The National Black Arts Festival 2014 Gala
Friday July 18, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Cost: From $500,
From the venue:The NBAF Gala is the official season opener of the festival each year and has proved to be a spectacular evening on Atlantaâ€™s performing arts calendar. The 2014 Gala â€œHigher and Higherâ€ will feature an excellent lineup, including jazz icon Terence Blanchard and Metropolitan Opera superstar Harolyn Blackwell. Proceeds from the Gala support NBAFâ€™s educational activities and maintain the low cost of the festivalâ€™s many high level performances as well as contribute to NBAFâ€™s $1.5 million fundraising goal for 2014.