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Summer Solstice & Artes Brasileiras: Silva Dance Company

Artes Brasileiras- Capoeira & Brazilian Dance

Jun 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard
Bronx, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Free with admission

Celebrate the start of summer at the Edible Academy with gardening fun, crafts, face painting, live music and more. From 1-4 pm, watch Bahia-based Silva Dance Company weave capoeira and Afro-Brazilian traditions with contemporary and modern techniques into a soulful style all its own. Presented in conjunction with garden-wide exhibition Brazilian Modern: The Living Art of Roberto Burle Marx. In the Children’s Adventure Garden, learn about the native plants of Brazil and become inspired plant lovers and designer-artists.