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UM’s Alabama School of the Arts Announces 2022 Spring Spectacular: Throwback Edition

Avery Wilhite ASOTA, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts at the University of Mobile will host its 2022 “Spring Spectacular: Throwback Edition” on Friday, March 18 at 7 p.m.

The family-friendly concert will be on the Great Commission Lawn at the University of Mobile, 5735 College Pkwy, Mobile, AL 36613. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating.

Tickets are $10 and are now on sale at umobile.edu/pas and will be available to purchase at the event.

Dinner and concessions start at 5:30 p.m., followed by the preshow at 6:30 p.m. The show begins at 7 p.m. and will close with a 7-minute fireworks show.

Jenna Goodwin, executive director of administration and production for the Alabama School of the Arts, describes the event as “an evening filled with music from decades past that hopes to invite everyone to reminisce about the music that has filled their days from childhood to today.”

Exciting throwbacks include arrangements from bands like Earth, Wind and Fire, as well as guitar features recalling iconic ’80s rock solos.

Attendees will also be taken back to their home church as ASOTA ensembles including the University Singers, Jazz Band, Voices of Mobile, Deliverance, Sofree and more perform faith-based tunes that celebrate the music that shaped our lives.

To purchase tickets and to learn more about Spring Spectacular, visit umobile.edu/pas.

Learn more about the Alabama School of the Arts at asota.umobile.edu.

About the University of Mobile

The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered liberal arts and sciences institution with a vision of higher education for a higher purpose, founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions through rigorous academic preparation and spiritual transformation. Core values are: Christ-Centered, Academically-Focused, Student-Devoted and Distinctively-Driven. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in over 75 academic programs. Founded in 1961, the University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres.

For information about the University of Mobile, areas of study, admissions and more, visit umobile.edu, connect with UM on social media @univofmobile, or call Enrollment Services at 1.800.WIN.RAMS or 251.442.2222.

About the Author

Avery Wilhite

Avery Wilhite is an alumnus of the University of Mobile. Avery graduated from the School of Business in 2022 where he earned his Bachelor of Science in digital media and advertising. He is an active member at East Pointe Baptist Church and has a passion for helping churches better understand and communicate to their audiences. In his free time, Avery enjoys photography/videography, as well as spending quality time with friends.