How many people know what Capoeira is? How about Samba, Coco de Roda, Afro, Samba Reggae & Maculele? Yes? No? Well don't worry, you can learn all of this and more at Brazilian Day Arizona Festival! We are happy to welcome back an amazing academy of extinguished individuals who are known as Axé Capoeira Arizona!
Spearheaded by “Professor Camará”, Axe Capoeira / Axe Folclorico practice, teach, and perform the ancient elements & traditions of Brazilian martial arts, music, dance and songs of Brazil's historical past! If you have ever wondered where or how Brazilian dance came about or how diverse the (dance) styles range from region to region; or how "Capoeira" became an Afro-Brazilian martial art developed in the 1500s by African and Indigenous slaves in Brazil as a form of self-defense from their oppressors?
Well wonder no longer! You are in for a hands on workshop, performance and history lesson from some of the Best performers from across Brazil and the USA! Brazilian Day is not only music and dance, but an educational insight to one of the worlds most magnificent countries!
If you haven't got your tickets! Its highly recommended that you do! Join Axe and over 40 other performers, dancers, musicians, singers, djs, dancers and performers at Brazilian Day!
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