capoeira

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capoeira

a movement discipline combining martial art and dance, which originated among African slaves in 19th-century Brazil
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To add to the atmosphere, guests will be able to enjoy a cool, refreshing Budweiser plus enjoy a whole night of great entertainment including: Resident DJ from the Jazz Cafe, London; Brazilian Capoeria martial arts experts giving special performances; A football 'play room', complete with Sony Playstations and table football and live Brazilian music will ensure the celebrations go on well into the night
Based on the Marvel comic book hero, the film offered Snipes ample opportunity to display his fighting prowess (an eclectic mix of Asian, French, African and the dancelike Brazilian Capoeria martial-arts styles) and strike cooler-than-you poses in physique-enhancing, rubberized armor and wraparound shades (some of which he wore to the interview).
Capoeria: Call Jimi McAvoy on (0191) 586-0691 to find out details of his Capoeria classes in Dance City, Heaton, and Peterlee, County Durham.
Hip-hop is an incredibly physical form, and Corps est Graphique managed to combine bizarre costumes and cutting edge mixed media backdrops, with a number of styles, including African dance and capoeria.
Their routines fuse bhangra with the Brazilian martial art of Capoeria.
I was at the Caledonian Club, then down on Broadway, doing capoeria.
There will be a warm-up including yoga, Tai Chi, Capoeria and clowning, followed by the opportunity to develop skills in juggling, acrobatics, trapeze, unicycle, stilts, and tightrope walking.
Jimi McAvoy, who lives in Peterlee, County Durham, is a Capoeria master of 17 years standing.
I first heard about Capoeria when I was watching Blue Peter," said the 53-year-old, whose Capoeria name is Taz, after the cartoon character.
Capoeria has been used on some BBC adverts, and its participants manage to combine grace and strength in an intriguing mix.