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Classes | Dance | Community

DanceAfrica at Weeksville Weekends

Oct 12, 2019—Jun 13, 2020
Performance dates & times

Weeksville Heritage Center
158 Buffalo Ave (Brooklyn)

Due to the evolving coronavirus situation, DanceAfrica at Weeksville Weekends scheduled for Saturday, March 14, is canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 
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Saturday October 12, 2019
Performances no longer available.

In Association with the Weeksville Heritage Center

This event on Sat, Apr 11 has been canceled due to concerns around the spread of COVID-19 and out of consideration for the health of our audiences, staff, and artists.

For updates on BAM’s programming and operations in light of this evolving situation, visit our BAM Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates page.

Experience the magic of DanceAfrica at these free community workshops on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Led by BAM teaching artists Kimani Fowlin and Farai Malianga, classes will focus on a variety of dances, songs, and traditions from Africa and the diaspora.

Leadership support for BAM Access Programs provided by the Jerome L. Greene Foundation


Jerome L. Greene Foundation


Lead Sponsor of BAM
Community Programs:




Leadership support for BAM Community programs provided by The Thompson Family Foundation

Leadership support for BAM Community Programs provided by The Thompson Family Foundation.

Leadership support for the planning of BAM Education and BAM Community Engagement provided by The Hearst Foundation, Inc.

Class Themes
Sat, Oct 12, 2019
So As You Sow, You Shall Reap: A Harvest Festival
Sat, Dec 14, 2019
Kwanzaa Festival
Sat, Feb 8, 2020
Black History Month
Sat, Mar 14, 2020 (CANCELED)
Women's History Month
Sat, Apr 11, 2020 (CANCELED)
National Poetry Month