Gingarte Capoeira Chicago

Mestre Marisa

Cultivating and transforming communities through Capoeira since 1991.

Mulheres da Capoeira 2017

March 17-19

In conjunction with woman's history month, Mestre Marisa and her students invite you to to join us for our annual Mulheres da Capoeira event!!

women's event 2017

All are invited to this event. Women, men and children of all levels can participate in the workshops and rodas. Guest female teachers will lead all classes and rodas.


Instrutora Morena, Brazil Academy USA, Kansas

Dr. Julie Koidin, Univ. of Illinois at Chicago



Friday, Mar. 17
Ida Noyes Hall (3rd flr), 1212 East 50th Street, Chicago, IL 60637

6:30pm Registration
7:00-8:15pm Capoeira workshop
8:15-9:15pm Roda
10:30-1:00am Food + Dancing (Swing Brasileiro) @ Xippo Lounge (3759 N. Damen Ave. Chicago IL 60618)

Saturday, Mar. 18
Ida Noyes Hall (3rd flr), 1212 East 50th Street, Chicago, IL 60637

9am Registration/Breakfast
9:30 – 10:30am Capoeira workshop
10:45 – 11:45pm Music workshop
12 – 1:00pm Capoeira workshop, Free intro workshop for beginners
1:00 – 2:00pm Roda
2:00 – 3:00pm Lunch
3:00 – 4:00pm Bate papo
4:00 – 5:00pm Dance workshop
5 – 7:30pm Capoeira workshop
8:00pm Dinner (location details to be provided at event)

Sunday, Mar. 19
@ Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 North Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60610

11am-1:30pm Aquecimento and Closing Roda



Full Event: Adults $75, Youth $40
Friday: Adults $25, Youth $15
Saturday only: Adults $50, Youth $25
Sunday: Adults $25, Youth $15

*Kids are 17 years of age and younger.



At the door.
All forms of payment accepted.



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