Brazilians wearing traditional costumes from Northeast of Brazil distributing BrasilFest programs and collecting donations.
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.
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.
Come to Dora’s high energy, exciting ALL AGES dance workshop and learn the exhilarant moves of Maranhão. All levels welcome!
Brazilian Jazz, Bossa-Nova and MPB.
Open Roda de Capoeira (Brazilian martial arts disguised in music and dance). Open for local capoeira groups and general public
World rhythmic music with a Brazilian jazz twist.
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
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!
Photo by: “Ben Cowan Photography”
Jam percussion and parade from Mural Amphitheater to Roof of Fisher Pavilion – Feel free to bring your drums to join the parade and jam.