What is capoeira?


Capoeira is a martial and multi-cultural art that has been practiced in brazil for over 400 years. A dynamic physical art form with roots in the ceremonial dances of the Bantu and Native Indian people of Brazil, it weaves together elements of music, vigorous body movement, acrobatics and self-defense. Capoeira creates a strong sense of community and develops self discipline and self confidence. Capoeira is for everyone off all ages and backgrounds.