Free to Dance

  • Ginga Brasileira | Free to Dance
  • Ginga Brasileira | Free to Dance
  • Ginga Brasileira | Free to Dance
  • Ginga Brasileira | Free to Dance


Lindo Maravilhoso! Beautiful, Marvelous! This exploration of Afro-Brazilian culture traces the role of dance throughout Brazilian history. Efraim Silva and his dancers dazzle students with their infectious rhythms and physical prowess, combining dance and the martial arts. From the birth of Capoeira among enslaved Africans in the 16th century to the significance of Rio’s Carnival in the present day, this journey through history with Ginga Brasileira makes the culture and arts of Brazil tangible and accessible for students.

Price & Info


Assembly Price: $1,260

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1,595

Travel Fee: $75 per day (virtual programs are not charged for travel)


Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 min.

Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th



End of Year Celebration

International Drum Month

National Dance Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

Social Studies

Visual & Performing Arts


Technical Requirements

3 standing mics. 2 chairs. Artist prefers to be on the floor with the children. Children seated on the floor. Artist needs a place for doing costume changes during the program. Please provide drinking water.