DanceAfrica - Brooklyn Academy of Music
Hours: various times
Price: $20 (balcony)-$50 (orchestra)
30 Lafayette Ave. - 718-636-4100
Fort Greene, NY 11217
Description: DanceAfrica—the nation's largest festival dedicated to African dance—brings together performance, art, film, and an array of community events for an exhilarating celebration of culture from Africa and its diaspora. For the annual Memorial Day weekend performances, BAM welcomes Umkhathi Theatre Works from Zimbabwe, plus Brooklyn's own BAM/Restoration DanceAfrica Ensemble and additional companies, for a program that promises to inspire. Also featured is an outdoor market/bazaar.