By Mary Carroll, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The 2012 London Olympic Games closing ceremony on Sunday starts at 9PM (4PM in Rio) and ends with an eight minute Brazilian performance to symbolize the passing of the banner to the city of Rio de Janeiro. The show will attempt to combine as much Brazilian culture into the eight minute slot as possible, with the participation of many Brazilian celebrities.
Art Director Daniela Thomas said that the main aim is to show the diversity of Brazil and to give people a taste of the real Brazil. Thomas emphasized the importance . . .