Heydar Aliyev Center
10 years celebration
Artistic proposal inspired on the golden age of samba in old times Rio
Agenda
ACT I
ACT I
The Operette of the VIP Room
1h20min
ACT II
ACT II
The Afro-Brazilian Dance
15min
ACT III
ACT III
The Carnival Concert
40min

I
The Operette of the VIP Room
1h20min

It is almost sunset in Santa Teresa, one of the most traditional neighborhoods on the hills of Rio de Janeiro. It is Carnival Eve and everyone is excited on the street. Musicians are coming down from the hill and make a stop at the Bar do Malandro, where everything begins!


Chorinho, Samba and performances will evolve into a large Bloco de Carnaval de Bairro, with dancers, drummers and standard bearers.

The Roda de Samba will feature musical, theatrical and dance performances.

II
Afro-Brazilian dance
15min

A show of danse, lights and visuals will involve the audience in the magic of the ancestors.


III
Carnival Concert
40min
The audience will experience the emotion and energy of carnival in the explosion of the drums of a samba school.This Carnival Concert will cover a range of typical Brazilian genres (lambada, forró, etc).
Drummers, dancers, flag-bearer and mestre-sala will involve the audience in a carnival atmosphere.
Elements
Scene
The Bar do Malandro
The Bahiana
The Market
Dressing
The Musicians of the Roda de Samba
Dressing of Malandro for a gala night
AThe Singers
Gala dressing valuing the feminine presence of the singers on the Roda de Samba
The Dancers
Different dressings following the Operette's plot
The drums
Abadá, the dressing of the drummers
Made on
Tilda