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Forró Dance Program

Forró
(pronounced foh-ho) is a lively dance style that has its origins in Northeast Brazil. Couples dance together (‘coladinho’), heads and hips often touching, spinning and skipping in a close embrace. Forró encompasses various dance styles as well as a number of different musical beats. This music genre has gained widespread popularity in all regions of Brazil, and is closely associated with Brazilian June Festivals, such as Saint John‘s day.

Our Forró program takes place on Thursdays, from 7-8 pm. Classes are available for the same pricing as the Gafieira Samba program, and students can mix and match as they see fit.

Are you ready to join us in class? We can’t wait to have you here this week!

Purchase your class packages below! and before you join the class, please register for it online here>>

Are you a currently enrolled student of the Capoeira or Portuguese program?

Get a 10% discount when joining the Samba de Gafieira class! Just call us at 713-862-3300 and we will give you a special promo code!

 

Available Class Packages


Single classes and class passes. Don't forget to use coupon code "bafvipsamba" if you are currently enrolled in the Capoeira or Portuguese programs!


Samba de Gafieira/Forró One Class Pass – Singles

Includes one class for one person

$ 20.00

Samba de Gafieira/Forró 10 Classes Pass – Couples

Includes 10 classes for couples. Classes must be used within 5 months from date of purchase

$ 250.00

Samba de Gafieira/Forró One Class Pass – Couples

Includes one class for couples

$ 35.00

Samba de Gafieira/Forró 5 Classes Pass – Singles

Includes 5 classes for one student. Classes must be used within 2 months from date of purchase

$ 80.00

Samba de Gafieira/Forró 5 Classes Pass – Couples

Includes 5 classes for couples. Classes must be used within 2 months from date of purchase

$ 150.00

Samba de Gafieira/Forró 10 Classes Pass – Singles

Includes 10 classes for one student. Classes must be used within 5 months from date of purchase

$ 150.00

Class Schedule

Tuesday

Thursday

More classes will open as students progress through the class

Mauricio Campos Samba de Gafieira

Mauricio Campos - Samba de Gafieira & Forró Instructor

Mauricio Campos has been practicing capoeira since 1997; since this art is a mix of dance and martial arts, several other folkloric dances from Brazil have transitioned naturally into his life. Mauricio became interested in Samba de Gafieira around 2013 while traveling in Brazil. He began a quest to find places to learn, taking classes… Continue Reading

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