Mandinga Mangueiro: An Introduction to Capoeira the Afro-Brazilian Martial Art
Saturday, September 24
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Ross-Barnum Branch Library, 3570 W. First Avenue, Denver, 80219
Capoeira is an exciting art and cultural expression of Afro-Brazilian culture. Capoeira is a perfect recipe of dance-like movements set to a rhythmic pace and mood that shares the history, lessons, and philosophy of martial arts techniques. These techniques are a symbol of resistance against oppression and marginalization. We’ll explore these aspects using movement, music, and storytelling. For all ages.
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