Alternate Title Dance Africa 2005, Rhythmic Heritage: Going Full Circle
Country of Origin United States, Jamaica, Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Nigeria, Mali
Description DanceAfrica ’05, “Rhythmic Heritage: Going Full Circle,” was a feast of African culture. In addition to dance—which included for the first time a Jamaican ensemble, L’ACADCO— BAMcinématek presented highlights of the New York African Film Festival, with new documentaries, award winners, and kids’ films. In addition, members of L’ACADCO offered master classes in dance, an exhibition of the Jamaican artist Bernard Stanley Hoyes was on view, and an African Sculpture Garden was constructed across the street at BAM Park.