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Brazilian Drumming Workshops & Fat Tuesday Celebration
Brazilian Drumming Workshops & Fat Tuesday Celebration

Tue, Jan 30


Honokaa People's Theatre

Brazilian Drumming Workshops & Fat Tuesday Celebration

Learn Percussion n Dance with a great crew, instruments provided!

Time & Location

Jan 30, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM HST

Honokaa People's Theatre, 45-3574 Mamane St, Honokaa, HI 96727, USA

About the Event

Come learn songs, rhythms, body percussion, drum technique and dance movements from the  northeast of Brazil! Maracatu is a powerful music and dance tradition  with deep roots of resistance, liberation and celebration.

Hamakua resident, Derek Wright, has  spent over two decades studying, performing and teaching maracatu, and  is passionate about sharing this empowering music.

** Percussion and song workshops ** ** Tuesdays 1/30 & 2/6, 6-8pm **

All levels welcome! Instruments  provided. Feel free to bring your own bass drums, snare drums, bells,  and/or shakers to use or share. $10-$20 sliding scale. No one turned  away for lack of funds.

** Workshop & Fat Tuesday Party 2/13, 7-10pm **

Gather to enjoy Carnival music from  around the world and celebrate Mardi Gras with friends and family. Song  and percussion workshop from 7-8:30pm. Party and music until 10pm.

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