Welcome to UAB's Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center!
A true cultural center for our city and state; UAB’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center is committed to presenting the best in all genres of the performing arts while curating innovative arts experiences and nurturing creativity. Since 1996, the ASC has been a place where the entire community experiences the arts through the world's best artists in music, dance, theatre, comedy, film and family entertainment. Community members can further engage with the arts through ArtPlay, the ASC’s home for arts education and outreach.
The Rhythm of Gospel Awards is an annual event filled with a variety of innovative and exciting showcases, competitions, exhibits and achievement galas, bringing in over 6,500 excited, tourists, church, social and civic groups, families and business professionals throughout the US.