Tapping Out Childhood Cancer Gala
Sept. 28, 1 p.m.
The sixth annual Tapping Out Childhood Cancer Gala will be at 1 p.m. on Sept. 28 at the Alabama Theatre, 1817 Third Avenue North, Birmingham. Alex Swader, a 14-year-old cancer survivor organized the event after being diagnosed with cancer in 2007. The family-friendly event will showcase the talents of local dancers, along with dancers from across the U.S. and Canada who are members of the Aritsts Giving Hope nonprofit. A VIP after-party will be held at Gabrella Manor, 8912 Fourth Avenue South, Birmingham, immediately following the performance. Tickets are $20 for the show or $35 for both the show and the after-party. Children 8 and younger get in free. Tickets are available at www.childrensal.kintera.org/dancersfightingcancer.