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30
Oct

Workshops begin this weekend!

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Don’t forget!… Our 4-week Brazilian Samba Drumming workshop begins this Sunday, 11/1, from 12pm-2pm at the SLC Arts Hub.  The workshop will include 4 Sundays in November: November 1, 8, 15, and […]

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02
Oct

Samba Fogo presents: Raízes do Samba (Roots of Samba)

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  Raízes Do Samba will be a lively showcase of Afro-Brazilian dance, live music, and fire dance, tracing the history and roots of the Samba tradition.        Unlike other dance performances, Samba […]

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11
Sep

Thank you for making our Indiegogo a success!

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Samba Fogo recently held an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds to go toward our educational outreach programming this fall. With a lot of help from you – our wonderful network of supporters – […]

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11
Aug

Check out who’s teaching Samba at California Brazil Camp

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We are proud to announce that our Artistic Director, Lorin Hansen, will be teaching Beginning Samba Dance at California Brazil Camp this summer! This is a truly special camp full […]

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03
Apr

Thrilled Storytellers

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“The nurture for telling stories comes from the might and endowments of people who have gone before me. In my experience, the telling moment of the story draws its powers […]

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26
Mar

Solange Gomes to sing in Fogo Divino

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Solange Gomes was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where she received her fine arts training to become a musician and dancer. She attended the Royal Ballet Academy as a child […]

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17
Mar

Ai Fujii Nelson to dance in Fogo Divino

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We are honored and delighted to feature celebrated local talent Ai Fujii Nelson as a Guest Dancer and Percussionist in this year’s Spring concert, Fogo Divino.   Ai Fujii Nelson, […]

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16
Mar

24 hours to shape the future of Utah

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If you are like us, you love Utah. The mountains, the desert, the people – and the organizations that work so hard serving their communities – all make our state […]

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02
Mar

Nothing but love for this amazing Samba Community we have

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What a fun-loving, ecstatic and supportive community Salt Lake City has. 2015’s Samba Queen was a huge success and each of you played a role in that great evening.  We […]

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20
Feb

We’re ready for Samba Queen, are you?

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If you love samba, and we know you do, then you are in for a very special treat. This year’s annual Samba Queen Contest will be bigger and more badass than […]

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