Schedule

Schedule

 

Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm On the Grounds
  Brazilians wearing traditional costumes from Northeast of Brazil distributing BrasilFest programs and collecting donations.
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Armory Stage
Participatory workshop to involve basic capoeira angola martial arts martial arts dance movements, singing traditional songs in Portuguese, and playing traditional instruments. Also, will include a short history of capoeira angola in Brazil and a Q&A period.
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Armory Lobby
“No Meio do Caminho Tinha um Muro” Brazilian visual artist Mirleane Plaisted will display an art installation titled “No Meio do Caminho Tinha Um Muro” (There was a wall in the middle of the path). The name of... Read More
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm Mural Amphitheater
Batucada Yemanjá was founded in 1978, and it is the oldest batucada in the USA. Batucada Yemanjá has played for 37 consecutive years and operates a non-profit organization sponsoring needy children in Brazil and Zimbabwe.
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
“Jogo de Corpo– Capoeira e Ancestralidade” – “Body Games– Capoeira and Ancestry” 87 Minutes. The documentary Body Games – Capoeira and Ancestry is one of the major outcomes of the research project The Angolan Roots of Capoeira: Transatlantic... Read More
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Young people will be delighted drawing and color materials from Maranhão.
Aug 20 @ 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm Armory Stage
Come to Dora’s high energy, exciting ALL AGES dance workshop and learn the exhilarant moves of Maranhão. All levels welcome!
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm Mural
Brazilian Jazz, Bossa-Nova and MPB.
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Rooftop of Fisher Pavilion
Open Roda de Capoeira (Brazilian martial arts disguised in music and dance). Open for local capoeira groups and general public
Aug 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Armory Stage
Bahia in Motion teaches dance and Capoeira in Seattle and runs tours to Bahia, Brazil. They have been teaching and sharing the beauty of Afro-Brazilian culture in Seattle since 2008. Daniel, also known as Mestre Pitta is from Salvador, Bahia,... Read More
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Armory Loft 3
“Jogo de Corpo– Capoeira e Ancestralidade” – “Body Games– Capoeira and Ancestry” 87 Minutes. The documentary Body Games – Capoeira and Ancestry is one of the major outcomes of the research project The Angolan Roots of Capoeira: Transatlantic... Read More
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Mural Amphitheater
    World rhythmic music with a Brazilian jazz twist.
Aug 20 @ 3:20 pm – 3:45 pm
  Dj. Irineu Neto was born Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro. He learned to mix and use turntables during the 90’s when he also performed at many nightclubs in Brazil, Atlanta, and Seattle. Irineu likes to play... Read More
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm Mural
Dora Oliveira and Dance Brazil is a high-energy Brazilian dance troupe comprised of adults and kids accompanied by a talented international ensemble of musicians playing Brazilian rhythms that will have you moving in no time!
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Armory Stage
  Samba-Reggae dance workshop with live music provided by Vamolá! Samba, sweat and smile as the sounds of Bahia, Brazil take you on a soulful journey combining the rhythms of Samba, Afro-Brazilian and Re
Aug 20 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
“Despite the name, the Cuban Heels draw their inspiration and repertoire primarily from Brazil.  Rather than copying Brazilian choro, samba and other styles precisely in an attempt at exact cultural accuracy, the Heels present a party atmosphere music... Read More
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Mural Amphitheater
The soul of the Brazilian culture in a high energetic performance. Internationally recognized and respected Show Brazil!, well known throughout the Northwest from events such as Bumbershoot and Brasilfest, has delighted audiences in the United States, Brazil and... Read More
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm Rooftop of Fisher Pavillion
Jam percussion and parade from Mural Amphitheater to Roof of Fisher Pavilion – Feel free to bring your drums to join the parade and jam.