Not only Brazilians feel the Samba rhythm – at the dance competition a Dutch woman and a Russian danced for the title of “PITÙ Rainha da Bateria” – the queen of the samba group. The decisive factors are choreography, a sense of rhythm and skillful presentation – every step has to be right! The best dancer is chosen by the jury and the audience votes for their favourite. The top three winners will present themselves to the public on Sunday, July 16 at 2 p.m.

The competition will take place on Saturday, July 15, from 11:30 p.m. in the Kongresshaus Coburg.

    The musical accompaniment is live (Samba, Samba enredos), own CDs or recordings are not permitted. Only Rio Samba is danced at the competition. The jury consists of selected experts and celebrities. Musicality, samba step, expression and choreography are evaluated. With the registration, all image and film rights are assigned to Sambaco for their own use. Anyone can take part, provided they are not involved in the festival. Minimum age is 18 years.

    Numbers will be given to you on Saturday, July 15 at 10:00 p.m. in the foyer of the Kongresshaus. The top ten dancers reach the final round. The final decision is immediately afterwards on the stage in the Kongresshaus. The finalists dance in groups of five with two minutes of dance time. The awards ceremony will take place at around 1:30 am. The times are based on the rest of the program and could to change a bit.

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