Gingarte Capoeira Chicago

Mestre Marisa

Cultivating and transforming communities through Capoeira since 1991.

Zumbi Event 2014: November 21-22

Zumbi Dos Palmares is known for his leadership of the largest free African settlement, Quilombo, in Brazil during the 16th Century. He is also known for his physical prowess, cunningness in battle and respected military strategies during African resistance in Brazil. Today he represents freedom and social justice within Brazilian society.

Special guests:
Contra Mestre Lobinho
Contra Mestre Cabecão
Instrutora Tiririca
Maria Drell

Ida Noyes Hall, University of Chicago
1212 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

Friday, November 21
6-6:15pm Registration
6:20-7pm Dinner
7-7:20pm Comentario
7:30-8:30pm Movie
8:30-9:50pm Capoeira roda

Saturday, November 22
10-10:15am Registration
10:20-11:30am Capoeira workshop
11:40-12:40pm Dance workshop
12:40-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-2:30pm Music
2:30-3:30pm Dance workshop
3:30-4:50pm Capoeira roda

Full weekend: $60 adult, $45 youth
Friday only: $20 adult, $15 youth
Saturday only: $45 adult, $25 youth