“Iê Viva Capoeira!” 5th International Festival of Capoeira, April 2016

Iê Viva Capoeira!
The special time of the year is back! Dublin School of Capoeira is proud to invite you to the weekend full of Brazilian Culture and Capoeira in Ireland. You can be looking forward to experience Brazilian dances, capoeira, food and presentations.

This year we celebrate 5th Anniversary of Capoeira Cecab Ireland and 1st European Seminar of Capoeira Agua de Beber on April 15 – 17, 2016, with presence of Mestre Ratto arriving from Fortaleza in Brazil.

This Dublin capoeira weekend is dedicated 100% to deepening our knowledge in the art of capoeira, practical and theoretical, with classes, presentations and discussions on all aspects of capoeira.

The main presenters and instructors during the event are: Mestre Ratto and Formado Marcelo.

From the traditional dances you will dance: maculelê, frevo, puxada de rede.

Part of the event will be the change of the belts (troca de corda) and also we will officially welcome our new students into the capoeira world (Batizado).

This event is open to adults, children and families, all together. 

Program Adults

Children Program:
Program Children

Confirmed guests to date:

Mestre Ratto (Cecab, Fortaleza, Brazil)
Formado Marcelo (Cecab, Hungary)
Instructor Goiaba (Cecab, Portugal)
Instructor Tatu (Abada capoeira, Brazil)
Graduado Arere (Nacao Pernabucana, Kerry)

Graduado Przemek (Capoeira Gerais, Dublin)
Graduada Formiga (Capoeira Abada, Dublin)
Daniz Capoeira Angola (Escola Nacao zumbi, Dublin)
Estagiario Floriano (Cecab, Germany)
Estagiario Tortinho (Cecab, Portugal)
Estagiario Peixinho (Cecab, Austria)
Estagiario Joao Miudo (Cecab, Portugal)


Adults Students: €80 full weekend, 1 day €60
Students coming from abroad, Children, Graduados/Instructors: €50
Public: €10/class (or full event as above), free to watch the show

Simple accommodation will be provided, please, bring your sleeping bag. Food information will be confirmed at later stage.


Friday – Raw Condition Gym, South Richmond Street, Portobello, Dublin 2
Saturday & Sunday – Gloucester Street Sports Centre, Gloucester Street South, Dublin 2
We would like to thank to all our supporters, namely CCT College of Computing Technology, Real Transfer and Brazilian Embassy in Dublin.

For queries, please, contact us via the facebook page, cecab.ireland@gmail.com or at phone no. 01 513 6837.

Event Poster

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