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QuickLook @ CCBU | June 22, 2012

THE CENTRO CULTURAL BRASIL-USA (CCBU) invites you to
join the CULTURAL CUP and visit our sixth
2014 World Cup Host City: FORTALEZA
Saturday, June 23 at 11 a.m.
at the Key Biscayne Library.

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Throughout the year CCBU will celebrate the richness and diversity of Brazilian culture.

The celebrations begin with the kick-off of a unique cultural tour of the Brazilian cities that will be hosting the 2014 World Cup.

The 12 host cities represent a summary of Brazil’s cultural diversity. In partnership with the Miami Dade Public Library, CCBU will present a program that focus each month on one of these cities.

The COPA CULTURAL tour continues in
FORTALEZA!

We will introduce this beautiful and joyful city located at the Northeastern coast of Brazil and present an educational, interactive and fun experience for everyone. See the video, sing and dance typical “Festa Junina” songs, learn Portuguese words, decorate your own kite. You definitely don’t want to miss this free and fun event for the whole family!

PROGRAM:

FORTALEZA: Saturday, June 23 at 11:00 a.m.
Key Biscayne Library. 299 Crandon Boulevard

Decoration: Typical "Festa Junina" strings of small colored flags. (note: Festa Junina is a folkloric festival celebrated throughout Brazil during the month of June).

11-11:15am: Typical Brazilian refreshments courtesy of Mercado Brasil.

11:15-11:30am: FORTALEZA’s presentation including videos about the 2014 World Cup Host City and the state of Ceará.

11:30-12:45pm: Kite making. Decorate and assemble your own kite!

12:45-1:15pm: Fun Portuguese Class. A fun, flash paced Portuguese class that is based on a Beatle song. Participants will learn words that are translations of this song and karaoke in Portuguese.

1:15-1:45pm: "Festa Junina" "Quadrilha" (Square) Dancing (depending of the number of participants).

1:45-2:30pm: Kite flying at the Village Green** (subject to weather conditions).


Rose Max Samba Party – 1st Anniversary
at PAX
Thursday, June 28 @ 8PM doors
proceeds benefiting the Centro Cultural Brasil-USA (CCBU)

Every last Thursday, South Florida's favorite Brazilian singer Rose Max and her amazing guitarist Ramatis Moraes fire up the dance floor at PAX with an authentic night of classic samba music inspired by the nightclubs of the Lapa neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro. Accompanied by a pulsating band and an amazing percussion section, Rose and Ramatis will make you dance, sing and smile all night long. This month we are going to heat up the drums and celebrate the 1st anniversary at PAX with a big Brazilian style carnaval bash!

Rose Max Samba Party – 1st Anniversary
at PAX
Thursday, June 28 @ 8PM doors
PAX
337 SW 8th Street, Miami 33130 (underneath I-95 overpass)
www.paxmiami.com
Admission is $5 with proceeds benefiting the
Centro Cultural Brasil-USA (CCBU)

Rose Max comes from a family of acclaimed musicians from Rio de Janeiro. Her great-grandfather was famed composer and conductor Cupertino de Menezes and her grandfather Manuel de Menezes played guitar with samba legend Noel Rosa. Along with her husband and guitar player Ramatis Moraes, Rose Max moved to Miami in 1993. Over the past 19 years she has earned several Miami New Times “Best of” awards as well as three Brazilian International Press Awards. Known for their exquisite renditions of Bossa Nova classics by Antonio Carlos Jobim, this event at PAX features only samba - the other, more energetic, have to dance genre of Brazilian music. This is the only authentic, monthly samba party in Miami where you will hear the popular hits from the Rio de Janeiro samba schools.

The special concert at PAX will feature caipirinha drink specials, giveaways and a chance to win a round trip ticket to one of the 7 destinations AmericanAirlines flies to Brazil! This event will celebrate the launch of the new AmericanAirlines direct flight from Miami to Manaus, the capitol of the state of Amazonas in Brazil. This will be the seventh destination AmericanAirlines flies to in Brazil, which also includes Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte, Recife, Salvador and Brasilia. The winner of the airline ticket will be announced on July 1st at 6pm on Café Brasil with Gene de Souza on 88.9FM WDNA.

This special event is made possible with the support of AmericanAirlines, Leblon, Gazeta Brazilian News, Acontece.com, Centro Cultural Brasil-USA, and Cafe Brasil with Gene de Souza, every Sunday at 6pm on 88.9FM WDNA and www.wdna.org


II Concurso Itamaraty de Arte Contemporânea
vai selecionar vinte obras.

O MINISTÉRIO DAS RELAÇÕES EXTERIORES DO BRASIL, por intermédio do Departamento Cultural, torna público, para conhecimento dos interessados, que estará promovendo inscrições para participação no II Concurso Itamaraty de Arte Contemporânea, nos termos do § 4° e inciso IV do artigo 22 da Lei 8.666, de 21 de junho de 1993, e nas condições estabelecidas neste Edital. Os vinte melhores trabalhos, escolhidos por Comissão de Julgamento constituída para esse fim, farão jus à premiação.

www.achabrasilia.com/itamaraty-arte/


CCBU 2012 MEMBERSHIP DRIVE

join now The Centro Cultural Brasil-USA of Florida is a non-profit 501(c)(3), membership based organization.

Its mission is to disseminate and to promote Brazilian Culture in South Florida

Support CCBU by becoming a member today!
Click here to sign up online
Click here to download the form

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COPA CULTURAL
CULTURAL CUP

Brazil: A Cultural Tour of the 2014 World Cup Host Cities The Brazil-USA Cultural Center of Florida presents a Cultural Tour of the 2014 World Cup Host Cities:

Belo Horizonte, Brasília, Recife, Cuiabá, Curitiba, Fortaleza, Manaus, Natal, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, SãoPaulo

COPA CULTURAL - CULTURAL CUP is presented in partnership with the Miami Dade Public Library at the West Dade Regional Branch
9445 Coral Way. Miami, FL

BELO HORIZONTE:
Sat, January 14, 2012

BRASILIA: 
Sat, February 18, 2012

RECIFE:
Sat, March 10, 2012

CURITIBA:
Sat, April 21, 2012

MANAUS:
Sat, May 19 @ 1pm

FORTALEZA:
Sat, June 23, 2012
11:00AM
Key Biscayne Library
299 Crandon Boulevard  

NATAL:
Sat, July 21, 2012

PORTO ALEGRE:
Sat, August 18, 2012

CUIABÁ:
Sat, September 22, 2012

RIO DE JANEIRO:
Sat, October 20, 2012

SALVADOR:
Sat, November 10, 2012

SÃO PAULO:
Sat, December 15, 2012

OUR THANKS TO THE SPONSORS AND PARTNERS OF COPA CULTURAL:
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