Master Class Series with Elisio Pitta from Brazil - February 27 to February 29

Come join us for an incredible master class series celebrating Black History! This in-person event will take place at the Center for Performing Arts in Minneapolis, MN.

Brazil Arts Twin Cities is bringing the legendary Afro contemporary dancer and choreographer Elisio Pitta from Brazil. While in Minneapolis, Elisio Pitta is offering a 3-day master class followed by a dance performance.

Master Classes
Day 1: Tuesday, February 27, 6:00-7:30pm
Day 2: Wednesday, February 28, 6:00-7:30pm
Day 3: Thursday, February 29, 6:00-7:30pm

Performance by Elisio Pitta and Brazil Arts
Friday, March 1, 7:30-8:30pm

Among many roles, Elisio is the founder of Alujá Dance Company and Bale da Mata Dance Group. Since 2000, he partially relocated to Brazil where he implemented the CARDAN, Centro de Referencia da Dança Negra, directed the International Encounter of Black Dance, and created Companhia C-Contemporary Black Dance. He has created over 50 works of dance. Lately, he has been dedicated to the creation and circulation of solo pieces and to directing the Solos Coletivo de Dança Negra Contemporânea. Get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant rhythms and movements of Brazil’s rich cultural heritage.

Location Info

Center for Performing Arts
3754 Pleasant Avenue #220w
Minneapolis, MN 55409

Contact Info

Irenio Dos Santos