hello world! here are some exciting announcements!! MORE DETAILS FORTHCOMING
rehearsals and upcoming gigs:
- 6/4 Bloco Maximo rehearsal 7-8:30 pm @ 2649 n. kildare.
- 6/6 EEDS rehearsal 7-9 pm @ 2649 n. kildare
- 6/9 EEDS, BM, Oloboom and more perform at Taste of Yates (1839 n. richmond) arrive at 6 pm. play for 60 minutes. may be 7-8 pm or earlier.
- 6/11 BM rehearsal 7-9 pm @ 2649 n. kildare
- 6/13 EEDS rehearsal 7-9 pm @ 2649 n. kildare
- 6/18 BM rehearsal 7-9 pm @ 2649 n. kildare
- 6/20 EEDS rehearsal 7-9 pm @ 2649 n. kildare
- 6/21 Make Music Chicago on LT Lawn 6-7:30 (https://www.facebook.com/events/373481543140311/)
- 6/23 606 parade w/ EEDS and Oloboom 3-5 pm. meet at 1805 n. albany. dancers will be joining us.
- 6/24 Pride Parade with Moacyr. Under the name Folia Brasil, Chicago Samba will be participating at the Pride Parade. We are looking for drummers/percussionists and dancers for the event. This will be a parade carnaval style presentation. (https://www.facebook.com/events/415179145614842/)
- 6/27 EEDS rehearsal 7-9 pm @ 2649 n. kildare
- tuesday 7/3 rehearsal 7-9 pm LANE TECH LAWN in preparation for 4th of july parade
- WEDNESDAY 7/4 meet in Evanston 12:30 pm for parade. unit #55 sector 8. Hastings Ave, along bent park.
- thursday 7/5 ALL rehearsal 7-10 pm at SRBCC 4048 w. armitage with special guest. $20
- friday 7/6 pagode maximo gig TBA 7 pm
- tuesday 7/10 class with Dudu Fuentes 7-9 pm most likely outside on LT lawn
- wednesday 7/11 class with Dudu Fuentes 7-9 pm most likely outside on LT lawn
- thursday 7/12 class with Dudu Fuentes 7-9 pm @ 1757 n. kimball
- friday 7/13 class with Dudu Fuentes 7-9 pm and noemi’s going away party 8:30 pm – 12 am at HER HOUSE.
- saturday 7/15 parade with Dudu for Folk and Roots Festival
- wednesday 7/18 EEDS rehearsal 7-9 pm at 2649 n. kildare
- sunday 7/22 Evanston ethnic arts festival 5 pm. 30 minute parade.
- wednesday 7/25 EEDS rehearsal 7-9 pm at Lane Tech Lawn
- friday 7/27 EEDS rehearsal 7-9 pm at Lane Tech Lawn
- saturday 7/28 SAMBA Champions-Only Event and Concert at the Irish-American Heritage Center
- AUGUST BREAK
- sunday 9/9 Evanston Streets Alive 1:30 – 2 pm Performance
all normal EEDS classes are $10. special guest rehearsals will be specified closer to event and exact locations will be specified closer to event. the date and time frames will not change. most rehearsals will take place at kildare studios, LT lawn, Quilombo, and maybe my church. ALL details are tentative and subject to change. time frames are suggestions. happy practicing! call or text me if you have a question. i am on summer break friday 6/22 at 6:00 am.