October Events

Cultural agenda for this month  in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania

MUSIC
What: LatiNew Music Series – A New Brasillatin Music Experience consisting of Happy Hour + Live Music Performance  + DJ After Party.  Presenting Marcella Camargo and Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra (October 19) / Luz Pinos, Jacinta Clusellas and Juancho Herrera  (October 28)
Where:  Symphony Space (Manhattan)
When:  October 19 and 28 @ 7:15 PM

VISUAL ART
What:  Exhibition “Pictures of Me” by Fabiana Gomes
Where: Galeria NYC (43 Clinton Street – Manhattan)
When: October 2 –15. Opening Reception:  October 2 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

MUSIC
What: Denise Reis
Where: Café Vivaldi (Manhattan)  
When:  October 3, 7,  17 and 24 @ 8:00 PM

COMMUNITY
What: Soccer workshop at CUFA with Brazilian coach Drika  from Street Child United. Drika has just been chosen by the BBC as one of their 100 inspirational women of 2017
Where:CUFA Bronx (Andrew Freedman Home – 1125 Grand Concourse – Bronx
When: October 4 @ 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

BOTECO SOCIAL
What: A social club with monthly events to celebrate Brazilian Culture. October Event  Music and Art with an interactive woprkshop by Alice Quaresma . Please note that this a free event, but RSVP is required (juliana@leblon.com). Limited spots available.
When: October 5 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

MUSIC
What: Brazilian Group “Matuto” (Clay Ross, Rob Curto, Aynsley Powell, Itaiguara Brandão, Adriano dos Santos)
WhereBaruch College – Performing Arts Center (Manhattan)
When: October 6 @ 8:00 PM

MUSIC
What:  Brazilian Band “Tributo a Tim Maia”
Where: Sounds of Brazil  (Soho – Manhattan)
When: October 7 @ 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM

MUSIC
What: Arto Lindsay & Beauty Pill
Where:  (le) Poisson Rouge (Manhattan)
When: October 17 @ 7:30 PM

CINEMA
WhatFilm Screening: “A Paixão de JL “. The film is about the Brazilian artist José Leonilson . Presented by  America’s Society in collaboration with  Cinema Tropical
Where: The New School (66 Fifth  Avenue)
When: October 19 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

MUSIC
What: Forro In the Dark with Davi Vieira and  DJ Greg Caz
Where: Nublu (Manhattan)
When: Wednesdays in October (call venue to confirm)

MUSIC
What: Bossa Nova Brunch
Where: Guadalupe Inn (Brooklyn)
When: Every Sunday in October @ 2:00 PM

MUSIC
What: Diálogos Brazilian Chamber Duo (Richard Boukas and Louis Arques)
When: New School for the Performing Arts – Recital Hall (55 West 13 Street, 4th Floor)
When:  October 13 and 27 @ 7:30 PM

CINEMA
What: Screening of  “Brasilia: Life after Design”, by Bart Simpson, during the Margaret Mead Film Festival
Where: American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)
When: October 21 @ 8:00 PM

ONGOING CULTURAL EVENTS

VISUAL ARTS
What: Exhibition with works by São Paulo based Group Ruptura, collaboration between Luciana Brito Gallery and Espasso Annex.
Where: Espasso Annex (186 Franklyn Street – Manhattan)
When: September 6 – November 6.

VISUAL ARTS
What: Mira Schendel “Sarrafos and Black and White Works”
Where: Hauser & Wirth  Gallery New York, 69th Street (Manhattan)
When:  September 7 – October 21.

VISUAL ARTS
What: Exhibition Lydia Okumura: Five Sides and Other Dimensions
Where: Broadway 1602 (Harlem – Manhattan)
When: September 9 – October 7.

VISUAL ARTS
What: Exhibition “Printed Matter”, by Daniel Senise
Where: Nara Roesler Gallery (Manhattan)
When: September 19 – November 28

VISUAL ARTS
What: Exhibition  “José Leonilson: Empty Man”
Where: America’s Society (Manhattan)
When: September 27 – February 4

MUSIC
What: Join the Brazilian Chorus of New York,  International Brazilian Opera (IBOC)
Where:  Our Lady of Pompei Church (25 Carmine Street, NY, West Village) (Manhattan)
When: Rehearsals twice a week:
Sundays –  11:30 AM – 1 PM (Church auditorium – downstairs)
Thursdays – 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM  (Organ room – upstairs)

MUSIC  
What: Dom Salvador Solo Piano
Where:  River Café (Manhattan)
When: Every day except Thursday

CROWDFUNDING
What: Brazilian artist Mirelle Martins has created an innovative performance art work with the choreographer Shamel Pitts called “Black Velvet”. Click here to donate to “Black Velvet’s” international tour.

 

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