Brazil: Carnaval is reborn at Rio’s sambadrome after two years of pandemic

The privilege of debuting on the track were the members of the "velha guarda" ("old school"), carrying the banners of each organization, singing the composition Velha Guarda, by Dicró: "I am the old school, the backbone of samba.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The cement and steel structures of Rio's sambadrome came to life again after two years of involuntary sleep due to the pandemic when the first school stepped onto Marquês de Sapucaí on April 20, in the Gold Series, the official start of the . . .

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