Join us in London for our capoeira batizado event – an annual grading ceremony celebrating Afro-Brazilian culture, with capoeira, dance and music workshops, and parties!

Our special guests are:

  • Mestre Marinaldo (Warsaw – Capoeira Esporão)
  • Mestre Xuxa (Strasbourg – Grupo Senzala)
  • Mestrando Chú (Athens – Núcleo Capoeira)
  • Mestre Pedro (Cambridge – Grupo Senzala)
  • Mestre Baiano (Aberdeen – Capoeira Celeiro de Bamba)
  • Mestre Kiura (Stockholm – Grupo Senzala)

Save the dates in your diary: Friday 1 – Sunday 3 December, and register below to secure your ticket.

Event venue: Gospel Oak Primary School, Mansfield Rd, London, NW3 2JB.

Transport: Please note that Kentish Town tube station will not be open. Here are some options:
– Thameslink trains will be running to Kentish Town (15 min walk away)
– Belsize Park is the closest tube station (15 min walk away)
– Bus from Camden Town (24, 88, 214)
– Overground to Gospel Oak (with some restrictions, please check).
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Registration has now closed. If you’d like to take part and you haven’t registered yet, please come along and let us know at the registration desk.