Category Archives: Capoeira

Capoeira Gerais Open House

Capoeira Gerais is having (another) open house this Wednesday! For those not familiar, capoeira is a Brazilian martial art that was practiced by slaves and disguised as dance for centuries while it was practiced illegally. If you would like to … Continue reading

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But who are they to judge us simply ‘cos our hair is long

Assorted small updates, since it’s been a while: – Picked up some stuff at the Salem Record Exchange: Mr. G, Nitzer Ebb, King Crimson, Stewart Copeland, CTR, David Sylvian and Holger Czukay, SAW, Baby Ford, and DAF. Going through all … Continue reading

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Birthday Capoeira Warning

Yesterday was my birthday. I ended up sleeping poorly Tuesday night and had a long day planned Wednesday. After work was to be the capoeira open house followed by dinner out with my wife and then on to see Dietrich … Continue reading

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Capoeira Gerais Open House May 6

Have you ever wanted to try Capoeira? Maybe you’ve never even heard of it. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art that has a long history among African slaves. It was illegalized and disguised as a dance for many years, and … Continue reading

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Update – Capoeira and Kung Fu

The capoeira event mentioned earlier will also include a demonstration of Hung Gar style Kung Fu by the students of Nam Pai Academy crossposted from The Hydrogen Project

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Capoeira Gerais Demonstration and Open House, February 21

Have you ever wanted to try Capoeira? Maybe you’ve never even heard of it. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art that has a long history among African slaves. It was illegalized and disguised as a dance for many years, and … Continue reading

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Capoeira Gerais Open House (It’s that time again)

Capoeira Open House January 5th at 6PM in Chinatown. You know want to be there! 33 Harrison Ave Boston MA

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batizado 2008

Yesterday was the Batizado! I am sore after 4 straight days of capoeira. Here is a short rundown of the week: Monday – Class as usual, review for the things on the test, some folks showed up for the first … Continue reading

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Batizado tomorrow in Marlboro

If anyone would like to come to the batizado tomorrow and see a ridiculous demonstration of amazing technique (and also me and incontango and sixpixee who are not quite so amazing), it is at the Marlboro Middle School, 25 Union … Continue reading

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