Calendar

From our annual live performances at the Rose Wagner Center, to our weekly dance class and frequent appearances at local festivals, there is surely an upcoming event for you. Please subscribe to our calendar feed below and check out our BLOG to subscribe to our news and updates.

Sep
25
Tue
Beginning Samba Workshop @ SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm

Samba Fogo presents a 5-week Beginning Samba Workshop!

 Learn the fundamentals of Brazilian Samba and Afro-Brazilian dance in a fun and welcoming setting designed for the beginning student. All levels, ages 10-100 welcome. Wear comfortable clothing you can move freely in. Tennis shoes, dance shoes, or bare feet are all appropriate.  No previous dance experience necessary – complete beginners are completely welcome!

This workshop meets once a week on Tuesdays for five (5) weeks
September 11, September 18, September 25,
October 2, and October 9.  6:30pm – 7:30p at SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

A minimum of six (6) students must be pre-registered for the full workshop in order for it to run. 

Full 5-Class Workshop: $60, Single Class: $15
-Samba Fogo class cards CAN be used for this workshop!-


Wear comfortable clothing you can move freely in. Tennis shoes, dance shoes, or
bare feet are all appropriate.

Please email [email protected] with any further questions.


Register for the Full Workshop Below!


Student’s Full Name:


 

Sep
30
Sun
Brazilian Drum Workshop @ SLC Arts Hub
Sep 30 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm

Samba Fogo presents a four-week Brazilian drum workshop!

FOUR (4) SUNDAYS: September 16, 23 & 30, & October 7

1:00-2:00 PM @ SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S. in downtown Salt Lake)

All Levels, Age 10+ Welcome!

$50 for the four-class workshop
(Sorry, no single classes available – must purchase entire workshop)

Register for this workshop below.

Instruments and instructional materials provided.
All workshop students will be encouraged to attend the
Samba Fogo Band Audition on S
unday, October 14, 2-3pm

Please email [email protected] with any further questions

REGISTER FOR THE WORKSHOP BELOW-


Student’s Full Name:


Oct
2
Tue
Beginning Samba Workshop @ SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm

Samba Fogo presents a 5-week Beginning Samba Workshop!

 Learn the fundamentals of Brazilian Samba and Afro-Brazilian dance in a fun and welcoming setting designed for the beginning student. All levels, ages 10-100 welcome. Wear comfortable clothing you can move freely in. Tennis shoes, dance shoes, or bare feet are all appropriate.  No previous dance experience necessary – complete beginners are completely welcome!

This workshop meets once a week on Tuesdays for five (5) weeks
September 11, September 18, September 25,
October 2, and October 9.  6:30pm – 7:30p at SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

A minimum of six (6) students must be pre-registered for the full workshop in order for it to run. 

Full 5-Class Workshop: $60, Single Class: $15
-Samba Fogo class cards CAN be used for this workshop!-


Wear comfortable clothing you can move freely in. Tennis shoes, dance shoes, or
bare feet are all appropriate.

Please email [email protected] with any further questions.


Register for the Full Workshop Below!


Student’s Full Name:


 

Oct
7
Sun
Brazilian Drum Workshop @ SLC Arts Hub
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm

Samba Fogo presents a four-week Brazilian drum workshop!

FOUR (4) SUNDAYS: September 16, 23 & 30, & October 7

1:00-2:00 PM @ SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S. in downtown Salt Lake)

All Levels, Age 10+ Welcome!

$50 for the four-class workshop
(Sorry, no single classes available – must purchase entire workshop)

Register for this workshop below.

Instruments and instructional materials provided.
All workshop students will be encouraged to attend the
Samba Fogo Band Audition on S
unday, October 14, 2-3pm

Please email [email protected] with any further questions

REGISTER FOR THE WORKSHOP BELOW-


Student’s Full Name:


Oct
9
Tue
Beginning Samba Workshop @ SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm

Samba Fogo presents a 5-week Beginning Samba Workshop!

 Learn the fundamentals of Brazilian Samba and Afro-Brazilian dance in a fun and welcoming setting designed for the beginning student. All levels, ages 10-100 welcome. Wear comfortable clothing you can move freely in. Tennis shoes, dance shoes, or bare feet are all appropriate.  No previous dance experience necessary – complete beginners are completely welcome!

This workshop meets once a week on Tuesdays for five (5) weeks
September 11, September 18, September 25,
October 2, and October 9.  6:30pm – 7:30p at SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

A minimum of six (6) students must be pre-registered for the full workshop in order for it to run. 

Full 5-Class Workshop: $60, Single Class: $15
-Samba Fogo class cards CAN be used for this workshop!-


Wear comfortable clothing you can move freely in. Tennis shoes, dance shoes, or
bare feet are all appropriate.

Please email [email protected] with any further questions.


Register for the Full Workshop Below!


Student’s Full Name:


 

Oct
18
Thu
Afro Brazilian Dance Workshop with Dandha Da Hora @ SLC Arts Hub
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Samba Fogo Presents Master Dancer:

Dandha Da Hora

Born and raised in Salvador, Bahia, Dandha Da Hora has been a member of Ilê Aiyê, one of Brazil’s most important musical and cultural institutions, since she was 6 years old. In her teaching, as well as in her performances, Dandha invokes the incredible spirit of Salvaldor, Bahia, Brazil and of Ilê Aiyê. A master dancer and dance teacher, as well as vocalist and percussionist, Dandha honors the incredible gifts of her culture every time she performs. As a lead dancer with Ilê Aiyê and one of the lead vocalists of music group SambaDá (based in Santa Cruz, CA), Dandha has shared the stage with Brazilian stars such as Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil and Daniela Mercury.
 
Class Description:
Dandha’s Afro Brazilian Dance classes are an invitation to explore the rich world of Afro Brazilian Dance traditions with a gifted and dedicated teacher. Her classes focus on folkloric and Orixa-inspired dance, Samba Afro, and samba reggae, as well as other Brazilian dance styles and feature live drumming by talented local musicians. Dandha’s classes welcome students of all levels and backgrounds – everyone will find challenge and inspiration in her dancing and teaching!
 
Schedule – Two Classes:
Thursday, October 18, 6:30-8:00pm
Saturday, October 20, 1:00-2:30pm
Each class is $20 (sorry, punchcards cannot be used)
Register Below or in person using cash, check or card at the workshops 
 
Videos of Dandha:
 
This is a VERY special opportunity to study with a true dance master! Don’t miss out!

Register for one or both classes here:



Oct
20
Sat
Afro Brazilian Dance Workshop with Dandha Da Hora @ SLC Arts Hub
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Samba Fogo Presents Master Dancer:

Dandha Da Hora

Born and raised in Salvador, Bahia, Dandha Da Hora has been a member of Ilê Aiyê, one of Brazil’s most important musical and cultural institutions, since she was 6 years old. In her teaching, as well as in her performances, Dandha invokes the incredible spirit of Salvaldor, Bahia, Brazil and of Ilê Aiyê. A master dancer and dance teacher, as well as vocalist and percussionist, Dandha honors the incredible gifts of her culture every time she performs. As a lead dancer with Ilê Aiyê and one of the lead vocalists of music group SambaDá (based in Santa Cruz, CA), Dandha has shared the stage with Brazilian stars such as Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil and Daniela Mercury.
 
Class Description:
Dandha’s Afro Brazilian Dance classes are an invitation to explore the rich world of Afro Brazilian Dance traditions with a gifted and dedicated teacher. Her classes focus on folkloric and Orixa-inspired dance, Samba Afro, and samba reggae, as well as other Brazilian dance styles and feature live drumming by talented local musicians. Dandha’s classes welcome students of all levels and backgrounds – everyone will find challenge and inspiration in her dancing and teaching!
 
Schedule – Two Classes:
Thursday, October 18, 6:30-8:00pm
Saturday, October 20, 1:00-2:30pm
Each class is $20 (sorry, punchcards cannot be used)
Register Below or in person using cash, check or card at the workshops 
 
Videos of Dandha:
 
This is a VERY special opportunity to study with a true dance master! Don’t miss out!

Register for one or both classes here:



Oct
25
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Oct 25 @ 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:

Nov
1
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Nov 1 @ 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:

Nov
8
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Nov 8 @ 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: