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By Vânia Maciel, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Officially known as Estação Primeira de Mangueira (First Station of Mangueira), it is one the most loved samba schools in Brazil, and while thinking of of it, poetry comes to...
By Vânia Maciel, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The city is starting to rumble as drummers are getting on beat and Carnival energy spreads through the air. Technical rehearsals at the Sambodrome have started this past Sunday,...
By Vânia Maciel, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Following the parade order for the 2011 Carnival at the Sambodrome, this week's profile is of Mocidade Independente de Padre Miguel, more commonly known as "Mocidade", which will be...
By Vânia Maciel, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Profiling the twelve Samba Schools in the Grupo Especial in the order they will appear in the 2011 Carnival parade, brings us to the second in our series, Imperatriz Leopoldinense....

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