The Capoeira Angola Centre of Mestre João Grande, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, is led by Denis Chiaramonte, who has been practicing Capoeira for over 30 years. Capoeira Angola is an Afro- Brazilian Art Form that encompasses folkloric traditions, oral history, dance and song into a martial art. The art is unique and uplifting cultural experience that brings together beauty and power, balance and physical conditioning, as well as dance, music, language ,art and self-defense. The Center offers weekly adult and kids class that are open to all levels. The Center’s inclusive environment that brings students of all ages genders, and ethnicities together to grow and build a strong community.
We are located in Downtown Urbana at 201 Lincoln Sq, Urbana, IL 61801 Space 157 ( North Entrance). Visit our website at www.angolacenterillinois.com