|Event||NBAF Legends Celebration|
|Date||Saturday, September 6th, 2014|
|Venue||Rialto Center for the Arts|
|Address||80 Forsyth St NW|
|Location||Atlanta, GA, United States|
The Legends Celebration is a festival favorite recognizing artistic luminaries across the NBAF disciplines. Spotlight Series curator Wynton Marsalis is this year’s Music Legend, and he is joined by Melvin van Peebles (Film), Ntozake Shange (Theatre), Dr. Samella Lewis (Visual Arts), and Maurice Hines (Dance). The Legends Celebration boasts an exciting new award-show format and celebrates the five 2014 Legends through tribute performances from Anika Noni Rose, Melissa Aldana and Crash Trio, Marcus Belgrave, the Manzari Brothers and more!