Brazilian beat heats up the stage in Penticton

The Children’s Showcase presents the second of four exciting performances in the 2011-2012 season: Axé Capoeira, a Brazilian troupe.

The Children’s Showcase presents the second of four exciting performances in the 2011-2012 season.

Axé Capoeira (AH-shay cap-o-AIR-ah) offers a mix of dance, martial arts, drumming and vocals. This  group of young performers presents a spectacular taste of Brazilian culture, with something to amaze and inspire everyone in the audience.

Suitable for ages three and up, the performance is on Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. in Penticton’s Cleland Theatre. Tickets are $12 at the door, or $30 for a season ticket for all three remaining shows. For more information about this program – and the rest of the season,  visit www.childrensshowcase.org.

The Children’s Showcase Society is a non-profit organization which has been dedicated to making quality live performances accessible to Okanagan families for more than 25 years.

 

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