Workshops & Residencies

Enhancing Brazilian dance, music, and cultural education is vital to educational outreach to our community. Each year, Samba Colorado invites guest artists from around the globe to offer dance & drumming residencies in Colorado.

Perform with us

Annually Samba Colorado holds yearly auditions for new and experienced dancers and musicians to perform and train with us year-round. Prefer less commitment? Consider auditioning for our summer or winter dance program!

  • Scholarship program: We never want the financial burden to get in the way of cultural education. Samba Colorado offers a scholarship program to support our mission of bringing Brazilian cultural arts to the Colorado community, impacting our public schools, and help fund our Samba Colorado Dance & Music Scholarship Program.
  • Give Back to Brazil Program: Annually, Samba Colorado artistic director and students’ study in Salvador da Bahia and bring school supplies to children in the local community.
  • Samba Colorado is a community organization and appreciates the support from other businesses to help support our mission. Consider sponsoring:
    • Monthly e-newsletter 
    • Space for classes
    • Performances
    • Community Education
    • Professional photographer
    • Professional videographer 
  • When you are a sponsor of any of the above, you will receive a signed photograph of the performance company, a Samba Colorado t-shirt, sticker and magnet, acknowledgment in our e-newsletter and on social media, and be featured as our “Sponsor of the Month” on social media and e-newsletter.
Volunteer and Internship
  • Samba Colorado dance company offers exciting and challenging internship and volunteer opportunities for high school, college, and graduate students seeking experience in administration, artistic administration, video production, photography, videography, development, social media, and marketing. The individual will receive dance training in exchange, mentorship, and experience working in the dance and performance professions. To be considered, please send a cover letter and updated resume, to Be sure to put “POSITION TITLE- YOUR NAME” in the subject line. In your cover letter, please explain why you’d like to intern and/or volunteer for us.