Don’t forget this is the final weekend of Black History Month programs at the DIA

Events include tonight’s performance of the score of Melvin Van Peebles’ “Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song” (1971) by The Burnt Sugar Arkestra at 7 followed by a screening of the film, introduced by Van Peebles at 9:30.

On Saturday and Sunday the DFT will present “The Amazing Nina Simone.” Also on Sunday you can catch Wendell Harrison in Kresge Court at 1 and 3 and storytelling by Shanta in Rivera Court at 2.

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Author: GreaterDetroitReporter

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