“Exuberant, indefatigable and virtuosic”
—The New York Times, on Balé Folclórico da Bahia
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Brazil’s preeminent folk dance company Balé Folclórico da Bahia—a 38-member troupe of dancers, musicians, and singers—comes to BAM for this weekend-long celebration. In addition to performances, DanceAfrica features community dance workshops, a late-night dance party, film programming, and the legendary outdoor bazaar.
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Featuring highlights form the NY African Film Festival including films from Brazil, Mali, South Africa, and more.