Mandinga Shanghai 8th Batizado – Alem do Mar 17/18/19 April 2015

For the 8th time, Our event “Além do Mar” is back!

  • Friday 17th: 19:30-21:30 in our gym at Portman
  • Saturday 18th: 10:30-12:30 and 14:30-18:00 in JiaoTong University East Campus, Chongqing Nan lu 227, Building 10, 1st Floor (near Jiangguo Lu)
  • Sunday 19th: 10:30-12:30 and 14:00-17:00 in JiaoTong University East Campus

Don’t forget to fill-in the form so we can prepare the best batizado ever (click here)

Download and Print the Schedule (pdf file)

Mestre Marcelo CaveirinhaContra-Mestre PrimoProfessora Janaina
Mandinga OaklandCDO BolognaCDO Munchen
Mestre MarceloPrimoJana
Check out our partner for the event: Coaqua 100% Pure Coconut Water

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Roda in Binjiang Skate Park, June 12

Binjiang Skate Park Shanghai, Map
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Since Zhongshan park is closed, on Wednesday 12th of June we will have our roda in the massive Binjiang Skate Park!

To get there, you have to take line 7 to the station 龙华中路 Longhua Middle road. (in some map it is still called “Chuanchang rd.” 船厂路. From there it is a 10-15 min. walking towards the river.

You have two meeting option:
1. We will gather at the metro station at 15:30, wait till 15:45 and then go to the park together.
2. At 4pm we will stop inside the park near a big Family Mart between the climbing wall and skate facilities.

From there we will decide where to go. If you miss both meeting points, it means you’re late!!
Hurry up and look for us somewhere in the park…
Remember that there will be the Brazilian television!!!
In case of rain, I’ll let you know the back up plan…


Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai 6th Batizado! [+中文]



We are glad to announce that on April 12th, 13th and 14th we will celebrate our 6th Batizado, with the presence of Mestre Calango, (Grupo Uniao Capoeira) and our Mestre, Mestre Marcelo Caveirinha. Three days of great capoeira!

Click here for the full schedule and fee
Map of the Batizado location (only on April 13th, Saturday)

On Saturday 13th, massive party at Latina restaurant with many performances (Danca de coco, Maculele, Puxada de rede, Capoeira, Samba and more!) and great food and caipirinha. Download flyer here!

Mestre Calango will arrive to Shanghai on April 4th teaching workshops every day until the batizado weekend. More details will be provided soon. Stay tuned.

For registration please send an email with your information to

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Mestre Calango’s videos


我们很荣幸的宣布上海巴西战舞第六届绶带仪式及表演活动将于4月12-14日在上海举行。届时巴西战舞大师Marcelo Caveirinha和巴西战舞大师Calango (Uniao Capoeira流派)也将一同出席。


巴西战舞大师 Calango作为此次活动的嘉宾,从4月4日到11号也将开设一个短期巴西战舞培训班。



Mestre Calango

Mestre Pinga Fogo and Contra Mestre Cipó are coming!

Axé camaras! Great news for Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai!

Mestre Pinga Fogo from “Capoeira Ginga Brasil – CDO Connecticut” will come to Shanghai teaching one week of workshop from September 24th to September 30th (Mon to Sun).

Mestre Pinga Fogo / Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai

And our friend Contra Mestre Cipó (Capoeira Mandinga Cuernavaca) will be in Shanghai from October 8th to October 15th, for another week of amazing workshops.

Contra Mestre Cipó / Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai

Workshops are for both beginner and intermediate students!

For more info, please contact Instrutor Guerreiro at and read guests’ biographies here.

Thank you!

Ido Portal’s Workshop in Shanghai, Nov 11-13 [+中文]

Ido Portal Workshop in Shanghai

Camaras! 【中文翻译见下文】

Ido Portal will come to Shanghai for a weekend workshop on November 11, 12 and 13! Most of you already know him; some of his videos are on YouKu.

It’s a great opportunity to learn from one of the best movement and balancing trainers in the world. These are not traditional capoeira workshops but something different, special, which will be extremely useful for all of us in order to improve both our equilibrium and floreios.

Everyone should try to attend to all the sessions of the workshop, both beginners and intermediate will benefit from it.

Workshops will focus on communication, floreios and strenght.
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Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai 4th Batizado 2011 – Program [+中文]

Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai 4th Batizado 2011

Batizado Registration Form :: Click here to sign-up! 【中文翻译

Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai’s 4th annual Batizado and Troca de Cordao will take place on 16th, 17th and 18th of September. Workshops, rodas, performances, party: it’s going to be a massive event!

Special guests:
— Mestre Marcelo Caveirinha, Founder of Capoeira Mandinga
— Mestre Cabello, Capoeira Angola center of Ouroverde Cultural farm
— Contra Mestre Cipó, Capoeira Mandinga Mexico Cuernavaca
— Contra Mestre Espeto, Capoeira Forca da Arte Osaka


Should you have any question, please send an email to


Friday 16th of September
  • 19:00-20:45 — Workshop at Wushu Center 595 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路595号
  • 20:45-22:00 — Batizado Roda for Light Green/Half Light Half Dark Gree/Dark Green belt
    After class, dinner at OLE Restaurant on Yan’An Xi lu 358 by Nanjing Xi Lu
Saturday 17th of September
  • 10:00-12:00 — Workshop at Wushu Center 595 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路595号
  • 12:00-13:30 — Lunch break
    Da Marco
  • 13:30-14:30 — Rehearsal for the show
  • 15:00-17:00 — Show! Batizado and Troca de Cordao: Sequencias, Capoeira, Maculele, Danca de Coco, Batucada
  • 20:00-00:00 — Party at Latina Restaurant
    Special price 180 RMB all you can eat
    Xujiahui, Grand Gateway Square, 1 Hongqiao Rd.
    Capoeira and Afro Dance Show at 10:00PM
Sunday 18th of September
  • 14:00-18:00 — Music and Capoeira Workshop at Wushu Center 595 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路595号
  • 18:00-19:00 — Roda! at Wushu Center 595 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路595号
  • 20:00-22:30 — Dinner at Di Shui Dong on Dong Ping Lu n.5 (by Hengshan Lu)

Contact: Diego Guerreiro 13761164307; e-mail: |


For Capoeira Mandinga students who will pay the month of September:

  • RMB900 early birds (payment before the 31st of August)
  • RMB1,000 after the 31st of August

For Capoeira Mandinga students who will not pay the month of September:

  • RMB1,000 early birds (payment before the 31st of August)
  • RMB1,100 after the 31st of August

Visiting capoeiristas from other groups:

  • RMB500 for all the workshops and rodas
  • RMB350 for one workshop and rodas
  • RMB100 for Sunday roda

Batizado Registration Form

Click here to sign-up!

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Ido Portal will come to Shanghai for a weekend workshop on March 26 and 27!! For a description of his workshops please click here.


The schedule for the workshops will be the following:
Saturday March 26

  • 11:00am-13:00: equilibrium workshop
  • 16:00 – 18:30: floreio workshop
  • 18:30-19:15: capoeira roda (for capoeira students)

Sunday March 27

  • 11:00am-13:00: equilibrium workshop
  • 16:00 – 18:30: floreio workshop


Shanghai Ballet, 3rd Floor. Hongqiao Lu n.1650, by Shuicheng Lu. 3 minutes walking from Shuicheng lu Station, Line 10. By Bus: n.925 or n.911

The price is the following:

  • 180rmb for one session;
  • 500rmb for 4 sessions

If you can attend the workshop please register online here!

Thank you!

For further information send an e-mail to or contact Diego at 13761164307

Chinese Version / 中文版

Brazilian Carnival at Bar Rouge this Saturday

Brazilian Carnival at Bar Rouge this Saturday

5th March 2011 from 12, Bar Rouge

On the the same day of the Brazilian Carnival…. We will celebrate it as well !!!

When it’s winter – cold and grey and our mood is getting low, there is one place where the sun shines, and the world’s most colorful get underway.

Samba dancers, Capoera  Capirinha and  the most popular Brazilian songs followed by the most famous house Brazilian remixes!

The place is Brazil and the party is Carnival.Who doesn’t dream of going there?? “Sambando in Ipanema” (Trying to dance the samba ;)) drinking caipirinha…well close your eyes and imagine being there…open them now and read:

March 5th Bar rouge will host the biggest Brazilian Carnival that Shanghai has ever seen:
Samba dancers, live performers, Bossanova and lots of happy music!
So prepare your costume and your smile and be ready to join the brazilian community…