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Ginga Tropical

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Brazil is home to 36 music and dance styles, from Capoeira to Samba to Forro to dozens of others. This richness in folclore is probably Brazil's biggest contribution to World culture. Ginga Tropical's goal is to showcase these jewels, so within 90...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Conde Bernadotte 26 | Teatro Leblon - Sala Fernanda Montenegro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22430-200, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The singing, the music and the dances were amazing. It's a 1.5 hours of non-stop entertainment, showing the vibrant colors and fun of Rio.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maria K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had been sold this as a Samba show, by our guide, but it isn’t. More of a folk dancing show. However, the dancers are energetic and enthusiastic, but it’s not professional or well choreographed. Capoeira dancers were quite good and a couple of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PJEColchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great show with amazing dancers and samba music. Great entertainment, at the end the performers pulled almost the entire room in stage

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 72lucianb
Reviewed 8 November 2018

We had heard that whilst this isn't the cheapest ticket in town, it's worth it because it showcases all the different sambas you'd see at the carnival. We weren't disappointed either! Great seats (booked a couple of weeks in advance online) and they bring drinks...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank carriemarie
Reviewed 25 October 2018

This lively show takes place in a small, intimate theater that has seen better days. While the venue is a bit tired, the dancers are not! The show is charming, and full of life. It is a solid 90 minutes of music and dance, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MIAChels
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

If you like dance, do not miss this unique show. There is an one and a half hour show. Not only Samba. There are others Brazilian folklores as well. Dancers, singers show the highest level of professionalism during the show. You are also be invited...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dra48
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Worth to go. Show start from 9-11pm. Highly recommeded .located at leblon. enjoy the max for the show and dance..

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank xiuling910
Reviewed 28 August 2018

In a rather small theatre, a lot of dancers and musicians give an aperçu of the brazilian music and dances from different parts to the country. Very good performers. I liked the capoeira dancers and the cuica solo. Even if it's a bit for tourists,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eric C
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This trip was sold by our tour company as a "spectacular" Samba show. Whilst it was colourful with some good displays of folklore dances throughout Brazil I felt very disappointed. The theatre is tired. You were seated on a first come first served basis. They...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Just loved the show and seeing all the different cultures and regions of Brazil. Dancing was great and my son got up on stage on the final act with the whole cast. Put this on your list of things to do and you will not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Leblon
In addition to being one of the most upscale
neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming,
elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the
most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along
with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some
places open all night). One of the best places to
visit is the beach, located under the impressive
“Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a
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Response from Carmelo S | Reviewed this property |
You can get the tickets online or at the hotel. The show is less than 1/2 an hour from your hotel. The show is about 1 1/2 hours long. Very good show, I recommend it.
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