The Heart of Samba Documentary Fundraiser
Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Irene Walsh and Split Rock Films invite you to celebrate an exciting afternoon of live Brazilian music to support the documentary film The Heart of Samba. This event is not to be missed!
We'll have live Brazilian music, and a ground-breaking performance from one of Rio de Janeiro's finest percussionists, who is also featured in our documentary. Our gorgeous trailer of the film and production stills will also be shown for you to experience the unique community of musicians through the eyes of filmmaker and NYC samba singer, Irene Walsh.
Featuring acclaimed samba and chôro musicians:
Nanny Assis - vocals, percussion
Edgar de Almeida - guitar
Cesar Garabini - 7-string guitar
Rob Curto - accordion
Hadar Noiberg - flute
Zé Mauricio - percussion
...also featuring Irene Walsh on vocals
Buy your tickets now! Advance tickets are $20 and include a raffle ticket.
At the door, tickets are $25 and raffle tickets are not included.
Want to enjoy a late lunch or early dinner while you are there? Reserve your table by calling Drom at 212-777-1157. There is a two item minimum per person at each table.
ABOUT THE DOCUMENTARY: THE HEART OF SAMBA
BUY NOW and get $20 tickets with one raffle ticket included! If you buy at the door, tickets are $25 and raffle tickets are extra:
$5 for 1 raffle ticket
$10 for 5 raffle tickets
$20 for 20 raffle tickets
OVER $1,000 OF AMAZING, VALUABLE RAFFLE PRIZES:
- TWO OF: BOTTLE of LEBLON CACHAÇA plus founder Steve Luttmann's newly released hardcover book "HOW TO BE A BRAZILIAN" (2013). Each prize a $60 value!! (TWO PRIZES) LeblonCachaca.com
- TWO TICKETS to the FLEA THEATER, winner of Obie Awards, the Otto Award, and Drama Desk Award for Distinguished Achievement commending their dedication to adventurous theater. A $40-$60 value! TheFlea.org
- TWO OF: $100 GIFT CERTIFICATE to CHURRASCARIA TRIBECA, authentic Brazilian steakhouse and "the Cadillac of churrascarias". ChurrascariaTribeca.com
- A GIFT CERTIFICATE for a THERAPEUTIC ACCUPRESSURE session with licensed massage therapist and certified health coach, DONNA GALLERS. A $125 value! PowerLifeBalance.com
- A GIFT CERTIFICATE for an INITIAL CONSULT AND ACUPUNCTURE TREATMENT with STEVEN GORDON at FLATIRON ACUPUNCTURE. A $175 value! FlatironAcupuncture.com
- A $50 GIFT CERTIFICATE to SOUTHS cozy and relaxed restaurant and bar in Tribeca. Southsnyc.com
- TWELVE OF: bottle of chenin blanc wine. Also from SOUTHS! Southsnyc.com
- THREE OF: GIFT CERTIFICATE to a SAMBA DE GAFIEIRA or SAMBA SOLO WORKSHOP with MARIZETE BROWNE. Each a $35 value! Sambazina.com
- GIFT CERTIFICATE for a CAPOEIRA CLASS (Brazilian Martial Arts) at NYCAPOEIRA with TIBA VIEIRA. A $25 value! Nycapoeira.com
- GIFT CERTIFICATE for a FACIAL at MAKSIM SPA. A $115 value! www.maksimspa.com
- GIFT CERTIFICATE to AIRE ANCIENT BATHS in Tribeca. A $75 value! www.ancientbathsny.com
- GIFT CERTIFICATE to the elegant PETRARCA CUCINA E VINO Italian restaurant in Tribeca. A $100 value!
- GIFT CERTIFICATE to the exotic MACAO, a blend of Chinese and Portuguese cuisine. A $100 value! www.macaonyc.com
- CDs from the musicians in THE HEART OF SAMBA
- SPLIT ROCK FILMS TOTE BAGS
- GUEST PASSES TO DROM
- plus many more prizes....
When & Where
Irene Walsh, Split Rock Films
Irene is the producer, director, and founder of Split Rock Films. SPLIT ROCK FILMS was founded in 2010 with the assertion that our lives and our dreams are to be lived out loud, in full color, all around us and in the present moment. That our survival is dependent on putting more attention on beautiful and joyful things in the world. That the more we recognize ourselves in everyone, the better the world is.