A weekend full of capoeira Angola and Northeastern rhythms and dances from Brazil with contramestre de capoeira, dancer and musician Téco Canindé from Olinda, Brasil (Filhos de Angola) and dancer Ubiracy Santana.
Friday November 24th:
18.00 – 19.00 Warm-up with Northeastern dances
19.00 – 22.00 Roda
Saturday November 25th:
11.00 – 13.00 Capoeira Angola
13.30 – 14.30 Percussion: Iexa & Maracatu
14.30 – 16.00 Dance: Iexa & Maracatu
16.00 – 18.00 Roda
Sunday November 26th:
11.00 – 13.00 Capoeira Angola
13.30 – 14.30 Percussion: Frevo & Coco
14.30 – 16.00 Dance: Frevo & Coco
16.00 – 18.00 Roda
Whole weekend: 70 euros
Saturday or Sunday: 40 euros
Friday roda: voluntary, conscious donation.
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Come and enjoy the music and dance from the Brazilian Northeast! Let yourself be swayed by the Boi Caxinguelê from The Hague, try and keep up with the frevo passistas from Olinda & Recife, dance forró on the live music of Forrosá and thump away on samba de côco. Forrosá is organizing this special evening together with Mandacaru Dance, Teco Canindê and other invited friends from Pernambuco. Vai tocar fogo!
We are happy to welcome treinel Diogo from Associação de Capoeira Lenço de Seda for a workshop in The Hague!
From Monday 24th August our normal class schedule will resume: Mondays at Popradar, Thursdays and Saturdays at Bavinck. info.
From Monday the 10th of July training will be outside. Mondays at Ockenburgh and Thursday/Saturdays at Zuiderpark. See you there!
Mestre Célio Gomes (Grupo Aluandê Capoeira Angola) from Rio de Janeiro, will visit the Netherlands for the first time to share some of his experience and knowledge of Capoeira Angola. Mestre Célio Gomes has received his mestre-title from mestre Cobra Mansa, and is founder of and responsible for the Roda de Lavradio in the Lapa neighborhood.
Come celebrate the Brazilian Festa de São João with us! There’s forró, popular dances and typical Northeastern food! We start with a forró dance workshop (entry level) by Mônica Cordeiro (Mandacaru dance) at 20.30h, followed by live forró music by Forrosá, first appearance by Bumba meu Boi Caxinguelê, roda de ciranda and côco.
Join us for a capoeira roda this Thursday at Sportpark De Verademing!
First Roda of 2023! And inauguration of our new training space for the Monday classes. Come feel the vibe!
New! Weekly capoeira classes for kids and adults at Popradar in The Hague Loosduinen, every Monday from 5-9 pm.
Mestre Marcelo Angola from the group Angoleiros do Mar, student of mestre Curió, will share with us his knowledge of capoeira Angola.
Mestre Guará (student of mestre Lua) will visit again to share his knowledge and experience in capoeira. Movement, music and a roda.
A day to share with mestre Squisito – researcher, writer and capoeira mestre – who will share a bit of his 50 years of experience in our art.
New! Weekly Afro-Brazilian dance-classes for adults at Koorenhuis in The Hague Centre, every Tuesday from 8-9 pm with Mandacaru.
Very honored and pleased to join this discussion with Dr. mestre Corisco, Dr. Padre Clóvis and Carla Maldonado hosted by UNICAP.
A conversation with mestre Guará about capoeira and my travels within it, for his series L’archive “do seu” Guaracy.
New! Weekly Afri-Brasilian Percussion, Song and Dance classes at Zuiderpark in The Hague, every Tuesday from 6.30-8.30 pm.
An interview with mestre Squisito for his series Berimbau Connection. We will be discussing many topics and the book we have written.
New! Weekly classes for kids and adults at Wijkcentrum De Geest in The Hague Loosduinen, every Monday from 5-9 pm.
Omroep West maakte een reportage over capoeira en andere sporten in het Zuiderpark: Buiten sporten in Haagse Zuiderpark populair.
A capoeira workshop and instrument making with mestre Marrreta from Berimbau de Ouro at Zuiderpark The Hague.
Mestre Zoi from Salvador is visiting us from Palermo and will be teaching a special percussion workshop!
We are invited at the Haags Kabaal festival with the workshop “Capoeira, the deceit of power”. Come and see!
An event with Mestre Russo de Caxias, one of the founders of the famouw Rode de Caxias in Rio de Janeiro.
New! Weekly classes for kids at Het Eiland in The Hague Loosduinen, every Monday from 5-7 pm.
We will be joining Vier de Natuur Festival with a Maculele workshop on Saturday and a capoeira workshop on Sunday.
Two workshops at Footprint Festival: capoeira on Saturday 8 June and song & percussion on Sunday 8 June. Join us at Pluk!
A capoeira workshop and roda with contramestre Lezin, from Berimbau de Ouro.
New! Weekly Afro-Brazilian rhythms, song & dance classes for adults at Musicon in The Hague, every Wednesday from 8-9 pm.
New! Weekly capoeira classes for kids and adults at Wijkcentrum Moerwijk in The Hague, every Wednesday from 6-7 pm.
New! Weekly capoeira classes for kids at Dakota located in The Hague South-West, every Tuesday from 5.30-6.30 pm.
New! Weekly capoeira classes for kids and adults at Bavinck School in The Hague Bomenbuurt, every Thursday from 6.30-8.30 pm.
New! Weekly capoeira classes at De Haagse Hogeschool in The Hague Center, every Monday from 6.30-8.30 pm.