It’s been more than twenty years since I stumbled into my first encounter with Brazilian dance. It was 1992 or 1993 in Santa Cruz, California and spontaneously I attended a performance of Brazilian dance at Louden Nelson Center. Immediately I knew it was something I was interested in. I still remember seeing Conceição Damaseco dance […]
Tomorrow I fly to Brazil and a desire 20 years in the making, will be no longer a someday. For over 10 years I was a samba dancer. I discovered Brazilian dance in a performance one night in the early 90’s in my first year Santa Cruz, CA and I was enthralled. I started taking […]
I got to see my “old” samba troupe perform in Seattle a few weeks ago.
I took many photos as I was excited to participate in Carnival this year— that is as a bystander.