Music and Dance of the Americas. Learn the rhythms of Brazil, Colombia, Cuba and Mexico, then be part of the performances and parade on June 6 at Dundas West Fest.
May 23 @ TCHC – 1525 Dundas Street West
11 am – Brazilian Drumming by Samba KIdz
12 to 2pm – Kids craft table – Make something to use in the parade on June ^
12 pm – Mexican Day of the Dead Dance by Alec Dempster
1 pm – Afro Cuban Dance by Dailyn Martinez
May 26 @ Lula Lounge – 1585 Dundas Street West
6 pm – Get ready to dance with Grand Bateria Express on June 6!
Samba, Soca, Samba Reggae and Maracatu Steps by Chellz Simon
May 30 @ Dufferin Grove Park (Presented with Councillor Ana Bailao)
11 am Samba Reggae for Kids by Jessica Semedo
11 am to 1pm – Kids Craft Table – Make something to use in the parade on June 6.
12 pm – Ritmo Colombiano by Ruben Esguerra
1 pm – Open rehearsal for Grand Bateria Express Drum Group
June 6 @ Sheridan and Dundas as part of Dundas West Fest
11 am – Samba Reggae by Jessica Semedo
11 am to 1pm – Kids Craft Table – Make something to use in the parade!
12 pm – Grand Bateria Express parade begins at Dovercourt.
1:30 pm – Mexican Day of the Dead Dance – Alec Dempster
2:30 pm – Lulaworld Stage presented by CBC Toronto kicks off
Free concerts by Herman Olivera & Lula All Stars, Arsenals, Saint O, Jesus Alemany and Los Otros
4:30 pm – Afro Cuban Dance – Dailyn Martinez
6 pm – Ritmo Colombiano – Ruben Esguerra
GRAND BATERIA EXPRESS WANTS YOU!
Be part of Canada’s biggest Brazilian drumming group. Watch the videos at lulaworld.ca.
Learn the parts to the four rhythms, then play in the parade at Dundas West Fest on June 6. Parade starts noon at Dovercourt and Dundas.
Presented by Lula Music and Arts Centre with support from Toronto Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, The Government of Ontario, IGNITE Ontario, Heritage Canada, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, The Government of Canada, Steve’s Music, Contemporanea, Drum Artz, Uma Nota, Toronto Community Housing, Dundas West BIA, Little Portugal BIA, CBC Toronto and councillor Ana Bailao.