Through the Cidade Integrada program, the Rio State Government took greater than 100 children from the Complexo do Jacarezinho, Muzema, Cesarão and Cantagalo-Pavão-Pavãozinho to the Roeder Circus in Leblon this Thursday. This initiative, in partnership with the State Secretariat for Culture and Creative Economy, is a part of the Passport Culture challenge, which has touched the lives of practically 4,500 individuals in these communities.
– We perceive that tradition is an engine of social growth and a method of transformation. Therefore, there may be nothing higher than becoming a member of forces with the Cultural Passport and increasing entry to tradition for the underprivileged, encouraging viewers formation and guaranteeing visits to necessary cultural facilities, stated the State Secretary for Culture and Creative Economy. Daniel Barros.
Children participated in video games, watched a present, and even tasted a cake for Cidade Integrada’s 1 yr anniversary. David Lucas, 11, a resident of the Pavao Pavaosinho neighborhood, was excited in regards to the initiative.
– It’s nice to be right here with my mates. This setting may be very blissful, I simply really feel blissful. I beloved the clowns and juggling acts. It was a singular expertise,” he stated.
Thiago Guilherme, organizer of the Pavaosinho neighborhood, spoke in regards to the significance of such initiatives in the lives of children.
– The expertise with these children was particular. There are many girls and boys who don’t have entry to tradition in our society. This partnership with Cultural Passport is key in serving to the method of selling the inventive setting. Thanks to the standard of this present, which is well-known in the state of Rio, the expertise will likely be even higher, stated Thiago.
Access to cultural services is carried out via a Cultural Passport issued by the Secretariat of Culture and executed by the School of Culture. This yr, visits have been made to Circo Abracadabra, Unicirco, Shanghai Park, the Rio Art Museum (MAR), Lage Park, the Planetarium and the Museum of Tomorrow.
– Escola da Cultura was created to assure help to municipalities, to encourage actions all through the state, and Passaporte Cultura does simply that. Through our partnership with Cidade Integrada, we have been in a position to serve the communities included in this system, serving individuals traditionally removed from cultural services. Culture has the magic to change individuals’s interior self. In mild of this, they perceive that their universe may be expanded. Thus, they dream extra and uncover new meanings of life. On these excursions, we not solely carry pleasure, but additionally provide the alternative to dream and discover new hobbies – famous Claudia Viana, deputy director of the School of Culture.
The cultural passport serves faculties, charitable establishments, neighborhood associations and public cultural organizations, admits individuals freed from cost to open cultural services. If you need to take part, contact us by e-mail. [email protected].