Jan
23
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Jan
30
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
6
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
13
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
20
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
27
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
28
Fri
Samba Queen Workshop Weekend @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm
Samba Queen Workshop Weekend @ SLC Arts Hub

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, February 28-March 1, 2020

Samba Fogo is gearing up for our 11th Annual Samba Queen Contest! To get you in the samba spirit, we are hosting a full weekend of workshops with incredible guest artists! These classes are for all levels. You don’t need to enter the Samba Queen contest to participate in the workshops.
 

FULL WORKSHOP SCHEDULE:
 
Friday, February 28, 6:00-9:00pm
 
Saturday, February 29, 11:00-2:00pm
(Main event Saturday night)
 
Sunday, March 1, 11:00-2:00pm
 
PRICES:
$75 to enter the contest
$75 to register for the workshops
$35 single workshop class
 
Everyone is welcome to participate in the workshops, regardless of ability level or if you are registered for the contest – these classes are for all genders, all levels! This is a great chance to study with world-renowned samba experts who travel the globe sharing the love of samba!
 
Official registration coming soon.
 
For more information: www.sambafogo.com/samba-queen/

Feb
29
Sat
Samba Queen 2020 @ Metro Music Hall
Feb 29 @ 7:30 pm
Samba Queen 2020 @ Metro Music Hall | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Samba Fogo Presents 11th Annual Samba Queen Contest!

Come watch Utah’s hottest Samba dancers compete for the title of Rainha e Rei Do Samba, Queen and King Of Samba!

  • Saturday, February 29 at Metro Music Hall
  • Doors open at 7:30pm with live Samba music
  • Dance competition begins at 9pm
  • Ages 21+

The Samba Queen Contest is no ordinary event.

Dancers entertain the crowd as they compete for the title of 2020 Rainha e Rei Do Samba (Queen and King Of Samba), accompanied by live Samba drums!

Samba Fogo will heat up Salt Lake City with this 11th annual event, featuring traditional Brazilian Carnival costumes of bright colors, feathers, sparkling bikinis and sky-high heels for our Queens, and dapper white suits, fedoras and loafers for our “Malandros” or Kings.

NEW THIS YEAR: Group, King, & Semi Pro Divisions!

-Group Contest – group choreography section
-King Contest – Rei Do Samba section
-Semi-Pro Contest – a section for those who are just beginning their samba journey, but want to enter the contest!

And of course, we will crown our 2020 Rainha Do Samba, Princesa do Samba, and Musa do Samba!

The contest is open to all who are aged 21 and up. Costumes are available to rent, and each contestant gets a chance to perform a two-minute solo on stage with a live Brazilian Bateria (drum line)! Guest judges and audience voting determine our 2020 winners.

The event is open to ages 21+. Cash Bar hosted by Metro Music Hall, serving Caipirinhas (yummy Brazilian cocktail).

THIS IS NOT A SIT-DOWN EVENT. There is live music and dancing for all, all night. It’s a dance party in addition to a dance contest!

FULL WEEKEND OF SAMBA WORKSHOPS WITH GUEST TEACHERS!

WORKSHOP INFO:
Our guests this year include:
– Amrahu Ibraheem – 3-time National Samba King
– Nascimento Gabriella – 2019 Samba Queen and dancer with Portela’s Comissāo de Frente
– Angelique Marquand Starks – director of SambAZ and host of the National Samba Queen Competition
– Lorin Hansen – 2-time Female Malandro Champion and director of Samba Fogo
– Aninha Malandro – organizer of the International Samba Congress and Brazilian samba royalty

Everyone is welcome to participate in the workshops, regardless of ability level – these classes are for all genders, all levels.

Workshops are Friday February 28, 6-9pm, Saturday February 29, 11am-2pm, and Sunday March 1, 11am-2pm. All classes will be held at the SLC Arts Hub, 663 W 100 S. Workshop schedule and registration coming soon!

CONTESTANT INFO:
Prizes and contest registration coming soon!

Cash Bar hosted by Metro Music Hall

Metro Music Hall is located at 615 W 100 S in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City. The event is open to ages 21+.

Mar
5
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Mar 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Mar
12
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below: