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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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O movimento de aproximacao entre a capoeirista e a Escola Berimbau se diferencia do que geralmente ocorre em outras unidades da rede de ensino de Nova Iguacu.
Apesar dos achados interessantes da presente investigacao, deve-se considerar que, embora englobando toda a populacao de um grupo de capoeira da cidade de Fortaleza-CE, esta amostra pode nao ser representativa da populacao de capoeiristas.
"'In the past, these villains [i.e., Capoeiras] were employed by the police." A prominent Capoeirista of the time is a case in point: Manduca da Praia is, apparently, a supporter of the government's party in the electorate [...] when the knives, razors and ballot papers are invariably in evidence.
A insercao da capoeira no meio academico se deu por meio de integrantes da classe mais favorecida e nao por capoeiristas que desejavam ou necessitavam dessa nova abordagem.
Becoming a capoeirista: a situational approach to interpreting a foreign cultural good.
He is also an acrobat and capoeirista, musician, composer and sound illustrator.
Harrop, who is a performer, choreographer and teacher, says the initial idea for the project came while she was in Brazil working on her MA and met capoeirista and musician de Vargas at the Senzala Capoeira Academy in Rio de Janeiro.
This is one of the big advantages for classical dancers, says Kamilah Turner, a ballet dancer turned capoeirista who is currently the sole American member of Dance Brazil.