The Annenberg Center Presents DanceBrazil, March 22-24March 19, 2012
Written by Laura Amann
DanceBrazil has been captivating audiences with their dazzling style of Afro-Brazilian music and dance for more than 30 years. Founded and choreographed by Jelon Vieira, a 2008 National Heritage Fellow with the National Endowment for the Arts, DanceBrazil is internationally recognized for their acrobatics, athleticism and generally awe-inducing moves.
At the March 22 show, the company will perform its world premiere of Imfazwe and the Philadelphia premiere of Batuke, two of their newest, heart-pounding arrangements.
And on Friday, March 23, there will be complimentary treats prior to the show provided Picanha Brazilian Grill, and a post-show Q & A with the company and musicians.
Tickets for all four shows are available online.
When: March 22-24, 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Where: Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut Street
More info: www.pennpresents.org