Capoeira and Culture as Catalyst
This awe-inspiring assembly program exposes students to high-level artists performing capoeira and the folkloric stick dance, Maculelê. Through demonstration, educational explanation and participation, audiences learn the history of these cultural art forms, experience its music, and see the physical skills and techniques involved in their mastery.
Audience Size: Up to 500
Curriculum Connection: Latino Heritage, South American Culture, Character Building, World Cultures