Welcome to Planeta Azul Chicago: the official home of samba in Chicago!
Planeta Azul has experience with a wide range of performances, ranging from both liberal to the ultra-conservative events, including corporate and private events, children’s events, fundraisers, platinum galas, nightclubs, casinos, and even churches! Noteworthy clients of record include Brookfield Zoo, Chicago Summerdance, University of Michigan, Loyola University Chicago, Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, Purdue University Lafayette, the Chicago White Sox, and the Chicago Fire.
Planeta Azul and Passistas Samba can provide whatever the event requires. Performance options range from:
Each performance is custom-tailored to your events, with additional services that can be provided, including, but not limited to:
- Emcee services (bilingual)
- Interactive dance lessons
- Hora loca
Our Passistas Samba Dance Troupe is a team of professional Brazilian-trained dancers, all of whom are lovely, young and fit. The Passistas are skilled in various forms of Brazilian dance. See below for images and descriptions of the various styles of dance that we can present, and please visit our gallery for more pictures of our current dancers and past performances.
Passistas Samba Dance Troupe works with top designers from Rio de Janeiro’s carnaval scene. All costumes are brand new and in excellent condition. Please see below for our range of costume options for carnaval-style samba.