As we continue to follow folkhälsomyndighet recommendations, we have postponed all our events until further notice.
Who we are
We, Forró Stockholm, are a non-profit, non-religious, non-political organisation with the main purpose of spreading the knowledge of the Brazilian dance and music style such as forró and samba de gafieira, as well as the Brazilian culture in Sweden
What we stand for
Forró Stockholm stands for openness, inclusiveness, mutual respect, ethnic, sexual and gender equality, and see the dance as a way to express these values to create a prestigeless and welcoming environment.
Stockholm Forró Festival
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Alegria Do Norte 2021
With great sadness, we want to inform you that Alegria do Norte 2020 is postponed to 16-18 July 2021
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Samba de Gaieira and Forró
Learn progressively for four weeks, then review what you have learnt in the fifth week with the teacher! Meanwhile in the fifth week there will be a Complete Beginners Corner for those who want to join in on the fun for five weeks. Tell your friends all about it!
Complete beginners welcome. There will be a Complete Beginners Corner for those who want to join in on the fun. Tell your friends all about it!
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Samba de Gaieira
Samba de gafieira is a popular saloon dance from Brazil. Samba has its roots in Africa, and gafieira is the name for the place where the sambistas dance to live music. The elegant dance Gafieira is also called samba a dois (samba between two) or samba de salão (saloon samba).
Have a look at the pictures of our recent events
What People Say
Algeria do Norte was the best festival ever, we had a lovely weekend full of joy & happiness surrounded by lovely people from everywhere.Shaima Mohammed
We had the chance to meet incredible teachers & the fabulous band was the best part of the festival!
Many thanks to our Forrò Stockholm community for organizing the festival in such a nice way, they worked so hard to make sure everything is going well!
One of the most welcoming Forró communities in Europe.Chinedu Gravata Okoye
Forró Stockholm organises amazing events with great attention to the details, making sure that the attendees always have a positive experience.
If you are looking to learn to dance, listen to traditional Brazilian Music or make new friends, look no further!.