London School of Capoeira – Celebrate 30 anos
We are kick-starting our celebrations this month, on the 30th August at the Brazilian Embassy in central London.
Followed by master classes, workshops, grading ceremony and a gathering of international Capoeira masters and instructors – all taking place from 24th – 27th October 2018 at the LSC base in Finsbury Park.
Watch this space for further details.
A chance to learn more about the history of Capoeira researched by the LSC instructors and senior students.
5.30pm: 1st Lecture
6.30pm: 2nd Lecture
7.30pm: 3rd Lecture
8.30: a Glass of wine, snacks and chat among all
£5: support fee
Saturday 5th August
Master Valdir Workshop: 4-6pm. All levels welcome.
Launch of Mestre Sombra and Mestre Liminha CD: 6pm – 7pm
Feijoada with Esmeralda: 7pm – 8.30pm
An event for the whole family!
A Capoeira Batizado: it is a celebration in which capoeiristas are graded by experienced Masters and during which live Capoeira music, the “Roda” (the circle of Capoeira), and the jogo de Capoeira (the game), all contribute to a vivid and exhilarating cultural event.
Venue: IAMS Theatre, Turle Rd, London N4 3LS. For details: 020 7281 2020
Ticket collection: your ticket will be available for collection 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the event at the box office. The ticket will be reserved under your name, which you have used to purchase the ticket.
Here it is the link to a welcome video with a message from some of us, members of our LSC Italia School.
As well as this, the festival will be a chance for the Capoeiristas from the LSC in London and those from LSC Italia to meet, mingle and, of course, spend some quality Capoeira time together.
The full price of the weekend is €500 (around £420)*. This includes:
– Accommodation (Click here to see where you will be staying).
– Capoeira workshops
– Transfers to and from the airport and for different excursions/trips to venues and restaurants when needed (please see the T&C’s section for more information about which airport transfers are covered)*Please note flights are not included.
Event Schedule: there may be small changes to the timetable
Thursday 25th May
Arrive at Pisa airport
Transfer to Castiglione della Pescaia and check in at Riva del Sole Resort & Spa
Friday 26th May
Day trip to Cala Violina beach
7.00-9.00 pm Workshop with Master Marcos (adults)
Dinner @Riva del Sole
Saturday 27th May
Morning visit to the medieval town of Massa Marittima
Lunch @ Marina di Scarlino Port
2.30-4.30 pm Workshop with Master Silvia (adults)
Break (4.30-5.00 pm)
5.00-6.00 pm Workshop with Master Silvia & Master Marcos (young people + adults)
6.00-7.00 pm Roda (young people+adults)
Dinner @il Faro, Castiglione della Pescaia
Morning visit to the town of Castiglione della Pescaia and beach activities or free Time to enjoy the Resort’s beach and facilities
3.00-4.30 pm Workshop with Master Silvia/Master Marcos (young people+adults)
4.30-5.00 pm Break and set up for Roda
5.00-6.00 pm Roda and Batizado (Grading)
Dinner & Party @Il Faro, Castiglione della Pescaia
Transfer to Pisa airport and fly back to the UK
Payment: All payments can be made on the LSC Italia website via PayPal or major credit/debit cards. Please follow the instructions on the event page. As the date of the event is fast approaching and we only have a few places left at the hotel, which has been have reserved for the event. We would need to receive confirmation of your participation as soon as possible, by making the payment for the trip by April 15th at the latest
For more information about fees and the programme for the weekend take a look at the LSC Italia website page here
The festival is open to all LSC Capoeiristas (both adults and kids), their families and friends.
Any doubts or questions, please do not hesitate to contact Monitora Caterina directly on:
firstname.lastname@example.org /+44 7800567105
LSC Italia is looking forward to welcoming you in Tuscany!
A trip to remember: 11th – 21st December 2016
LSCapoeira at the British Museum
April and May 2016
Children and adults trying out Capoeira during a sleepover at the museum.
I’d like to say a big thank you from myself and the Membership team for your four Capoeira sessions and superb demonstration at the sleepover this weekend. The sessions went really well and the Young Friends enjoyed themselves immensely.
Jennifer Gould, M.E. Assistant, British Museum
The London School of Capoeira students will be graded during the event – from Green belts to Monitors, from children to adults, from Brasil to London, all together at IAMS THEATRE, Turle Road, London N4 3LS
A Capoeira Batizado and Troca de cordões (Grading ceremony)
A Capoeira Batizado” is a celebration in which capoeiristas are graded by experienced Masters and during which live Capoeira music, singing, the “Roda” (the circle of Capoeira), and the jogo de Capoeira (the game), all contribute to a vivid and exhilarating cultural event.