Amor Do Samba Entertainment is dedicated to promoting Brazilian Samba and Afro-Latin music and dance in the San Francisco Bay Area including Wine Country and the Peninsula. From corporate to exclusive club events, we've performed for diplomats representing over 23 countries including the General Consulate of Brazil! Our mission is to celebrate life through samba sights and sounds! Live music and dance entertainment - Bring the party!
- Corporate events (Google, Ravenwood Winery, Buena Vista Winery, Abbott Labs, Bridgebank, Kilroy Reality)
- Fundraisers (Guardsmen, 10th Annual Fundraiser, Pacific Art League)
- Non Profit events (World Affairs Forum, St. Francis Yacht Club)
- World Music Festivals (Sacramento, Santa Cruz, San Francisco)
- Exclusive club events (Fashion Shows, CD release)
- Weddings, b-days, private events
Beautiful high energy dancers and musicians who love what they do. Shows include meet and greet photo opportunities, choreographed performances, solos and crowd interaction getting everyone on the dance floor! Amazing Samba Costumes! Genres include Bossa Nova, Brazilian Samba, Axe, Samba Reggae, Frevo, Cumbia, and Merengue.
Amor Do Samba
Amor Do Samba consists of over 12 experienced dancers with a variety of dance styles and backgrounds. Since Amor do Samba is heavily rooted and active in the San Francisco Afro-Latino and Brazilian music community, Amor Do Samba is privileged to perform along side multiple brazilian percussion groups, and talented bands including Bossa Nova, Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Peruvian, Cumbia, Salsa, Reggae, and Funk. All represent the Afro-Latino music genres of today. Book us and see for yourself!
Collaborating Bands: Brazil Vox (Bossa Nova by Romeo Ribero), Groupo Samba Rio (Rio Samba by Jorge Alabe), Fogo Na Roupa (Afro-Samba by Jose Rivera) Bor-uce (Batucada Samba by Jesus Martinez), Wagner Porfeta (Samba), Sang Matiz (Afro-Latin Funk by Yuritza Jared), Somos el Son (Salsa by Braulio Barrera), Razteria (Afro-Reggae & Dancehall by Renne Asteria).
Tanilee Amor is a performing artist entrepreneur, founder & artistic director of Amor Do Samba Entertainment, a San Francisco Entertainment company established in 2011. Tanilee studied dance at UCLA with a specialization in Afro - Latin dance and art as a social change agent. She has studied Afro-Latin dance in Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Mexico and Belize. After performing and training under bay area Brazilian and Peruvian dance companies, Tanilee started Amor Do Samba. Tanilee holds a Bachelor of Arts in World Arts and Cultures from UCLA and Masters in Public Administration and International Management from the Monterey Institute of International studies, a school of Middlebury.
In addition to managing Amor Do Samba, Tanilee currently performs with Yabas Dance Company under the artistic direction of Dandha Da Hora, a native of Brazil and leader of Afro-Brazilian music and performance in the United States, lead singer of Sambada. Tanilee also performs for Jambalaya under the artistic direction and management of Paulie Paul, native Jamaican and Laura Gilbert Costa, dance choreographer. Tanilee spent the summer of 2011 in Mexico performing with Origines Compania, a Caribbean Dance company, lead by Cuban born, Ernesto Ramoz Ganzalez.