SELAMAT DATANG BRASIL 2014 – A cross culture event between Malaysia and Brazil

Hey there beautiful people!

I have got some extremely different yet exciting news for you all.  I was invited to the Press Conference for “Selamat Datang Brasil 2014”. Malaysia and Brazil are doing a cross culture event. It is an annual cross culture event and a capoeira celebration.

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Now for those of you who don’t know what is Capoeira, it is a Brazilian marital art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. It is sometimes referred to as a game.

Selamat Datang Brasil 2014 which is a cross cultural event celebrating Brazilian and Malaysian cultures, targeted to be an annual event. It is organized by Brasil em Festa Performance Company. This colorful event will be held for the first time in Malaysia, after been held in various other countries in the South East Asian region.

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One of the best places to have Brazilian food! Located in Avenue K, Level 3
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Great Setup!

 

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Malaysian and Brazilian Cross Culture

The Capoeira School is based in Mont Kiara and Bangsar Sports complex. This is where they teach Capoeira, which includes rich Brazilian marital arts. cultural expressions and dances such as Samba, Brazilian Afro, Maculelê, Puxada de Rede and more. They also perform Samba, Capoeira, Forró, and Brazilian-Afro dance performances for big events around South East Asia.

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Welcome Speech by Lilica Vargas
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Speech by Gina Subki

 

The Capoeira School is based in Mont Kiara and Bangsar Sports complex. This is where they teach Capoeira, which includes rich Brazilian marital arts. cultural expressions and dances such as Samba, Brazilian Afro, Maculelê, Puxada de Rede and more. They also perform Samba, Capoeira, Forró, and Brazilian-Afro dance performances for big events around South East Asia.

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Beautiful dance!
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Love the energy!

Selamat Datang Brasil 2014 will be held from 24th to 26th of October at Avenue K. It will be a three-day event packed with energy and fun with Brazilian and Malaysian themed workshops, performances, games and celebration of the students’ yearlong of training.

A highlight of “Selamat Datang Brasil 2014” would be A Capoeira graduation ceremony called Batizado. It will be followed by Brazilian Cultural performances along with an unforgettable Brazilian party night.

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Have to love the choreography!
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The fabulous performers!

This event is open for public viewing as well as for participation as well. This event also practices an ECO FRIENDLY policy by motivating students to produce their performance props using recycled materials such as plastic water bottles and used magazines.

 

 

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AGENDA OF THE CROSS CULTURE EVENT


This event will be a great opportunity for all to come and learn from different masters and teachers, enrich their cultural knowledge as well as enjoy the performances and activates.

“Selamat Datang Brasil 2014” is made possible with the support of Avenue K as the venue sponsor and Arte é Vida Fitness Studio. Embassy of Brazil in Kuala Lumpur also supports this event.

So come to Avenue K during 24th to 26th of October to enjoy all the fun filled activites taking place!

 

That’s all for now my dearest readers, lots of love till the next post! XOXO

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