Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai VII Batizado, with Mestre Marcelo and Contra Mestre Omi, will take place on April 18-19-20 at Wellness Expert at The Center (Portman), on Nanjing Xi lu n. 1376 , 6th floor, Room 666. 南京西路1376号, 上海商城6楼, 近西康路

Friday 18th:

  • 20:00-21:45 capoeira workshop

Saturday 19th:

  • 11:00-14:00 workshops
  • 14:00-16:00 lunch break
  • 16:00-18:00 batizado roda and open roda
  • 20:00: Dinner somewhere

Sunday 20th:

  • 11:00-13:30: capoeira workshops
  • 13:30-15:00 lunch break
  • 15:00-17:00: workshops and roda
  • 17:00-18:00: final bate papo
  • 18:30: Dinner somewhere


  • RMB1500 for the full week of workshops with CM Omi (Wed.16th to Tue22nd)+batizado weekend;
  • RMB800 for the batizado weekend 19th-20th of April
  • RMB800 only for CM Omi workshops from April 16th to April 22nd
  • RMB200 for single workshop/roda

Registration: send an email to



Workshop with Professor Horrivel from CDO Milan!

Workshop with Professor Horrivel from CDO Milan!

Bom dia galera!

Professor Horrivel (Cordão de Ouro – Milan) will be in Shanghai teaching classes everyday from Saturday November 2nd to Saturday November 9th included.

He’s an impressive capoeirista and a great teacher with great methodology. The classes from Monday to Friday will still be divided in beginner and intermediate levels. Saturday and Sunday classes will be for all levels.

We will keep our regular schedule with an extra class on Sunday 3rd from 16:00 to 17:00.

The price is the following:
– Rmb500: package for all the classes you are entitled to attend;
– Rmb250 for one class


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.

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

Our sponsors

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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

CM Primo workshop in Shanghai! Nov.10th-Nov.16th

CM Primo (CDO) in Shanghai / Capoeira Mandinga

Contra Mestre Primo from “Cordao de Ouro – Bologna” will be in Shanghai teaching workshops in our gym from Saturday 10th to Friday 16th of November.

Schedule will be the following:

  • Saturday 10th: 16:00-18:30
  • Sunday 11th: 17:00-19:00
  • Monday 12th: 20:00-21:40
  • Tuesday 13th: 20:00-21:40
  • Wednesday 14th: 20:00-21:40
  • Thursday 15th: 20:00-21:40
  • Friday 16th: 20:00-21:40

The price for the whole week will be RMB450.
Single class will be RMB200.
Monthly fee including the workshop week will be RMB700.

It will be an amazing week of high quality capoeira: you can’t miss it!

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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