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Sunday, June 12th
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
at House of Yes

2 Wyckoff Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237, USA

Tickets on sale!

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YES, there will be

Festa de São João!

Yes, there will be Festa de São João,

but there will be no tradução! Translation não.

Because Festa de São João is Festa de São João,

so we won’t Saint John Party you.

São João is when Brazilian people feel homesick. Again!

Because it is a truly Brazilian celebration

almost as big as carnival

that takes the country every June.

Picture a mix of Portuguese, African and indigenous festivities

translated into unique music, dance, play and dance

with a truly Brazilian soul.

Come have a bite!

 

Opa! São João will feature live music with Forró in the Dark and Mambembé and DJs Greg Caz, Victoria Mussi, Gaspar Muniz, and DJ Tietta will be spinning the best Brazilian beats. 

 

The party will also include traditional food by Andrea's Brazilian Homemade Goods, Mari Tamiozzy Vegan Chef and Yubakery, drinks, games, performances, Brazilian visual arts presented by Urban Art Revolution, fashion by LagLagLou, forró class with Sabrina Evangelista and of course, a fun quadrilha. É verdade!

LIVE

Forró in the Dark • Mambembé

DJS
Greg Caz • Victoria Mussi

Gaspar Muniz • DJ Tietta

 

Food • Games • Dance • Performance • Visual Arts • Forró class • Quadrilha

Adding to the artistic feeling from House of Yes, the party will have a theatrical approach to Brazilian culture that has been the Group .BR's signature, featuring performances, dance, and art installations inspired by the richness of the Brazilian June celebrations.

Kids accompanied by parents or legal guardians are welcome from 3-6pm.

 
 

DRESS FOR THE FUN

You don’t have to dress up,

but why wouldn’t you?

Need some inspiration? 

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House of Yes is known for being a temple of expression dedicated to connection, creativity and celebrating life. The collective of artists behind of the voted best venue of the northeast by the DJ Mag, believe in the creative energy of every person who enters this space, that performance, dance and art can inspire and heal us, that the world can be a better place, that weird is wonderful and that consent is essential

 

Past São João party

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MEET THE TEAM

Artistic Director

Andressa Furletti

Executive Director

Debora Balardini

Production

Andressa Furletti • Debora Balardini • Monica Vilela

Stage Manager

Camila Taveli

DJs

Greg Caz, Victoria Mussi, Gaspar Muniz, and DJ Tietta

Live Music

Forró in the Dark + Mambembé

Performers

Andressa Furletti, Fabiana Mattedi, Josanna Vaz, Quenia Ribeiro, Victor Yasmin Santana + TBA

 

VJ

Ben Boyles

Volunteers

TBA 

Food

Andrea's Brazilian Homemade Goods

Mari Tamiozzy Vegan Chef

Yubakery

Fashion

by LagLagLou

Brazilian Arts

presented by Urban Art Revolution

 Designer

Yasmin Santana

 

SUPORTERS

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Opa! São João is made possible in part by the generous support of NYSCA-A.R.T./New York Creative Opportunity Fund (A Statewide Theatre Regrant Program)

Most of the materials used to create the set and costumes for Opa! Abaporu Neon are repurposed and  donated by Materials for the Arts