East Bay Center welcomes United Capoeira Association

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Saturday, December 5, 2015
1:00-8:00 PM
Sunday, December 6, 2015
All Day!
East Bay Center for the Performing Arts

UCA-Richmond, Capoeira, RecĂ´ncavo Baiano at East Bay Center welcomes Capoeira teachers from around the country. On December 5th and December 6th East Bay Center's UCA-Richmond Capoeira RecĂ´ncavo Baiano (directed by Mestre Jordan) will host the Capoeira Arts Foundation and the United Capoeira Association, both directed by renowned Mestre Acordeon (Bira Almeida). The event will welcome teachers and Mestres from UCA schools around the country who have gathered to support the important work of Mestre Accordion in African Brazilian culture. There will special free workshops for all Center Capoeira Center students from 1:30 pm until 4pm. If you have not taken a capoeira class and would like to stop in between 1:30 and 4pm to inquire, please do! (Photo from Projecto KIRMURE, a program in Salvador Bahia, a project aimed at helping children and youth in Salvador through capoeira and cultural arts training, supported by both East Bay Center and the Capoeira Arts Foundation.)