OUTDOOR & VIRTUAL CLASS SCHEDULE
TEENS/ADULTS CAPOEIRA SCHEDULE
💻 MONDAYS @ 12:00 PM – Online Only class w/ CM Varal
🤸♂️ TUES+WEDS+THURS @ 6:00 PM – Outdoor In-person class w/ CM Varal
🤸♂️ SATURDAYS @ 12:00 PM – Outdoor In-person class w/ CM Varal
* Teen/Adults Class Zoom ID: 944 4192 1426
KIDS CAPOEIRA SCHEDULE
🤸♀️ TUES+WEDS @ 5:00 PM – Outdoor In Person & Zoom class w/ Inst. Harmonia
💻 THURSDAYS @ 5:00 PM – Online Only class w/ Inst. Harmonia
🤸♀️ SATURDAYS @ 11:00 AM – Outdoor In Person & Zoom class w/ Inst. Harmonia
* Kids Class Zoom ID: 987 2178 8810
$25 Drop In fee for Non-Members.
Click here for Monthly Membership Rates and Family Discounts.
COVID-19 INFO: DOING OUR PART TO STOP THE SPREAD
- If you have a cough or are sneezing, are feeling sick in any way, if you have a fever over 100.4 F, or if someone in your immediate household is ill, we ask that you stay home.
- Face coverings like scarves, bandanas or masks specifically designed for athletics training are required for all classes, including outdoor (we do not recommend training with medical grade masks).
- Please respect physical distancing of at least 6 feet for non-household groups.
- All students are required to sign an Assumption of Risk and Waiver of Liability Relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19) in advance.
CAPOEIRA FOR KIDS
(Ages 4 – 12)
Kids learn capoeira through playful games and exercises that emphasize body coordination, listening skills, rhythm, discipline and self control and self confidence. The music motivates and creates an exciting learning atmosphere where they will learn to sing in Portuguese and play traditional capoeira instruments – as well as play capoeira.
CAPOEIRA FOR TEENS & ADULTS (Ages 13 and up)
Capoeira involves the entire mind and body. Students will learn how to play the game of capoeira, the history and philosophy, the music which includes playing capoeira instruments and singing songs in Portuguese. You will develop strength and increase flexibility while building endurance, balance, discipline, coordination and rhythm, in a healthy and supportive environment. Prepare to be challenged and allow yourself to grow.
WEEKLY FORRÓ DANCE CLASS – Teens & Adults
Forró is a Brazilian folk-dance and musical genre originally from the Northeast of Brazil and now popular worldwide! Although it is a couple’s dance, you do NOT need a partner to join the class. It’s fun, energizing, romantic, and uplifting…
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Yukicito has been with Forró in LA since 2013 and has taught class at Tropico de Nopal, Brasil Brasil Cultural Center and Brazilian Nites’ Festa Junina 2019. He has performed at Festa Junina in LA and Forró Fest USA in Boston representing the Forró in LA group. He also has an extensive background in samba, further demonstrating his passion and dedication to Brazilian arts, dance and culture.
MONTHLY ART WALK RODA – Kids, Teens & Adults
Vamos vadiar at the 1st Thursdays Art Walk in San Pedro. A great opportunity to see old friends and make new ones.
Check Facebook for updates. All are welcome, kids and adults, beginners and more seasoned. No uniforms necessary.
MONTHLY SAMBA DANCE CLASS – Teens & Adults
Samba is part of the cultural identity of Brazil. It has evolved over time to become one of the most popular dances in the world. Allow the rhythms and steps of this beautiful dance to help you (re)connect with your sensuality and power.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Aninha Malandro was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where she grew up in the cradle of Samba: Estação Primeira de Mangueira, where her father is a very well-known and respected musician and her mother an excellent, and one of the first, “passistas” samba dancers. She has taught in Australia, Japan, Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Hawaii, and all over the USA for over 25 years.
She is the founder of the groups Samba N’Motion and Malandro N’ Motion and has choreographed several numbers that reflect her understanding and passion for the Samba de Malandro and her respect to the varieties of style and movements of this unique form of dance: SAMBA!
Ana is also the co-founder of the International Samba Congress, the biggest celebration of samba outside of Brazil. It’s a unique three-day cultural experience revolving around a strong, exciting, energy-filled rhythm which is called Samba. More info: www.internationalsambacongress.com/