Dancing into Summer with WellingtonNZ

Why is everyone dancing around Wellington this summer?

Dance your way around Wellington this summer! Video by WellingtonNZ.com

We were rather thrilled to be invited to do a bit of filming as part of the latest WellingtonNZ promo video.

A bunch of us got together over lunch, the film crew hit “record”, and we started drumming and dancing next to the Bucket Fountain on Cuba Street.
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Wellington Batucada at CubaDupa 2019

Live on-stage at the Opera House

Due to the recent tragic events in Christchurch, CubaDupa was moved offstreet this year.

Our Sunday Swan Stage show went ahead as planned – but on-stage at the Opera House (ooohhh!!).

Wellington Batucada drummers and dancers perform live at the Opera House, Wellington, New Zealand – as part of CubaDupa 2019. This year we celebrated the life and music of Mestre Moa do Katande, who was an inspiration to us all.

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