Samba Queen Workshop Weekend

Samba Fogo is gearing up for our 11th Annual Samba Queen Contest! To get you in the samba spirit, we are hosting a full weekend of workshops with incredible guest artists!WORKSHOP GUEST ARTISTSAmrahu Ibraheem - 3-time National Samba KingNascimento Gabriella - 2019 Samba Queen and dancer with Portela's Comissāo de FrenteAngelique Marquand Starks - director of SambAZ and host of the National Samba Queen CompetitionRodson De Jesus- former dancer with Balé Folclórico da Bahia and Dance Brazil, internationally recognized teacher/performerLorin Hansen - 2-time Female Malandro Champion and director of Samba FogoAninha Malandro - organizer of the International Samba Congress and Brazilian samba royalty PRICES:$75 to register for the workshops$35 single workshop classEveryone is welcome to participate in the workshops, regardless of ability level or if you are registered for the contest - these classes are for all genders, all levels! This is a great chance to study with world-renowned samba experts who travel the globe sharing the love of samba!REGISTER AT: ABOUT MAIN SAMBA QUEEN CONTEST:The Samba Queen & King Contest is no ordinary event.Dancers entertain the crowd as they compete for the title of 2020 Rainha e Rei Do Samba (Queen and King Of Samba), accompanied by live Samba drums!Samba Fogo will heat up Salt Lake City with this 11th annual event, featuring traditional Brazilian Carnival costumes of bright colors, feathers, sparkling bikinis and sky-high heels for our Queens, and dapper white suits, fedoras and loafers for our "Malandros" or Kings. More info at or

Event Info

  • Presented By: Samba Fogo
  • Dates: 2/28/2020, 2/29/2020, 3/1/2020
  • Location: Salt Lake City Arts Hub
  • Address: 663 West 100 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Categories: Dance, Special Events, World & International Dance, Classes & Workshops, Festivals & Special Events

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663 West 100 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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