The Olympic Opening Ceremony

Samba Drumming Brazilian Dance Costumes

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3 elements bringing the forces of Brazilian art and culture together in 1 Rio Olympic style opening ceremony.



In your team you will learn the art of Samba drumming. 

Bass drums, shakers, bells, snares and whistles make for a vibrant and dynamic event which guarantees to engage each and every participant.

Lasting 45-60 mins the process brings all essential elements together creating an authentic Brazilian percussion orchestra.



Learn the moves and grooves that go to make this energising dance.

A specially designed choreography to compliment the drumming in a Rio style Olympics opening ceremony.



Design and make a costume.

You can use your own colour scheme we bring the materials you bring the creativity. The costume you make is the one you’ll wear and even take home with you. Lots of feathers, sequins and colour!

Theme the event with backdrops and why not video the whole event too?



Option 1:

Groups of 20-60 in each discipline can then combine to perform the finale with the costume makers being the audience.

Option 2:

Two groups rotate engaging in each discipline.  Then all together to theme/make costume/accessorise. Bringing all elements together drumming for the dancers in full costume and accessories, they play while the dancers perform then swap over.