Tag Archives: Carnival

Czech Holiday Costumes & Customs (Musaion, Prague) | Neurobics: Keeping the Mind Active

Deborah C. Stearns Monday, November 17, 2014 […] Czech Easter traditions include making elaborately decorated eggs, called kraslice.  Kraslice can be batik dyed, painted, carved, or decorated with straw or wire.  You can see more about how they are made … Continue reading

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James Ensor: A man of many masks | Blog | Royal Academy of Arts

The Belgian artist James Ensor painted life through the lens of the carnival, creating unsettling and often satirical works. Michael Prodger searches for the man behind these intriguing images.   From the Autumn 2016 issue of RA Magazine, issued quarterly … Continue reading

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Manchester Day Parade – Amateur video

A snippet of MSS’s performance at Manchester Day 2019 (sadly postponed this year due to the lockdown). This is a Congada devised for the occasion, using costumes and the flower and hummingbird float combination we have.  We will return to … Continue reading

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Samba, music and keeping fit through dance with Tony & Danny | Orfi Hangouts podcast

In our fourth episode of Orfi Hangouts, we spoke to Tony and Danny, who introduced us to the world of Samba. As longtime members of the Samba scene in the UK, Tony and Danny gave us a great insight into … Continue reading

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Pin on carnaval

Apr 6, 2020 – This Pin was discovered by MB RIVERO. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on Pinterest. Source: Pin on carnaval

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BESSEMER – The Fire Breathing Dragon by Global Grooves (some friends of ours)

THIS EXCITING STREET PERFORMANCE LIGHTS UP THE STREET AND WARMS THE ATMOSPHERE AS HER KEEPERS ‘THE SINISTER DRAGON PLAGUE DOCTORS’, KEEP HER UNDER CONTROL WHILST LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO BE PURIFIED WITH DRAGON FIRE… Gasp and wonder at her fiery … Continue reading

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Thingumajig Theatre (@ThingumaTheatre) | Twitter | Puppetry theatre, Puppetry, Puppets

Feb 23, 2020 – Thingumajig Theatre (@ThingumaTheatre) | Twitter Source: Thingumajig Theatre (@ThingumaTheatre) | Twitter | Puppetry theatre, Puppetry, Puppets

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Carnival season: costumed revellers parade in Trinidad, Paraguay, Uruguay and Venice in 2020 | Trinidad carnival, Trinidad, Carnival

Mar 6, 2020 – Carnival season: costumed revellers in Trinidad, Paraguay, Uruguay and Venice. Source: Carnival season: costumed revellers parade in Trinidad, Paraguay, Uruguay and Venice in 2020 | Trinidad carnival, Trinidad, Carnival

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Campeã Águia de Ouro Grupo Especial SP 2020

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GRANDE RIO 2020 – DESFILE COMPLETO

 

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