Capoeira Legends with Lara and Andres

Don't miss this chance to learn about this fascinating culture and be one with it singing, dancing and embodying its characters.

Capoeira Legends with Lara and Andres

About Capoeira Legends with Lara and Andres

Discover the stories behind Capoeira, the legends will be revealed. Discover where this powerful and evoking dance originates from and why dance was the -language used.

Immerse yourself in the legends of Afro-Brazilian culture and become part of the fishermen tales asking for protection from the goddess of the sea, Iemanja, to the stories of rebellion and freedom fighting of Ganga Zumbi and the maculeles. Don't miss this chance to learn about this fascinating culture and be one with it singing, dancing and embodying its characters.

Lara & Andre will be joined by Susan from Zambia. Discover the African and Caribbean influence and how stories travelled with people across the seas.

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