissa discovers her Brown Sugar Nutcracker is a gateway to a Magical World.

The Brown Sugar Nutcracker is a legacy to all families for generations to come and a magnificent spectacle. This production will lift your spirit and leave you with a renewed feeling of hope for the holiday season. Come experience why “The Brown Sugar Nutcracker” has become a widely -celebrated cultural holiday experience.

VIP Ticket Purchase is Only available for 7:30 PM show in limited quantity. VIP benefits include:

Get your tickets early-this event will sell out!

Reserved Seating $48-78 + fees

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