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Grupo Corpo and its spectacular coreographies

October 31, 2012

“All facets of Brazil, past and future, erudite and popular, foreign influence and local color, and the urban and the …

Scary: Popeye, Mickey and Captain America dancing pagode

October 20, 2012
Scary: Popeye, Mickey and Captain America dancing pagode

Trenzinho Carreta Furacão is a creatively kistch, slightly creepy street dance group from Ribeirão Preto (one of the biggest cities …

35 years of Cisne Negro Dance Company

August 19, 2012

Cisne Negro Dance Company, that together with Grupo Corpo, has one of the longest and most successful careers among Brazilian …

When the Native dance

December 27, 2011

The 225 remaining Brazilian native ethnicity have a wide range of dance traditions. These are some of them:

Brazilian batucada around the world

December 6, 2011

Batucada, the joyful, noisy, fast pace percussive ensemble, capable of speeding up one’s pulse, is gaining the world.

Dzi Croquettes – Rio’s revolutionary cabaret

November 29, 2011

Picture this: in the early seventies, the worst moment of the military rule that installed censorship and strict morality, 13 hairy guys from Rio would wear heavy make up, high heels and miniskirts on a stage.