DanceAfrica Tribute to the Ancestors
From May 17, 2014 10:00 am until May 17, 2014 1:00 pm Save to calendar
Posted by William Schrack
Categories: New York (NY)
African Burial Ground National Monument, in partnership with the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), cordially invites kids of all ages to the 37th annual Dance Africa Festival with a special tribute to the ancestors who are buried at the African Burial Ground. The program includes a libation ceremony which will be conducted by the DanceAfrica Council of Elders; music and drumming; and dance performances by Umkathi Theatre Works from Zimbabwe and the United African Dance Troupe of New York City. Reservations required.