Save the date for Brazil Week in London! Join us from 11-16 June 2024 at BRAZIL WEEK, as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Centro Cultural Senzala de Capoeira – London. Get ready for a week of vibrant Brazilian culture, capoeira, music, dance, and more. Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich traditions of Brazil right here in London!
Save the date for Brazil Week in London
Brazil Week is more than an event; it’s a community coming together to celebrate the vibrant and diverse culture of Brazil. Whether you’re a capoeira enthusiast, a lover of Afro-Brazilian music or eager to explore new dance moves, Brazil Week has something for you. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a truly unique cultural experience.
Events will take place in central London throughout the week from Tuesday 11 – Sunday 16 June 2024. Register your interest to receive event updates.
What is capoeira?
Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art incorporating dance, music, self defence and acrobatic techniques, using spectacular kicks and movement in a unique combination. With a fun and welcoming atmosphere and community, all levels are welcome for a good workout and to learn more about this rich cultural tradition.
About Centro Cultural Senzala de Capoeira – London
Julio Cesar Alves de Oliveira – “Mestre Sanhaço” – is a red belt student of the great Mestre Peixinho from Grupo Senzala, which was founded in the 1960s. After teaching for several years in Brazil and Germany, Mestre Sanhaço moved to the UK in 2004 and teaches in London. Mestre Sanhaço regularly returns to Brazil to maintain continuity in his work and to make links between his students in the UK and those in Brazil. Find out more.
Can’t wait until June? Try out one of our capoeira classes in central London.