NEWS



2013 ASCAB Batizado!


October 12, 2013
More details to come soon.


Capoeira Kids' Classes: Spring 2013 Session 1


March 9, 2013 - May 11 2013 (9 classes)

NO CLASS ON 4/13
Saturdays: 1:00pm to 2:00pm 4-6 years old
Saturdays: 2:00pm to 3:00pm 7 & up


Kids' classes are a fun way to learn dance, music, gymnastics, martial arts and the Portuguese language. This unique combination of activities makes Capoeira incomparable to other martial arts and after-school programs. Capoeira promotes both strong physical and emotional development while allowing children to learn respect, courtesy and social skills.

The cost is $125, siblings receive a 10% discount.

KIDS BATIZADO IS ON MAY 18, DETAILS COMING SOON
Questions, please call Delphine at 215-601-9117





2012 ASCAB Batizado!


November 29th - December 2
Batizado kids & adults.
4 days of dance, capoeira and music workshops, all-levels and children welcome Batizado will be on Saturday afternoon.
More details to come soon.


Capoeira Kids' Classes: Winter 2011 Session


November 5 - December 10 (6 classes)
Saturdays: 1:00pm to 2:00pm 4-6 years old
Saturdays: 2:00pm to 3:00pm 6 & up


Kids' classes are a fun way to learn dance, music, gymnastics, martial arts and the Portuguese language. This unique combination of activities makes Capoeira incomparable to other martial arts and after-school programs. Capoeira promotes both strong physical and emotional development while allowing children to learn respect, courtesy and social skills.

The cost is $85, siblings receive a 10% discount.
Questions, please call Delphine at 215-601-9117





2011 ASCAB Batizado!
Main ceremony starts at 3:00pm on Saturday, October 22
Wednesday
10/19
 
Thursday 
10/20
Friday
10/21
Saturday
10/22
Workshop 1
Capoeira

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Workshop 1
Dance

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Kids Workshop and Roda
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Adult Music - Berimbau
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Workshop 1
Capoeira

9:00am - 10:00am
Workshop 2
Capoeira

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Workshop 2
Capoeira

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Workshop 2
Dance

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Workshop 2
Music-Percussion

10:00am - 11:00am
Opening Roda
8:00pm - 9:30pm
Workshop 3
Dance

11:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop 4
Capoeira-Floreiros

12:00pm - 1:00pm
BREAK
1:00pm - 3:00pm
BATIZADO
Starts @ 3:00pm

    Event Prices*

  • Batizado: $20
    Free admission for kids under 12
  • Batizado Shirt: $20
  • Single workshop: $15
  • Friday Roda: $20
  • Friday Only: $45
  • Saturday Only: $55
  • Saturday + Batizado: $75
  • Weekend Only: $95
    Friday + Saturday + Batizado
  • Full Week: $120
    All Workshops + Roda + Batizado
* DISCOUNT RATE FOR ASCAB STUDENTS GETTING A BELT



Capoeira Kids' Classes: Fall 2011 Session


September 10 - October 29 (7 classes)
No Class on October 22 - Graduation Day! You must register for this separately.
Saturdays: 1:00pm to 2:00pm 4-6 years old Saturdays: 2:00pm to 3:00pm 6 & up


Kids' classes are a fun way to learn dance, music, gymnastics, martial arts and the Portuguese language. This unique combination of activities makes Capoeira incomparable to other martial arts and after-school programs. Capoeira promotes both strong physical and emotional development while allowing children to learn respect, courtesy and social skills.

The cost is $85, siblings receive a 10% discount.
Questions, please call Delphine at 215-601-9117



2011 ASCAB Batizado!


October 19th - 22nd
More information coming soon! Mark the dates!

Capoeira Kids' Classes: Spring 2011 Session


March 5th - April 30th
No Class on April 23rd
Saturdays: 1:00pm to 2:00pm 4-6 years old Saturdays: 2:00pm to 3:00pm 6 & up


Kids' classes are a fun way to learn dance, music, gymnastics, martial arts and the Portuguese language. This unique combination of activities makes Capoeira incomparable to other martial arts and after-school programs. Capoeira promotes both strong physical and emotional development while allowing children to learn respect, courtesy and social skills.

The cost is $95, siblings receive a 10% discount.
Questions, please call Delphine at 215-601-9117



ASCAB ENCOUNTER & BATIZADO

USA - BRAZIL - JAPAN

December 3 - 5, 2010
Workshops and Rodas December 3-5
Batizado Saturday, December 4th

Schedule of Events

Friday
12/03
Saturday
12/04
Sunday
12/05
Workshop 1
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Workshop 1
10:00am - 11:00am
Roda
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Workshop 2
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Workshop 2
11:00am - 12:00pm
Roda
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Workshop 3
12:00pm - 1:00pm
BREAK
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Batizado Ceremony + Open Roda
3:30pm - until

Prices

Saturday Batizado only


Capoeiristas: $20
General audience: $15
Kids: Free

BATIZADO SHIRT: $20
SINGLE WORKSHOP: $15
RODAS: $15
FRIDAY ONLY: $35

SATURDAY ONLY

workshops: $35
All day + workshops: $50

WEEKEND

All workshops: $60
all workshops + Batizado: $75


Capoeira Kids' Classes: Fall Session


September 11th - October 23rd
1:00pm to 2:00pm on Saturdays

Kids Ages 5-12 (class will be divided into age appropriate groups).

Kids' classes are a fun way to learn dance, music, gymnastics, martial arts and the Portuguese language. This unique combination of activities makes Capoeira incomparable to other martial arts and after-school programs. Capoeira promotes both strong physical and emotional development while allowing children to learn respect, courtesy and social skills.

The cost is $85, siblings receive a 10% discount.
Questions, please call Delphine @ 215-601-9117



Batizado 2010!

Batizado will be on Sunday, June 27 at 10:00 AM

Workshops with guest masters: Wednesday through Saturday. Open roda on Friday.

Party at the Philadelphia Art Center on Saturday evening.

Batizado 2010 Schedule of Events

Wednesday
06/23
Thursday
06/24
Friday
06/25
Saturday
06/26
Sunday
06/27
Workshop 1
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Workshop 1
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Workshop 1
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Workshop 1
10:00am - 11:00am
BATIZADO
10:00am
Workshop 2
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Workshop 2
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Workshop 2
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Workshop 2
11:00am - 12:00am
POOL PARTY!
Roda
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Roda
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Opening Roda
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Workshop 3 / Samba
12:00pm - 1:00pm
BREAK
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Workshop 4/ Music
Bring instruments
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Workshop 6
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Workshop 6
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Roda
5:00pm - 6:00pm

PRICES


BATIZADO - $20
BATIZADO SHIRT - $20
SINGLE WORKSHOP - $15
GENERAL RODAS - $15
FRIDAY/OPENING RODA - $20
SINGLE DAY, WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY - $40
FRIDAY ONLY - $45
SATURDAY ONLY (workshops + roda) - $75
SATURDAY ONLY + BATIZADO - $90
WEEKEND ONLY (Friday + Saturday + Batizado) - $115
FULL WEEK (All workshops + rodas + batizado) - $145


ASCAB Encounter 2009! Celebraing Mestre Doutor: 30 Years in the USA

October 16th-18th, 2009


Download the Registraion Form Here: 30 Anos Registration Form (.doc)

Schedule of Events

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16

  • 5:30-7:00PM: WORKSHOP 1
  • 7:00-8:30PM: WORKSHOP 2
  • 8:30-9:30PM: RODA

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17

  • 10:00-11:30AM: WORKSHOP 1
  • 11:30-1:00PM: WORKSHOP 2
  • 2:00-3:30PM: WORKSHOP 3
  • 3:30-5:00PM: WORKSHOP 4
  • 5:00-6:00PM: RODA
  • 8:00PM: PARTY

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18

  • 11:00-12:30: WORKSHOP 1
  • 12:30-2:00: WORKSHOP 2

Price: $80, T-Shirt is included. Single Workshop: $15.

Please contact the Academy with any questions.



Fringe Festival 2009!

Afro-Brazilian Dances and Folktales


Live music, storytelling, and vibrant traditional Afro-Brazilian dances are just a taste of what the Philadelphia Capoeira Arts Center has to offer. Experience the dynamic power of Brazilian arts here in Philly. Audience participation encouraged!

Show Schedule:

Friday 9.11.09, 8:00 PM
Saturday 9.12.09, 8:00 PM

Tickets: $15.00



Capoeira Kids' Classes: Fall Session

Kids' classes are a fun way to learn dance, music, gymnastics, martial arts and the Portuguese language. This unique combination of activities makes Capoeira incomparable to other martial arts and after-school programs. Capoeira promotes both strong physical and emotional development while allowing children to learn respect, courtesy and social skills.

Class runs from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on Saturdays

September 19th - November 21st (no class on 10/17).


The Price is $90. Questions, please call Delphine @ 215-601-9117



ASCAB Batizado 2009!



04.23.09

Capoeira Kids' Classes: Summer Session

Kids' classes are a fun way to learn dance, music, gymnastics, martial arts and the Portuguese language. This unique combination of activities makes Capoeira incomparable to other martial arts and after-school programs. Capoeira promotes both strong physical and emotional development while allowing children to learn respect, courtesy and social skills.

Class runs from 12:30 - 1:30 pm on Saturdays. Each session is 6 weeks in length.

Session 1: April 25th - May 30th
Session 2: June 6th - July 18th (no classes on July 4th holiday weekend)



08.15.08

Fringe Festival Performance: Dances of the Orixas Maculele Capoeira

With Special Guest Performer Mariano Silva from Bahia, Salvador. Colorful costumes and live music are just a taste of what these vibrant, traditional Afro-Brazilian dances have to offer. Experience the dynamic power of Brazilian arts here in Philly!



07.10.08

ASCAB Batizado 2008!



05.20.08

New Photos in the Photos Section

The Women of ASCAB, The PCAC, and Contra-Mestre Mariano's Dance Workshop!

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