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Panorama Festival 2012

Thursday, November 15, 2012

During Rio’s Panorama festival, you’re likely to see dance performances at unusual places around the city such as metro stations. A celebration of contemporary dance, this is a not-for-profit but high-profile event that attracts performers from around the world.

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Flag Day 2012

Thursday, November 15, 2012

The hymn to glorify the Brazilian flag by composer Francisco Braga with lyrics by Olavo Bilac was first performed in 1907. Nov. 19 was set aside as Flag Day, hailing national heroes striving to maintain Brazil’s sovereignty. Civic and military ceremonies take place at Copacabana Fort, Monument to the Dead of World War II, Duque [...]

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Proclamation of the Brazilian Republic 2012

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Civil and military ceremonies mark the Declaration of the Brazilian Republic. The Republic Museum’s guided tour follows chronology of the Republic, with particular attention to Nov. 15

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Culture & Science Day 2012

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Commemorating the birth of Brazilian statesman Rui Barbosa, Nov. 5 includes cultural events throughout the city and an exhibit at the Casa de Rui Barbosa Museum.

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Panorama Festival 2011

Friday, October 28, 2011

During Rio’s Panorama Festival (4-20th November 2011), you’re likely to see dance performances at unusual places around the city such as metro stations. A celebration of contemporary dance, this is a not-for-profit but high-profile event that attracts performers from around the world.

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