October 23, 2017
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Capoeira comes to the 2014 American Folk Fest

By Ashley Conti, BDN Staff

Members of Capoeira Luanda of New York City perform during the 2014 American Folk Fest Saturday. Historically, Capoeira was practiced by African slaves in Brazil as a means of self-defense that could be disguised as dance to allow for practice in the open.

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