Jociney Barbosa – Instructor

MARTES / TUESDAYS 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Capoeira es una diciplina Afro brasileña que combina artes marciales, danza, acrobacias, canto y música.

(Inter-generacional: Niños, jóvenes y padres

Capoeira, Afro-Brazilian discipline that combines martial art, dance, acrobatics, song and music.

Capoeira class is an Afro-Brazilian discipline that combines martial art, dance, acrobatics, song and music.Inter-generational: Children, youth and parents

Annual Membership per family /Membresia anual por familia $50

Montly payment per students $20, one class per week

Pago mensual por estudiante $20, una clase semanal


Learn capoeira, an Afro-Brazillian art form which combines dance and martial arts. Capoeira includes acrobatics, hands on the ground, inverted kicks, physical expression, and strategy.

Cultural Background: Developed in the 16th century by enslaved Africans in Brazil, capoeira helps people to approach conflict, fear, and uncertainty with greater confidence, determination, and humor.

What to spect?: In this class tudents, like the earliest practitioners of Capoeira, learn to translate struggles into celebrations, to believe in their abilities, and to understand the richness of sharing with others.

This class is lead by Veronica Robles Cultural Center instructor Jociney Barbosa member of ABADA CAPOEIRA, “The Brazilian Association for the Support and Development of the Art of Capoeira,”.


Aprenda capoeira, una forma de arte afrobrasileña que combina danza y artes marciales. La capoeira incluye acrobacias, manos en el suelo, patadas invertidas, expresión física y estrategia.

Trasfondo cultural: En esta clase, los estudiantes, como los primeros practicantes de Capoeira, aprenden a transformar las luchas en celebraciones, a creer en sus habilidades y a comprender la riqueza de compartir con los demás y adquieren mayor confianza, determinación y desarrolan su sentido del humor.

Esta clase está a cargo de la instructor del Centro Cultural Verónica Robles, Jociney Barbosa, miembro de ABADA CAPOEIRA, “Asociación Brasileña de Apoyo y Desarrollo del Arte de la Capoeira”.