2017 Carnaval in Calgary

Saturday, March 11

Chinese Cultural Centre

Doors at 7pm

Salviano Pessoa from Toronto & Dandara Backman from San Francisco playing with local musicians & guest Singer: Jackie

 Samba Show with

Samba Brasil Heritage Dance Group

Catered by 

 PAMPA Restaurant


Lady Ant Chocolates

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Adult Advanced $15

Adult DOORS $20     

Adult Member DOORS $15

Kid All Ages Under 11 y.o. $5



Doors open - food and drinks available 

Catered by PAMPA Restaurant & Lady Ant Chocolates, Cash Bar by BCA-AB

07:30pm Bloco Vivo
07:40pm Capoeira
07:55pm Samba Brasil Heritage Dance Group
08:10pm Salviano Pessoa with special singer guest Jackie & local band: Julio (drums), Tim (Trombone), Jose NETO (percussion), Alex (bass)
09:25pm Maracatu Show by Axe' Capoeira Calgary
09:35pm Samba Brasil Heritage Dance Group
09:45pm    Dandara Backen with Salviano (guitar) and local band : Julio (drums), Tim (Trombone), Jose NETO (percussion), Alex (bass) 

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Coral da BCA - BCA's Choir


Let's Sing !
Aiming to preserve and promote the Brazilian Culture in Canada, BCA-AB is creating a singing group (choir).
The rehearsals (about 1.5h) are weekly at Casa do Brasil, at the time that best suits the participants' schedules.

If you are interested, would like to know more about the group and/or know more about this initiative please send a message to coral@bcaab.org

See you soon!

Call for dancers


BCAAB Board Members

Please note that all board members are VOLUNTEERS, ie all board directors of the BCAAB do not receive any payment or financial compensation for their work for the association.

President: Pedro Almeida
Past President: Marize Bongiovanni
Vice-President: André Torres
Treasurer: Cristina Alcoforado
Secretary: Danielle Drake
Secretary-Treasurer: Aline Trevisan
Sports Director: Rogerio Verdolin
Cultural Director: Elísia Teixeira
Director: Harry Zaft
Director: Thiago Valentin