Workshops with Instructor Ligeirinho!

Instructor Ligeirinho / Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai

Instrutor Ligeirinho is coming to Shanghai for 9 days from the 29th of July to the 6th of August.

The price for each class will be rmb 150.

We will follow our regular schedule. Important! Tuesday July 30th and Thursday August 1st will be Intermediate Class: only students with at least the Dark Green belt can attend the classes.

Great News for Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai!

Instrutor Pezao / Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai

Instrutor Pezão from Capoeira Mandinga Oakland will come to Shanghai and will teach classes during the first three weeks of April helping us to get ready for our 5th Batizado, which will take place in Nanjing on the 21st and 22nd of April with the presence of our Mestre, Mestre Marcelo Caveirinha. People interested in capoeira and capoeiristas from other groups are all welcome to participate! More details will be released soon.



June 12th – 19th with CM Carcará

contra mestre carcara

Contra Mestre Carcará will be in Shanghai giving classes from the 11th until the 20th of June (classes with him from the 12th until the 19th), it’s going to be a massive 8 days capoeira week!


Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai Interview with Bolacha and Biscoito

Instrutora BolachaInstructora Bolacha (23):

I have been practicing capoeira for over 10 years now, since I was 11-years-old. I remember picturing myself doing everything that these people were doing with their bodies during an assembly demonstration at my elementary school and signed up for the program right away. I began training capoeira as an after school activity and fell in love with the art. I was quiet and shy growing up; capoeira has given me self-confidence and helped me overcome so many obstacles.

Everyone has a different story and journey in life. I have come to realize that my place on earth is to help others not only to teach others, but to also learn from anyone and everyone. To have a positive outlook and to dream big is my personal philosophy in life and this is only the beginning of what capoeira has offered me so far. All it takes is imaging your self doing something and that first step can make a huge difference. I cannot imagine where I would be if I did not sign up for this after school program to take capoeira. I believe this is faith and my calling in life to continue benefiting and growing from this beautiful art.

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