http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/muses/carnival-rio-girls-queen-shayene-cesario Interview in English with Shayene Cesario, former Official Rio Carnival Queen, and Diva for Portela in 2012 Brazil Carnival
http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/culture Carnival warm up for the samba schools start "for real" with the Official Samba Rehearsals which are held at Rio´s Sambadrome ( for Rio). Here they 2 chances to practice before the Official competition
http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/muses Jessica Salty Brazilian Samba dancer paraded for Grande Rio Carnival in 2012. She is professional dancer, with a background in classic ballet. She is part of Latino Dance group too.
http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/samba_schools Samba dance Central Academy is what we can call Sao Clemente Samba School practices. They many samba rehearsals starting from September through Carnival season
http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/culture Feathered Headdress are a must at the Rio and Brazilian Carnival parades, as part of costumes. Here we see the beautiful Andrea de Andrade, Muse for Vila Isabel, at the technical parade 2012
http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/culture Brasilian Carnival on leviämässä ympäri maailmaa. Suomessa, on paraati Helsinki, joka vuosittain on paranemassa ja paremmin, mitä organisaation, kellukkeet, ja erityisesti samba ja lämpöä!
http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/culture Fancy Dresses in Carnival are a must, specially on the pre-parade season, that runs from September through January. Fancy Dress Costumes in Samba are very shiny!
http://www.brazilcarnival.com.br/culture Headdress are vital elements within the Carnival culture costumes and festival wear. Here we see the beautiful Bruna Bruno, from Uniao da Ilha Samba School in the official rehearsals 2012