with Joe hoffman
Movements and music of traditional Capoeira Angola
Treinel Joe has been studying the art with the Mestres since 2000. He has been organizing and holding space for capoeira since he moved to the Big Island in 2005. With regular visits to Brazil and visiting mestres to the island, he has maintained his practice and connection to this ancient art form, which, is handed down from master to student. Long time practioner, Criss Poteat will be present as well. She moved here in 2012 and has maintained her practice and connection, and now teaches at the Pahoa community center in Pahoa.