The Afro Brazilian Cultural Center of New Jersey

Brazil comes to Bloomfield with classes in Capoeira, Samba, Maculele, Drumming, Salsa, Zumba & Yoga

 

 

Afro Brazilian Cultural Center of New Jersey

PERFORMANCE & WORKSHOP FEE STRUCTURE

 

 

 PERFORMANCES

 

 

  • Base fee is $1200 for 30-45 minute Capoeira Performance Energies explode in the representation of these rituals where the skill of the dancers and exuberance of costumes fill the minds eye and delights the audience.
  • Base fee includes Maculêlê and One Interactive session
  • Maculêlê is a dance with sticks, sometimes performed with machetes or even fire.  Maculêlê originated in the sugar-cane plantation where the slaves, who used to practice the dance to relieve their anger against slavery. The slaves used sticks and machetes to rebel against the slave masters punishment, and practiced Maculêlê in preparation for the rebellion.
  • Including Samba add $300
  • Samba is a traditional Afro-Brazilian dance that has been associated with Capoeira for many years.  Samba is a secular dance found throughout Brazil today, the Samba is a playful, sensual and flirtatious dance.  Samba, known as Brazil’s ‘national rhythm,’ its prime symbol of cultural nationalism. 
  • Including History of Capoeira & Man add $300
  • See how man at his earliest learned to use what was native to his environment to survive.  That survivial instinct carried through time to Brazil gave birth to Capoeira
  •  Including Folkloric Show add $600
  • Maintaining the philosophy of encouraging and preserving the arts in their various manifestations, we present a folkloric show that remains true to the roots and traditions of the Afro Brazilian culture.  Including all of the acts above and a look at the development of Capoeira in Brazil from the streets and marketplaces to the Academies.  The Folkloric show tells the complete tale of the life of Capoeira from its earliest roots to its place in today’s societies. 
  • Additional Interactive session $100
  • Additional performance $600

 

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WORKSHOPS

 

  • Base fee is $400 for one instructor for one hour
  • Additional workshop hour is $150
  • Additional instructors are $150 each (Required for groups larger than 20)

 

 

RESIDENCIES

 

  • Base fee is $1200 for one instructor for six 60-minute classes.
  • Additional workshop hour is $150
  • Additional instructors are $150 each (Required for classes larger than 20)

 

 

CAPOTHERAPY

 

  • Base fee is $1200 for one instructor for six 60-minute classes.
  • Additional workshop hour is $150
  • Additional instructors are $150 each (Required for classes larger than 20)

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