We are excited to announce our partnership with Levine Music to present EducArte’s samba percussion and dance classes at Levine’s Silver Spring campus in Montgomery County starting on January 18. Levine Music is the largest and most prestigious community music school in our region, and we are thrilled to have the opportunity to add Brazil’s vibrant music and dance to their offerings.
EducArte is pleased to share that we were among the organizations selected to receive a Maryland Humanities SHINE grant this year.
Executive Director Pablo Regis de Oliveira selected for WESTAF’s National Leaders of Color Fellowship
Congratulations to our Executive Director, Pablo Regis de Oliveira, on being selected to represent Maryland as a National Leaders of Color Fellow for 2023-24! The program supports arts leaders of color who are committed to the advancement of cultural equity in the arts, emphasizing policy and data in the arts, leadership, culture of care, and strategic foresight through an advocacy lens.
We recently unveiled a new visual identity to more effectively convey our mission to bring equity to the Brazilian cultural arts community in Maryland and the DC region. The new design expresses EducArte’s unique, joyful brand and incorporates elements from Brazilian folk arts, especially from northeastern Brazil and Brasília.
We had a wonderful time this past weekend at Glen Echo Park’s Echo Arts Festival, celebrating Latino heritage! We were invited to share Brazilian cultural arts at the event.
Thank you to everyone who came to our Diogo Nogueira concert at Karma DC on Friday, September 15! It was an incredible showing of samba culture, featuring crowd favorites that everyone sang along to.
Thanks to everyone who came out to see Richard Miller perform at the Gateway Arts Center on Friday! We presented the concert in partnership with the Brentwood Arts Exchange for their Listening Room Concert Series.
Our Brazilian carnival dance and percussion classes start up again this Saturday, August 19, at the Old Parish House in College Park, and we are bringing samba superstar Diogo Nogueira to DC on September 15.