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Friday, January 27, 2012

RDT's Ring Around the Rose presents Samba Fogo (SLC: Feb 11)

For Immediate Release
January 20, 2012
Stephanie Perkins
stephanie@rdtutah.org or 801-534-1000

Repertory Dance Theatre's Ring Around the Rose Samba Fogo
February 11, 2012
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center (138 W Broadway)
Leona Wagner Black Box Theatre
Tickets: $5, through ArtTix, 801-355-ARTS

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – RDT's Ring Around the Rose presents Samba Fogo!

Samba Fogo
February 11, 2012 
Black Box Theatre (138 W. 300 S., SLC)
Learn all about Brazilian dances and rhythms with the dancers of Samba Fogo!
Drawing on rich Afro-Brazilian traditions and mythology, Samba Fogo will present an interactive drum and dance experience geared toward youth and families. Audience members will get to sing, drum and dance along with Samba Fogo as they perform Brazilian drum and dance styles from all over the country of Brazil, from Rio de Janeiro to Salvador, Bahia.

Samba Fogo is Utah’s only “Escola de Samba” or “Samba School”. Samba Fogo provides year-round cultural arts programming locally and nationally. Find more info at www.sambafogo.com, and watch for their upcoming children’s show in the Jeanne Wagner Theatre, September 28-29, 2012. 

Samba Fogo's highly esteemed musicians and dancers strive to produce quality cultural art works. The group's high-energy performances offer audiences the chance to experience the deep-rooted culture, infectious enthusiasm, and celebratory spirit that makes Brazil famous.

About Repertory Dance Theatre's Ring Around the Rose series

Ring Around The Rose is a wiggle friendly series of performances for children and families that explores the magical world of the arts including dance, theatre, music and storytelling. All shows begin at 11:00am at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W Broadway, SLC. Shows are $5 (kids 2 and under are free).

Ring Around The Rose is supported in part by: The Utah Arts Council, National Endowment for the Arts, Salt Lake City Arts Council, Union Pacific Foundation, and the Salt Lake County Zoo Arts & Parks Program.

For more info visit rdtutah.org

Repertory Dance Theatre
138 West 300 South | PO Box 510427
Salt Lake City UT 84151-0427
(801) 534-1000 | rdt@rdtutah.org

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