The Carnaval Experience
RIO PROJEKT presents
THE CARNAVAL EXPERIENCE
DIRECT FROM RIO CARNAVAL TO THE STAGE!
Fierce, magnificent, inspiring and edgy, The Carnaval Experience brings Rio to life on stage in this exhilarating show! From the rawness of the streets to the splendour of the Sambodromo, this spectacular 90-minute production will have you feeling like you’re right in the midst of Rio de Janeiro Carnaval fever!
Expect an explosion of vibe, rhythm, extravagance, culture and heartfelt energy with Rio Projekt’s live band, dancers, drummers, acrobats, visuals, theatrics and the most breathtaking designer costumes this side of Carnaval. With the soundtrack of Samba Enredo, Pagode, Bateria (drums), Funk, Afro and some Pop fusion, The Carnaval Experience is guaranteed to ignite your heart and set your soul on fire!
Renowned worldwide as the trailblazers of Brazilian entertainment, the powerhouse Rio Projekt ensemble features a cast of over 20 artists who perform at an elite level in Rio de Janeiro Carnaval, Brazil, Australia and internationally.
All previous shows at The Juniors have sold out so don’t miss this!
The Carnaval Experience debuted at the Juniors Auditorium in May 2019 followed by sell-out shows at The Factory Theatre in September 2019, The Uruguayan Club in March 2020 and The Juniors Auditorium in June 2021 and February 2022.
Rio Projekt’s Artistic Director, Sashya Jay is an internationally distinguished, award-winning Choreographer and Australia’s most recognised Brazilian dance director. Rio Projekt’s exceptional calibre is testament to the artists’ extensive work in Brazil and at the forefront of the Brazilian entertainment industry in Australia since 2007.
Rio Projekt has been featured on major media such as Sunrise on 7, the Daily Telegraph, SBS Portuguese, Globo TV (Brazil) and on video clips with world famous artists such as Chali 2na and Martinez Productions.