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Saturday May 20th, 2017, Dance Parade NYC starting at 12:45pm with Mestre Joo Grande leading us all as the Grand Marshal for the first time ever. Let's all display this passion we all share to thousands of attendants from all over the world in NYC.

It is free to participate if you register under the space listed for Capoeira Angola Center of Mestre Joo Grande.
All styles and capoeiristas welcome.

Ribbon Cutting at 12:45pm on 21st street and Broadway by the Grand Marshals, Mestre Joo Grande. Capoeira will take part in the beautifully Peace themed dance parade on parading down into 8th street, down to Astor Place and making a grand finaly into the festival area and main stage at Tompkin Square Park. We shall all have a huge performance and Roda.

Are you ready? Join us! Register for Free as an individual.
All levels, all ages, men, women, and children, are welcome. Wear white comfortable Tops with short sleeves, comfortable sneakers, shoes, and white pants. The parade will open with a moment of silence for Peace.

Simply register here: 1) Goto: http://danceparade.org/join-a-group/
fill in your email, name and create a password.

2) On the Drop down option:
Please select the Dance Group that you wish to dance with in the Parade:
(select our option and its free to join as an individual)
Capoeira Angola Center of Mestre Joo Grande

3) Click Register

4) YOU ARE NOW PART OF THE LARGEST CAPOEIRA GATHERING EVER ARRANGED IN NYC,
LETS ENJOY AND SHOW THE WORLD THIS BEAUTIFUL CULTURAL DIVERSE UNION!









Saturday, May 27 at 2 PM - 4 PM $20
Afro-Brazilian Dance Workshop with Ana Lucia Silva Join Us!
Batuque Cafeza Orixs Lundu Live Percussion






NEW YEAR EVE Saturday December 31st, 2016
RODA with Mestre Joo Grande 6:30 pm-8:30pm

NEW YEARS DAY SUNDAY, JANUARY 1, 2017
10:00 am-12:00pm RODINHA w. Mestre Joao Grande
1pm-2:30pm SAMBA DE RODA & AFRO-BRAZILIAN CLASS w. Janete Silva
2pm-7:00pm RODA w. Mestre Joo Grande

Please Note: White uniforms or t-shirts and comfortable pants to play in the RODA.

SAVE THE DATE! January 15th, 2017, Mestre Joao Grande's Birthday Roda!

Share the positive energy, & enjoy a great Capoeira culturally infused start to your year with Mestre Joo Grande! There is a $20 cover charge to play, it will go towards preserving the academia. It is free to watch. We encourage and welcome any donations possible. IT'S OUR RODA, TOGETHER UNITED, LET'S MAKE THIS NEW YEARS FLOURISH! Please feel free to bring fruits, water, juices, flowers or snacks to be shared.





Please Join Us
for a special showcase class with the well-known Choreographer/Dancer
Janete Silva
Samba de Roda and Afro-Brazilian Dance
DATE: Sunday, October 30, 2016
PRICE: $15
TIME: 1:00-2:30PM





Please Join Us
for a special Wednesday workshop with the esteemed
Mestre Moraes Trindade
of the Grupo de Capoeira Angola Pelourinho
DATE: Wednesday, June 1, 2016
PRICE: $30
TIME: 6:30-9:30PM
2916 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10039 • 212 989 7569




























If you have questions please email info@joagrande.org
Call (212) 989-6975 or (646) 578-5099


 

 
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