Bembé’s Brazilian Carnaval
March 8, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Celebrate and honor the Carnaval traditions of Bahia and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with the Bembé youth drum batucada, live samba dancers, and special guests Samba da Vida AND Panadanza Dance Company! This family-friendly event will include film, art activities, and more. Attend a culturally-sensitive, educational, and entertaining celebration of Afro-Brazilian culture. All proceeds from this event will benefit Bembé’s school residencies at various schools throughout Milwaukee, making cultural performing arts accessible to all youth and parents!
General Admission $15 – Individual, Access to Film and Performance
Family Admission $35 – Up to 2 Adults, 1 Elder, 3 children; Access to film, performance, art activity and photo with Samba dancers.
PURCHASE TICKETS HERE: https://community.nostudios.com/events/30401
Bembé Drum & Dance is a community-based, cultural performing arts program in the city of Milwaukee that inspires music and performance skills intergenerational connection, and cultural identity exploration through Afro-Latino musical culture. www.proyectobembe.org
Bembé is grateful for the on-going sponsorship of MPS Partnership for the Arts and Humanities, Marquette University and UW-Milwaukee’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.