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Family Capoeira

2811 Travis St.
(713) 526-7577
  • Presented By: Midtown
  • Dates: 11/16/2019, 12/21/2019
  • Location: Midtown Park
  • Address: 2811 Travis St.
  • Phone: (713) 526-7577
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Price: Free
  • Admission: Free
  • Area of Town: Midtown
  • Free Admission: Yes
  • overview

    Bring your family and enjoy capoeira together! The unique Afro-Brazilian martial art develops discipline, coordination, strength, and rhythm, while the group setting emphasizes social skills, communication and respect for others. Students learn the physical art, as well as how to play music (an essential component) on a variety of instruments used in the roda, or circle, between two players; and to sing and speak in Portuguese. The class is free and open to family of all sizes and skill levels! Instruction is provided by the Brazilian Arts Foundation.Midtown Houston is served by three separate organizations that work seamlessly together to ensure the community is safe, beautiful, and vibrant neighborhood: Midtown Management District, Midtown Redevelopment Authority, and Midtown Park Conservancy. Midtown Houston holds the Texas Commission on the Arts esteemed Cultural Arts and Entertainment District designation.

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