DanceAfrica celebrates Brazilian Rhythms

DanceAfrica celebrates the rhythms and culture of Africa in “Brazilian Rhythms,” May 22-25 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Gilman Opera House.

Africa’s influence on Brazil’s traditional music and choreography will be explored through dance, music, and film.

“Brazilian Rhythms” performances are slated for May 22 through May 24; Friday at 7:30 pm; Saturday at 2 pm and 7:30 pm; and Sunday and Monday at 3 pm. Tickets are $20-$55; (half price for children 16 and younger).

BAM Howard Gilman Opera House [30 Lafayette Ave. between Ashland Place and St. Felix Street in Fort Greene; (718) 636-4100; www.bam.org].