04/05/2003 – Diário Oficial S.Paulo – Newspaper
Carmem Miranda – DO(Click to see the original news)
Exhibition at the Immigrant Memorial rescues picture Carmen Miranda
From April 13; visitors can enjoy replica clothes, props and platform-shoes worn by singer
The Immigrant Memorial, organ of the Ministry of Culture, organizes the exhibition “Carmen Miranda – a remarkable immigrant”, which will be open to the public the 13th, at 13:30. The work aims to show the immigration movement in the 20th century and the beginning of their relationship with the legendary character who scored Brazil’s image abroad. Visitors will appreciate replicas of clothing, props (such as turbans) and platform-shoes worn by the artist. On the show objects and pictures are album covers, magazines season and rare sheet music collection of Nelson Azevedo Junior.
A show of music and dance in honor of the singer will mark the exhibition opening. The performance will be the actor and singer Lana Miranda, considered the “official mimic the little remarkable.” On the same day will take place book signing for the release of “Carmen Miranda”, of Brazil Names series, Nereide Schilaro Santa Rosa writer, the Duna Dueto Publisher.