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A chat with Saxon Murrell

Saxon Murrell, one of Birmingham's most prolific and versatile actors, is starring in "The Man Who Came to DInner" at the Virginia Samford Theatre.

Read about Murrell and his work

Rabbi Jonathan Miller turns author

Rabbi Jonathan Miller spent more than 25 years at Birmingham's Temple Emanu-El. Now, he's a published fiction writer.

Read about Miller and his book

Holiday fare abounds ...

“A Christmas Carol” (Nov. 16-Dec. 24, Alabama Shakespeare Festival)

“Holiday Spectacular” (Nov. 30-Dec. 17, Red Mountain Theatre)

“A 1940s Radio Chrismas Carol” (Dec. 1-10, Bell Tower Players at East Lake United Methodist Church)

“A Christmas Story” (Dec. 1-10, Leeds Theatre & Arts Council)

“Miracle on 34th Street” (Dec. 1-10, ACTA Theatre)

“Peter Pan” (Dec. 2-18, Birmingham Children’s Theatre)

“Soul Food: ‘Tis the Season, Again” (Dec. 7-10, Encore Theatre and Gallery)

“Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus” (Dec. 7-16, Virginia Samford Theatre STARS)

“A Tuna Christmas” (Dec. 8-16, South City Theatre)

“The Man Who Came to Dinner” (Dec. 8-17, Virginia Samford Theatre)

“Seven Santas” (Dec. 8-17, Birmingham Festival Theatre)

“The Second City: What the Elf” (Dec. 8, Dorothy Jemison Day Theater)

“A Tuna Christmas” (Dec. 8-16, South City Theatre)

"Home for the Holidays" with the ASO, Kristi Tingle Higginbotham and Dolores Hydock (Dec. 9, BJCC Concert Hall)

“Sounds of the Season” (Dec. 10, Opera Birmingham at Brock Recital Hall)

“Christmas with C.S. Lewis” (Dec. 13-14, Lyric Theatre)

“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” (Dec. 14-17, ACTA Jr. Theatre)

“Soul of Christmas” (Dec. 21-23, Encore Theatre and Gallery)

“It’s a Wonderful Life Live!” (Dec. 21-24, Virginia Samford Theatre)

More shows on the calendar

Finding your spotlight


Itching to get on stage? Check out the list of upcoming auditions, including for productions of "Noises Off" and "Spamalot."

Upcoming Auditions

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Where they are now: Alabamians on stage, screen

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