At noon each day join us at the Alys Stephens Center for an hour full of FREE cultural experiences from around the globe. Each day UAB shuttle service will pick-up every 15 minutes between three shuttle stops between 11am - 1:30pm for the UAB Community. Arrive early and grab lunch from Cantina On Wheels each day!
Explore the phenomenon that is Irish Dance as we join the Traditional Irish Dance Academy of Birmingham for an afternoon of movement and discussion. Topics include the history of Irish dance, costuming, and the use of Gaelic language, and more.
Dr. Pia Sen, founder and director of Notinee Indian Dance in Birmingham & Sheila Rubin, founder and director of Natyananda Dance of India in Birmingham will be here for a demonstration and lecture to learn about the beauty and intricacy of Indian dance.
Instructor Margaret Bond and Associate Professor Dr. Catherine Daniélou of UAB’s Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures will be here for a mini French language lesson and a fun discussion on French food, wine and culture. You will even have the opportunity to sample French cheeses from local shops and restaurants.