S'inscrire maintenant!

Mot de passe oublié ?

Capoeira Images & Vidéos

Share capoeira Vidéos


Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian dance/martial arts form that is at once a dance, a fight, and a game. Capoeiristas form a “roda” (circle) and alternate playing instruments, singing, and sparring in pairs in the center of the circle. The game is marked by fluid acrobatic play, feints, and extensive use of groundwork, as well as sweeps, kicks, and head butts. There are multiple theories behind the origin of the dance. In the sixteenth century, Portuguese explorers brought southeast Africans to Brazil to work as slaves on sugar cane plantations. In Brazil, the slaves performed Capoeira, a smooth, circling dance of choreographed fighting movements. Some believe the form began in Brazil as a medium for Africans to express their anger and frustration towards the oppression of slavery, while others argue that Capoeira originated in southern Angola, prior to the transportation of African slaves to Brazil. It is likely that both arguments for the origin of Capoeira carry elements of t...

also known as

Capoeira Angola, Regional Capoeira, Capoeira Contemporânea

Capoeira Angola, Regional Capoeira, Capoeira Contemporânea

Rock Yo Hips

The Rock Yo Hips dance is featured in the Crime Mob's music video for the song of the same name. ...

2 Step

The “2 Step” dance and accompanying music was developed by DJ Unk, an Atlanta, Georgia based...


The Tango is one of the most fascinating of all the dances, with a rich and unique history. The ...

Votre recherche - capoeira - ne correspond à aucun document.


Suivez vos images et vidéos grâce à Photobucket!
© 2004-2009 TinyPic®, une société de partage de vidéos et de photos Photobucket.2018FOOTER_INFO2