Raça em Movimento, South Texas, led by Professor Graveto under the supervision of Mestre Efraim Silva, is proud to invite everyone to their first Batizado!
Come and join us as we share in our love for Capoeira and showcase this Brazilian cultural treasure to this area of the world.
Featuring Rodas, Capoeira Workshop and of course the Batizado Ceremony where our new students will receive their first cord, we look forward to welcoming you to the heart of the Rio Grande Valley and into our academy.
Mestre Efraim Silva (Raça em Movimento, New Haven, CT)
Contra Mestre Molejo (Capoeira Resistencia, Dallas, TX)
Graduado Negro (Capoeira Evoluçao, Austin, TX)
For all guests:
$50 – All rodas, workshops (3), the Batizado and T-shirt.
$15 – Single Workshop
$10 – Batizado and Open Rodas
$10 – Event T-shirt
Saturday March 2nd, 2013:
Location of workshops:
University of Texas at Brownsville
2000 University Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
9:30 am – 10:30 am- Capoeira Workshop with Professor Graveto
10:45 am – 11:45 am- Capoeira Workshop with Contra-Mestre Molejo
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm -Lunch Break
1:30 pm -2:30 pm Capoeira Workshop with Mestre Efraim
2:45 pm – 3:30 pm – Open Roda
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm – Batizado Ceremony
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm – Farewell Street Roda
After the Farewell Roda, we're going to head to the SOMBRERO FEST – A Brownsville traditional street fair, with food, music and entertainment, and you can probably bet we'll play some capoeira there as well.
In addition: on FRIDAY March 1st, 2013, we will have a small presentation in McAllen, TX, at 7:00 pm until 8:00 pm (location to be determined). This will culminate in an open roda. All are welcome.
Keep checking out this page or our website (www.southtexascapoeira.com) for more updates and be sure to let us know your t-shirt size so we can print enough of the right sizes.
Profesor Graveto's contact info:
Facebook : Tyrone Phelipa
cell: (956) 371-1666