Batucada goes to the seaside
Gorgeous day (the Summer of 2016 will long go down in Wellington history as some of the best sustained sunshiny weather in years) and a good crowd watching the athletes doing their crazy football-crossed-with-volleyball gymnastics on the beach.
Tim G was our director for the day, Hillary and Quentin were our dancers, and a reasonably-sized bunch of Batucadans (new word!) turned out to hang out in the sun at the beach and play a bit of samba together. I think it might also have been Michael’s first gig. Congratulations, Michael!
It looked (and sounded) like this….
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The band playing Six-Eight and a bit of Samba. Video by Roger Henderson