Capoeira is a unique Brazilian art form. Slaves living on Brazilian plantations who were not allowed to openly practice traditional forms of self-defense developed an ingenious method of disguising their training by combining it with dance-like movements, singing and the rhythms of primitive instruments. The result is a “game” of fluid ground movements, spinning kicks and daring acrobatics set to the energetic clapping and singing of spectators.
Capoeira has evolved over centuries into an
Mar 25, 2017