Arthur Verocai — ‘Encore’

In 1972, Brazil was going through its eighth year of the infamous, but unfamiliar to the common world, Placa Militar — Military Board in English. There was no violent transition to power when Castelo Branco took to the nations Presidential Office, instead, he found himself riding waves of support from those who considered themselves nationalist and those that had been misled from the Brazilian TV network, Rede Globo; which still to this day continuously faces criticism for its support of the Placa Militar and its links to corruption.

Nevertheless, within the seventies, Rede Globo had hired a new Musical…