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Actress Isabel Fillardis will portray little known 18th/19th century black opera singer Lapinha in musical


Note from BW of Brazil: The story below is cool for three reasons. 1) It’s great to see one of our favorite actresses, Isabel Fillardis active again. 2) In a … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · 2 Comments

Actress Isabel Fillardis


Taken from Quem magazine, September 14, 2012. Learn a little about Fillardis here

September 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

In over 430 issues of the Brazilian edition of Playboy, only seven black women have made the cover


  In its 35 years in Brazil, Playboy magazine has put out more than 430 issues, and featured some of the most beautiful Brazilian women to grace its pages, yet and still, … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · 7 Comments

The Brazilian production of the Broadway musical, The Color Purple


For many years, black Brazilians have had a special affinity for black American history and culture. From the 60s and 70s Civil Rights and Black Power Movements, along with 70s … Continue reading

January 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Brazilian production of the Broadway musical, The Color Purple


For many years, black Brazilians have had a special affinity for black American history and culture. From the 60s and 70s Civil Rights and Black Power Movements, along with 70s … Continue reading

January 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Katleen da Cruz Conceição: specialist in black skin


One of the most respected when the subject is black skin, Dr. Katleen da Criz Conceição is the Ambulatory Head of Dermatology in Black Skin of the Federal Hospital in … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Katleen da Cruz Conceição: specialist in black skin


One of the most respected when the subject is black skin, Dr. Katleen da Criz Conceição is the Ambulatory Head of Dermatology in Black Skin of the Federal Hospital in … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment