Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance and music. It was developed by African boys brought by the Portuguese to Brazil as slaves, probably beginning in the century (wikipedia)
Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art, although outsiders often mistake it for a style of dance. Developed by slaves during the colonial period, many of the moves were disguised as dance steps to avoid detection by slave masters.
Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of martial arts, dance and music. It was created in Brazil mainly by descendants of African slaves with Brazilian native influences, probably beginning in the century.