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Get a dose of Brazilian martial arts and culture at the Brazil Bash V. There'll be food, culture, and lots of martial arts and dance in the form of Capoeira.
Read more stories on this subject in our Capoeria topic page.Wikipedia explains what it is:
Capoeira is a folk art that ritualizes movement from martial arts, games, and dance. It emerged in Brazil. ... Some proponents believe that Capoeira was first created and developed by slaves brought to Brazil.
If you've never heard of it before, get a feel for it in this video.
h/t Charleston City Paper.