COMMUNITY CLASSES, COURSES & EVENTS

in Brazilian Music & Dance for all ages

in Newcastle-under-Lyme & Stoke-on-Trent

ART BRASIL provides a range of community class for all ages in Brazilian percussion, song & dance. 

You can find information about all of our classes and venues below. 

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WEEKLY TIMETABLE

 

BRAZILIAN DANCE FITNESS

Mondays 7:00-8:00pm from 7 Jan 2019
with Mika De Oliveira

This class is a high energy workout designed to make you sweat with a smile on your face! Suitable for adults of all levels from complete beginners, we learn set choreographies covering a wide variety of styles . Join at any time, just register for a drop in (first time only) or buy a block discount. 

VENUE King St Studios
COST £5 drop in (£10 for Dance & Yoga)
BLOCK DISCOUNT £30 for 8 week block for January & February 2019

BEGINNERS FRIENDLY YOGA 

Mondays 8:00-9:00pm from 7 Jan 2019
with Kirsty Nicol

Looking for a way to unwind? Take some time just for you and join us for a class where you can build strength, improve your flexibility, stretch and relax. Suitable for adults of all levels of experience, from complete beginners to yoga regulars. Join at any time, just register for a drop in (first time) or buy a block discount.


VENUE King St Studios
COST £7 drop in (£10 for Dance & Yoga)
BLOCK DISCOUNT £40 for 8 week block for January & February 2019

 

GENTLE BRAZILIAN DANCE 

Mondays 6:00-7:00pm from 7 Jan 2019

with Mika De Oliveira
 

Join us for an exercise a class where you can take things at your own pace in our low impact dance class for the over 50s. Learn set routines for each song so over the weeks you'll remember the steps more and more. Join at any time, just register for a drop in then bring money to class, or buy a block discount. 

VENUE King St Studios
COST £4 drop in
BLOCK DISCOUNTS £24 for 8 week block for January & February 2019

 
 

CARNIVAL DRUMMERS
Tuesdays 6:30-9:00pm from 8 Jan 2019

with Mika De Oliveira

Our Carnival Drummers play a variety of styles from arrangements of traditional Afro-Brazilian rhythms to modern carnival and funky beats. We meet weekly to work on our repertoire and perform around Staffordshire and beyond. We're a closed performance based group, so if you're a table tapper with drumming/musical experience and fancy giving it a try, get it touch!

VENUE King St Studios

COST £5 per session

MONTHLY DISCOUNT £15 month

HAND DRUMMING & SONG
Thursdays 7.00-9:00pm from 10 Jan 2019

4 week course with Mika De Oliveira


Join ART BRASIL director Mika for a 4 week course in hand drumming focusing on traditional Afro-Brazilian rhythms & song. Most suited for adults with drumming experience, not suitable for complete beginners. The course will be differentiated to cater for different levels of experience ensuring that all participants are challenged. All drums provided. Places are strictly limited to ensure a small focused group.
 

VENUE King St Studios

COST £30 for 4 week course
DATES 10, 17, 24 & 31 Jan

 

STAFFS UNI CAPOEIRA 

Tuesdays 5:30-7:00pm from 15 Jan 2019

with Mestre Piolho, Cordão de Ouro Stoke


We pleased to launch a brand new Capoeira class for Staffordshire University with renowned teacher Mestre Piolho from Cordão de Ouro. Capoeira is a great way to develop fitness, strength, flexibility, balance and co-ordination. No matter what your fitness level and experience, if you're looking for a new way to get fit, this is for you! Before your first class, you can register online in advance or in person on the day, and pay in cash at the class.

VENUE Staffordshire University 
COST Students 
£4 / Staff £6 / Non-uni participants £8

BLOCK DISCOUNT 10 classes: Students £30 / Staff £40 / Non-uni participants £60

 
Family

FAMILY CAPOEIRA 

Thursday 5:30-6:30pm from 17 Jan 2019

with Mestre Piolho, Cordão de Ouro Stoke


We're pleased to announce brand new capoeira classes subsidised by the Staffordshire Police and Crime Commissioner's People's Power Fund. Capoeira is a unique art form with elements of dance, martial art and acrobatics done to music. Our family class is aimed at kids aged 7-12 and their grown ups and is a great way to exercise together in a fun and friendly atmosphere where everyone can enjoy cartwheeling and rolling around. Register online in advance, or in person at class and pay in cash at the class.

 

VENUE Staffordshire University 

FOR  Children aged 7-12 and their grown ups

COST £3 for family of 2 (adult & child) + £1 per extra person

 

CAPOEIRA 

Thursdays 6:30-8:00pm from 17 Jan 2019

with Mestre Piolho, Cordão de Ouro Stoke


We're pleased to announce brand new capoeira classes subsidised by the Staffordshire Police and Crime Commissioner's People's Power Fund, with renowned teacher Mestre Piolho from Cordão de Ouro. Our Capoeira classes are for young people aged 13+ and adults and are a great way to develop fitness, strength, flexibility, balance and co-ordination no matter what your fitness level and experience. Register online in advance, or in person at class and pay in cash at class.


VENUE Staffordshire University 
FOR  Adults and young people aged 13+
COST £2 for ages 13-18, Adults £6

 

VENUES

ART BRASIL @ King Street Studios

14A King St, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1EJ

Parking King St Car Park ST5 1HU (£1 to £3.50 for 1hr-24 hrs parking)

On street parking King St and surrounding street (2 hours free until 6pm, then unrestricted). Please note we are not authorised to use the Church car park in front of the building.

Staffordshire University

Room K14 Dwight Building, Cauldon Road Campus, ST4 2DE

Parking On campus parking 

 

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