Grupo Axé Capoeira

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Grupo Axé Capoeira
Date founded 1982
Country of origin Brazil Brazil
Founder Mestre Barrão
Current head Mestre Barrão
Arts taught CapoeiraAcrobaticsKicking
Ancestor arts CapoeiraCapoeira Contemporânea
Descendant arts none
Descendant schools none
Official website Axé Capoeira

Grupo Axé Capoeira is an international Capoeira organization with headquarters in Vancouver. Founded in 1982 by Mestre Barrão in Recife, Brazil, it subsequently established academies throughout Canada, United States, Europe, Asia and South America. The school teaches Contemporary Capoeira (Capoeira Contemporânea). It has released multiple albums and DVDs, as well as performance videos. [1]


  1. ^ Grupo Axé Capoeira (21 January 2009). Retrieved on 7 June 2011.

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