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  • Thu
    18
    Feb
    2016

    Global Carnival

    8PM Dinner set, 9:30 Samba Squad

    http://www.lula.ca/events/2016/feb/samba-squad.html

    Lula Lounge

    1585 Dundas St., West of Dufferin St.

     

     

    Lula Music & Arts Centre in partnership with Massey Hall presents

    In advance of Massey Hall’s presentation of globalFEST on the Road: Creole Carnival we’ve partnered with Lula Music & Arts Centre for a night of global carnival. Multi-cultural percussion posse Samba Squad features Mardi Gras-inspired horns and a sweet dose of urban funk, and leads a dance-till-you-drop tour of global Carnival grooves from Brazil, Trinidad, New Orleans and Cuba. Presented by Lula Music & Arts Centre and part of our Carnival celebrations.

    Special guests, Sarita Leyva, Demetrios Petsalakis, Alexis Baro and the Kiss-Ass Brass. 

    Doors open at 7:30PM.

    Dinner set at 8PM: Genevieve Marentette, vocalist, with Attila Freis on piano. 

    Samba Squad’s first set starts at 9:00 PM