CCT: Ginga Brasileira

{Folklife & Traditional Arts Artist}


Ginga Brasileira
{Ginga Brasileira}
Ginga Brasileira’s program includes demonstrations of the Afro-Brazilian art and dance forms of Capoeira (a unique blend of self-defense, dance, music, and gymnastics); Maculele (a stick dance form created by African slaves in Brazil); and Samba (the national music and dance of Brazil). Performers wear colorful costumes, play Afro-Brazilian instruments, sing, dance, and encourage active audience participation while providing a truly special insight into the wonderful culture of Brazil.

Requirements: Clean floor and four microphones.

Audience: All ages

Fees: Negotiable.

Efraim Silva
26 Savin Park, West Haven, CT 06516-5840
203-982-4147 (cell)