Dança Frevo cultural events


27.-29. August
Brazil Baltic Camp
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Brazil Baltic Camp

In 2021 holidays in Germany are particularly popular. How about a weekend at the Stettiner Haff in the beautiful Uckermarck combined with Brazilian dance, camping and barbecue? Family members and friends are welcome as well.


If you have been tested negative, are fully vaccinated or recovered you can take part. Please make a test on the day of and before departure. More info after registration.



*Workshops: Frevo | Samba no Pé | Afro Brasil | Forró | Samba de Gafieira
You vote when you register for the dance styles of your choice and the majority rules.


Option 1 - € 130
incl. 19% VAT.

• Full board (2 x breakfast, 2 x lunch snacks, 2 x dinner, drinks included except alcohol; vegetarian on request). We’ll cook together.
• Camping 2 nights on private property with access to 2 bathrooms in the house (tent must be brought with you)
• 1 barbecue evening with dancing
• 5 dance workshops with Carlos Frevo

Option 2 - € 75
including 19% VAT.

• Full board (2 x breakfast, 2 x lunch snacks, 2 x dinner, drinks included except alcohol; vegetarian on request). We’ll cook together.
• Camping 2 nights on private property with access to 2 bathrooms in the house (tent must be brought with you)
• 1 barbecue evening with dancing


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Mönkebude at Stettiner Haff
The workshops take place in a room nearby. The transfer is included.

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Coronavirus - update
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Due to the current regulations of the Berlin Senate, at the moment all courses take place  at the usual time, but ONLY ONLINE.

Couples dance classes are also held online. You can  take part in the course without a partner - the movements are learned individually!

You can find more information in the menu under "Dance Classes".

20. September - 1. November
Workshops with Carlos Frevo
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We present you a new series of workshops with Carlos Frevo:

🟢 September 20
17.30-19.00 Samba no Pé (beginners)
19.15-20.45 Samba Carnaval (intermediate)

🟢 October 4th
17.30-19.00 Afro Brasil (open level)
19.15-20.45 Frevo (open level)

🟢 October 17th
11.00-12.30 Samba de Gafieira (beginners)

🟢 October 18
17.30-19.00 Samba de Gafieira (intermediate)
19.15-20.45 Samba Funkeado (beginners)

🟢 November 1st
17.30-19.00 Forró (intermediate)
19.15-20.45 Bolero (beginners)

According to the current status, all couples dance courses are danced at a distance, i.e. not as a couple (exception: partners from the same household). If there are any easing by then, we will of course implement the new regulations.
Your health is important to us! Please note the HYGIENE & DISTANCE REGULATIONS of the Berlin Dance Institute, which are posted on site.

  • Maintain a minimum distance of 1.5 m.
  • Wash or disinfect hands upon arrival.
  • Wear mouth and nose protection until you reach the dance floor.
  • The changing rooms are locked. Toilets are of course open.
  • The windows are open for better ventilation during dance classes.

1-2 workshops: € 15.00 each
3-4 workshops: € 13.00 each
5-6 workshops: € 12.50 each
All prices include 16% VAT.

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Berlin Dance Institute, Egelingzeile 6, 12103 Berlin

sunday, 30. December
Forró na Gafieira, Pre-New-Years
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Let's finish the year dancing to the various Brazilian sounds!

Jabuti Fonteles - voice, guitar
Abrao Dutra - percussion, voice
Carlos Frevo - percussion

DJ: DJ Tião

30. Dezember, 22.00-03.00 Uhr

Location: Loftbühne
Otto-Suhr-Allee 94, 10585 Berlin, 1st back yard right side
U7 Richard-Wagner Platz

entry: 7 € before 23 o'clock / 9€ after 23 o'clock

 — © Fotos: Nanova Photography

4. - 6. October
5. Samba Treffen
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*** Samba Treffen Berlin is the first festival in Germany which focuses on Samba de Gafieira dance. Once a year you have the opportunity to meet with other people and share your passion for Samba. The first festival took place in 2015 with the idea of spreading Samba and generally the Brazilian culture in Europe.

*** In 2019 we offer:

2 days of  dance workshops with various different teachers

3 nights of parties with live music from amazing samba bands

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Saturday, 6. April
Forró na Gafieira with Aja Brasil Band
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Aja Brasil with Charles William on the accordeon will present their new arranged repertoire of forró and samba music for 2019! Be one of the first to hear it!

6. April, 22.00 - 03.00 o'clock


Jabuti Fonteles: voice + guitarre
Abrao Dutra: percussion
Charles William: accordeon
Carlos Frevo: percussion
+ DJ Tião

entry: 7 € before 23 o'clock / 9 € after 23 o'clock

Die Loftbühne
Otto-Suhr-Allee 94, 10585 Berlin, 1. Hinterhof rechts
U7 Richard-Wagner Platz

Aja Brasil Band
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16. June
Dance Workshops
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13.00-14.00: Forró
("caminhadas"/walks and their possibilities)

14.15-15.15: Samba de Gafieira
(dancing beautiful with only 5 steps)

15.30-16.30: Frevo
(Frevo Capoeira)
All workshops are open for every level.

Berlin Dance Institute
Egelingzeile 6
12103 Berlin

for 1 workshop: 13 €
for 2 workshops: 20 €
for 3 workshops: 25 €

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There is a nice children's corner in the dance school - so bring your kids!

30. January - 02. February 2020
8. PSIU! Forró Festival Berlin
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PSIU! 2020

8th edition
30.01. - 02.02.2020

dance • music • food
One of the best festivals in Europe
The best artists
In the capital of Germany - Berlin

Pre sales open


ufaFabrik Berlin - Internationales Kulturzentrum
Viktoriastr. 10-18 / 12105 Berlin / Tempelhof



16. May
Online Workshop - Samba da Bahia
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16. May, 15-16 o'clock

(also available for UrbanSportsClub members)
Carlos Frevo gives you an insight into the dances of the carnival in the Brazilian Salvador da Bahia - one of the most beautiful carnivals in Brazil. You take a short journey from the beginnings with the Banda Olodum to today's rhythms and traditions.

The class will be held in English, German and Portuguese. :)

PRICE: € 8
or UrbanSportsClub membership

1. You can register in our Fitogram profile.
You have to create an account beforehand: https://widget.fitogram.pro/danca-frevo/?w=/registration/

2. Computer/ Laptop:
Simply go to https://meet.google.com/ enter the meeting code (you will receive it 15 minutes before the course begins through Fitogram or UrbanSportsClub) and take part.
Mobile Phone:
Download the Hangouts Meet app, enter the meeting code (you will receive it 15 minutes before the course begins through Fitogram or UrbanSportsClub) and take part.

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Tuesday, 2. October
Just Brasil Party at ufaFabrik
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is a unique party with the aim of combining tradition and modernity. Rhythms such as Forró, Samba, Afoxé along with mangue beat, hip hop and funk are characteristic of the Latin-Brazilian culture. Nobody stands still with this mixture!

DJ Tião - 22 o'clock >>> best Forró & Samba sound
Concert Aja Brasil - start 23 o'clock >>> Forró, Samba, Axé, Latin Music and more
DJ K'boko - ~1 o'clock >>> 70s Brazil & Africa, bass music

10 € box office
pre sales: https://www.ufafabrik.de/de/17629/just-brasil.html

ufaFabrik - Theatersaal (theater hall)

→ "Aja Brasil" is the synthesis of the names of the two musicians Abrao and Jabuti and at the same time the synthesis of the diversity of Brazilian music. Since their establishment in 1997, Aja consolidated their good reputation throughout their continuous presence and musical originality. Numerous shows have shown that Brazilian music reaches an audience in every age and inspires everybody.
Guitar, Voice - Jabuti Fonteles
Percussion - Abrao Dutra
Percussion - Carlos Frevo
Cavaquinho, Sanfona - Charles William

→ Sebastian "DJ Tião" discovered the rich world of Brazilian music when he started taking forró dance classes with Carlos Frevo in Berlin in January 2012. From now on he was passionate about different Brazilian music styles, like samba as well. In 2013 he started DJ-ing on parties and festivals in Berlin (Psiu Forró Festival, Samba Treffen...) and other European cities (Dresden, Leipzig, Prague).

→ Beatmaker, Musictherapist, producer, selectah, percussion player... "DJ K'boko" alias Biano... Beats breaking time and space barrier. Past and future meeting in thepresent - and in the common space: AFRICA. In this Time in Berlin playing a DJ Set mixing own tracks and music from your favourite artists...from earlies 70's Brazil & Africa to future bass music.



Angaben gemäß § 5 TMG

Anja da Silva und Carlos da Silva GbR
Tempelhofer Damm 201
12099 Berlin

Vertreten durch:
Carlos da Silva
Anja da Silva

Tax number:
Finanzamt Tempelhof


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