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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Individuals, dance and music groups from both countries fused traditional and contemporary dance genres - clog dancing and capoeira, a Brazilian martial art developed by African slaves in the 16th century.
This year''s theme is health and well being, and organisers plan to offer children''s entertainment, vocal coaching, Capoeira Brazilian Martial Arts, holistic therapies and African massages.
The work is inspired by bestselling novel Lord Of The Flies and blends Brazilian martial arts and contemporary dance.
Joseph's--slow, formal, and pristinely beautiful--is based on the Brazilian martial arts form capoeira.
Organisers say you should expect thrilling high-energy street performances including samba drumming, funky street bands as well as quirky street theatre, Brazilian martial arts, live music, family-friendly burlesque, magic shows and surprise flashmobs.
Enjoy free family fun on two carnival stages in The Hayes and Queen Street featuring glamorous carnival costumes, hi-energy dance, samba drumming as well as quirky street theatre, Brazilian martial arts, live music, family-friendly burlesque, magic shows and surprise flashmobs.
CUTLINE: DEFENSIVE DANCE: Mestre Loka, left, a three-time Brazilian champion in capoeira, a 400-year-old Brazilian martial arts dance, performs yesterday in the DCU Center exhibition hall In Worcester.
There will be rapping, Bollywood and Brazilian martial arts.
Berry's Catwoman can claw and pounce but she also practises sophisticated Brazilian martial arts.
Fitness demonstrations by a number of local organizations will teach attendees the basics in kickboxing, aerobics, yoga, cardio-boxing and Brazilian martial arts.
After enjoying Valentin Val "El Principe del Timbal" their will be mingling with music, entertainment and sports industry professionals while DJ Jaycee Steele plays urban and Latin fusion jams and "Capoeria Abolicao" a well known Brazilian martial arts dance company performs.

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