As part of their ongoing commitment to impart knowledge, awareness, and understanding while also encouraging the development of critical thinking skills as it relates to the cultures that comprise the African Diaspora, the National Black Arts Festival (NBAF) is on a mission to bring relevancy to the community on a year-round basis through their educational programs.
The NBAF is also passionate about the cultivation and preservation of the arts. They provide opportunities for creative expression to flow through artist showcases, literary readings, poetry, music, dance, art, and film.
Friday, September 30, 2011: The First Grader – 7:30 pm
Saturday, October 1, 2011: Africa United – 12:00 pm; Louder than a Bomb – 2:00 pm; Daughters of the Wind – 4:10 pm
Sunday, October 2, 2011: Africa Unite: A Celebration of Bob Marley’s 60th Birthday
The film series is sure to have something for everyone to appreciate and engage in. Tickets are $5.00 – $10.00. For a schedule of the films, and to purchase tickets online, click on this link otherwise cash will be accepted at the door.