Lulaworld 2015: Free Workshops and Concerts

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.

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Drum Artz and Samba Kidz lead a free workshop at 11am on May 23



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



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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.


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