Wright Center Upcoming Events
Birmingham Ballet presents Peter Pan
Birmingham Ballet's much-loved version of Peter Pan is back on stage at the Wright Center. The high flying adventures of the boy who refuses to grow up are accompanied by Tinker Bell, Wendy, the Lost Boys, Tiger Lilly, Captain Hook and a host of fairies and whimsical creatures from Neverland. With a clever mix of classic and style, the ballet is choreographed by Cindy Free to original music by David Gaines.
Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series presents Eric Motley
Eric Motley, a beloved Samford University alumnus, will be the featured speaker at the eighth annual event. The lecture’s focus will be on Motley’s personal memoir Madison Park: A Place of Hope, set to release November 2017. In Madison Park: A Place of Hope, Motley discusses his upbringing in the Madison Park community of Montgomery, Alabama, and the amazing power of gratitude, generosity, grace, and faith in God and each other. Ticket sales will open Nov. 1. Order tickets at tickets.samford.edu or call 205-726-2853.
Tonight at the Wright presents MercyMe with Tenth Avenue North Live
American contemporary Christian music band MercyMe comes the the Samford Wright Center with Tenth Avenue North. Tickets at littleflowerevents.com.
Opera Birmingham presents Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare’s tragic romance returns to our stage after an absence of over 40 years, combining the powerful drama with Gounod’s lush music. Family rivalries cannot fight the young love of Romeo and Juliet, with tragic consequences as the couple is determined to be together forever. Featuring the Opera Birmingham Chorus and the Alabama Symphony Orchestra.
Sozo Children's Choir
Hear the sights and sounds of Uganda with the Sozo Children's Choir as they share cultural singing and dancing with authentic African instruments.
Tonight at the Wright presents Jeremy Camp
Grammy-nominated Christian singer, songwriter and story teller, Jeremy Camp brings his talents to Birmingham.