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"Avenida Brasil" (English: Brazil Avenue) is a Brazilian primetime telenovela created by Emanuel Carneiro. The plot follows the dramatic story of Rita (Mel Maia), a sweet young woman who struggles to recover part of the life her gold digger stepmother, Carminha (Adriana Esteves), took from her when she was only a child. When Rita's father dies, prematurely, Carminha and her lover, Max (Marcello Novaes), send the young girl off to live in a landfill, so that she doesn't stand in the way of their plan to get rich. There, she is subjected to child labor under the control of a deplorable man, named Nilo (Jos

El pianista Mauricio Nader recreará el México nacionalista con concierto en el Centro Photo El pianista Mauricio Nader recreará el México nacionalista con concierto en el Centro Cultural Jardín Borda
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2019

Una esmerada selección de compositores mexicanos de los siglos XIX y XX integran el programa que ofrecerá el pianista Mauricio Nader, con el que brinda un amplio recorrido por 150 años de música para piano en México. La Secretaría de Cultura, a través del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literat...
BWW Review: NELSON GONCALVES O AMOR E O TEMPO
Opens on May 3 at Teatro Gazeta Photo BWW Review: NELSON GONCALVES O AMOR E O TEMPO Opens on May 3 at Teatro Gazeta
by Claudio Erlichman - April 25, 2019

After three successful seasons in Rio de Janeiro, the musical comes to Sao Paulo in homage to Nelson Goncalves, the King of Radio, who would complete 100 years on June 21. Performed by Guilherme Logullo and Jullie, the play makes an incursion into striking moments of one of the greatest idols of Bra...
Paseo De La Reforma Exhibirá El Legado Arquitectónico Creado Hace Cinco Décadas Para Photo Paseo De La Reforma Exhibirá El Legado Arquitectónico Creado Hace Cinco Décadas Para Los Juegos Olímpicos
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2018

Imágenes icónicas de los principales espacios arquitectónicos donde se celebraron los Juegos Olímpicos de 1968 podrán ser apreciadas por el público en el camellón lateral de avenida Paseo de la Reforma, entre la Glorieta de la Palma y avenida Insurgentes, en la exposición fotográfica organizada por ...
Long Awaited, Brazilian Production of OS ULTIMOS 5 ANOS (The Last 5 Years) Opens In S Photo Long Awaited, Brazilian Production of OS ULTIMOS 5 ANOS (The Last 5 Years) Opens In Sao Paulo
by Claudio Erlichman - September 18, 2018

Starring Eline Porto and Beto Sargentelli, who also take on production alongside Lucas Mello, the musical The Last 5 Years written by Jason Robert Brown, arrives in Sao Paulo, for a short season. Directed by Joao Fonseca, musical direction by Thiago Gimenes and versions to Portuguese by Rafael Olive...
Meet the Cast of COISA MAIS LINDA, New Netflix Brazilian Original Series Set in the 5 Photo Meet the Cast of COISA MAIS LINDA, New Netflix Brazilian Original Series Set in the 50s
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2018

Netflix, the world's leading internet entertainment service, announced the main cast of Brazilian original series, Coisa Mais Linda. The seven episodes series commenced principal photography this week in Brazil....
BWW Previews: MPB - MUSICAL POPULAR BRASILEIRO Opens in Sao Paulo at Teatro das Artes Photo BWW Previews: MPB - MUSICAL POPULAR BRASILEIRO Opens in Sao Paulo at Teatro das Artes
by Claudio Erlichman - February 27, 2018

Directed by Jarbas Homem de Mello, and starring Adriana Lessa and Erico Bras as protagonists, the show celebrates Brazilian popular music with great humor and the style of the revue theater....
BWW Previews: SENHOR DAS MOSCAS (Lord Of The Flies), Golding's Dark Fable, Receives Musical Version at Teatro do SESI
by Claudio Erlichman - May 01, 2017

Senhor das Moscas (Lord of the Flies), a 1954 novel by Nobel Prize-winning English author William Golding opens at Teatro do SESI for free season from May 4 to December 3. With direction by Ze Henrique de Paula, musical direction by Fernanda Maia, cast of 13 actors, and  translation by Herbert Bianc...
BWW Review: TUDO E JAZZ (And the World Goes 'Round) Pays Tribute To The Great Kander & Ebb Musicals
by Claudio Erlichman - October 13, 2016

Tudo E Jazz - Um Tributo Musical a Kander & Ebb (And the World Goes 'Round - the Songs of Kander & Ebb) debuts at Sao Paulo stage. The show, which brings together renowned names in the cast, is a tribute to the great musicals of the duo John Kander & Fred Ebb, successful Broadway composers, responsi...
BWW Preview: CARTOLA O MUNDO E UM MOINHO Will Tell the Trajectory Of One Of The Biggest Names of the Samba
by Claudio Erlichman - September 07, 2016

Conceived by actor and producer Jo Santana, dramaturgy by Arthur Xexeo, direction and staging by Roberto Lage, research by Nilcemar Nogueira - Cartola's granddaughter and director of Samba Museum in Rio de Janeiro -, and Musical Direction by Rildo Hora, the show will tell trajectory of one of the bi...
BWW Review: GODSPELL Has a Very Good Revival In Sao Paulo
by Claudio Erlichman - August 22, 2016

Collecting premieres around the world since 1971, when it reached Broadway, the classical musical comedy by Stephen Schwartz and John-Michael Tebelak, based on the parables of the Gospel of St. Matthew, is back to Sao Paulo with a new look, directed by Dagoberto Feliz...
BWW Review: 'URINETOWN' AND 'KISS ME, KATE' ARE THE BIG WINNERS OF 2ND PREMIO REVERENCIA at Teatro Alfa
by Claudio Erlichman - July 21, 2016

Numa cerimonia de altissimo nivel que não ficou devendo em nada ao Premio Tony, foi realizada nesta terca feira, no Teatro Alfa a segunda edicão do Premio Reverencia, celebrando o teatro musical brasileiro....
Cast of New Netflix Original Series '3%' Begins Filming in Sao Paulo
by TV News Desk - March 11, 2016

Netflix, the world's leading Internet television network, announced the start of filming of the new Netflix original series 3%, in São Paulo which will premiere later this year exclusively on Netflix....
Global Hit AVENIDA BRASIL Premieres Tonight on Telemundo
by TV News Desk - April 06, 2015

Telemundo announces the eagerly awaited premiere of the global hit telenovela “Avenida Brasil,” tonight, April 6 at 8pm/7c....
BWW Reviews: Now in Brazil, SIM! EU ACEITO! UMA COMEDIA MUSICAL
by Claudio Erlichman - March 20, 2015

I Do! I Do! opened on Broadway in 1966, with lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt, starring Robert Preston and Mary Martin, with eight Tony nominations, winning best actor. Who gave life to the couple in the American tour were the heartthrob Rock Hudson and comedian Carol Burnett. This gr...
Global Hit AVENIDA BRASIL to Premiere on Telemundo, 4/6
by TV News Desk - March 16, 2015

Telemundo announces the eagerly awaited premiere of the global hit telenovela “Avenida Brasil,” on Monday, April 6 at 8pm/7c....
BWW Reviews: With Top Names of Brazilian Musical Theatre, THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Runs Until June 29th in Sao Paulo
by Claudio Erlichman - April 03, 2014

In an unprecedented initiative in Brazil, SESI-SP produces The Drowsy Chaperone, part of SESI-SP Educational Project Musical Theatre (that includes the show and vocational training in music theater), and (this is amazing) free tickets....
BWW Reviews: After 44 years of its Debut, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is Revived in Sao Paulo Under Much Controversy
by Claudio Erlichman - March 14, 2014

With a young, cohesive and full of energy cast, the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar gets a revival in São Paulo, in a version with high levels of emotion, watching the last days of Jesus....
BHG announces the management of new hotel in the state of Rio de Janeiro
by BWW News Desk - July 04, 2013

SAO PAULO, July 4, 2013 - BHG S.A.- Brazil Hospitality Group (BM&FBovespa: BHGR3; OTC: BZHGY)hereby announces that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Castelari Construtora Ltda. for the management of a hotel under development in Sao Joao do Meriti, state of Rio de Janeiro, one of Baixa...