Mestre Sérgio Xocolate & Suzanne Roberts Smith – NEW!Kate Pharoah2021-09-13T13:40:29-04:00
Capoeira with Mestre Sérgio Xocolate & Suzanne Roberts Smith
Photo by Dahlia Katz
From Pernambuco to Toronto: a musical voyage
Join Mestre Sérgio Xocolate for authentic Capoeira workshops which include rich traditional movements, music, songs, dance, drumming and important stories of cultural expression and preservation from the North East of Brasil. An additional original Body Percussion sequence will also be explored and students will have the chance to celebrate their learnings through spotlighting individual or group solos as desired. Suzanne Roberts Smith provides facilitation in English and/or French as well as movement & percussion accompaniment.
Audience Size: 500 Maximum number of links: 150 Grades: K-12 Language: English, Bilingual, French Availability: Limited Year-Round
About Mestre Sérgio Xocolate & Suzanne Roberts Smith
Performance duo, and married couple, Mestre Sérgio Xocolate & Suzanne Roberts Smith were brought together by the power of percussion from Pernambuco Brazil. Mestre Sérgio is a Master of Capoeira, award winning Singer/Songwriter/Musician, Recording Artist & Cultural Ambassador of Indigenous & Afro Brazilian traditional music and performing arts from the North East of Brazil. Suzanne is a critically acclaimed actor, director, physical theatre performer, artist educator, and percussionista. Together they speak five languages.