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Tap Dancer & Vocalist Brinae Ali

February 13, 9 pm10 pm.

Brinae Ali’s “Destination Forever” takes the audience on a journey into her world and how it intersects with society, radical love, and joy. Ali’s interdisciplinary approach to music is rooted in her practice and pedagogy of transforming the conditioning of the human spirit.

Ali was born and raised in Flint, Michigan and is an interdisciplinary artist who believes in using the power of the arts to transform the conditions of the human spirit. She has served as the artistic director of Tapology, Inc. in Flint, MI, Fourth Wall Arts Salon, and Sound and Movement, LLC in Philadelphia. She has also partnered and served as a teaching artist with organizations such as Ping Chong and Company, NJPAC, Moving History in Baltimore, and the Apollo Theater Education Department. She has received awards for Best Short Play at the Downtown Urban Theater Festival for her one woman show “Steps” and the Vox Populi Independence Music Award for “Destination Forever: Vol.1 EP.” Her broadway and off-broadway experience include Shuffle Along and STOMP!

The NAC Fine & Mellow Jazz Concert Series is presented in collaboration with the The National Jazz Museum in Harlem.

The Series is curated by Endea Owens, Jazz Is: Now! Curatorial Fellow, NJMH

Seating is limited. Admission is $25 for the general public. NAC members must RSVP via Eventbrite. Due to the popularity of this event, NAC members are kindly asked to limit their free ticket option to two (2) tickets.


15 Gramercy Park South
New York, 10003