Rhythmic Uprising

August is an auspicious month for the South African Capoeira Foundation. Keeping with the honouring of ‘Womens Month’ & to celebrate O Dia do Capoeirista (Capoeirista Day), the Foundation will be hosting the 1st African screening of “Rhythmic Uprising” otherwise known as Insurreição Rítmica” Rhythmic Uprising is a documentary that shows how vibrant Afro-Brazilian performing…

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67 Capoeira Minutes

In celebration of Madiba’s (Nelson Mandela) birthday Capoeira students in conjunction with the Johannesburg Mini Council , entertained 150 senior citizens from the “African Feeding Scheme” for the day. The youngsters were shown some capoeira movements while the senior citizens were taught traditional capoeira music. A little about the 67 minute initiative Mr Mandela has…

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