No Passport Required

Capoeira and pastries with Mestre Chuvisquinho

Clip: 11/23/2019 | 2m 12s

Loading Player...

Mestre Chuvisquinho, a master capoeirista from Sao Paulo, Brazil, teaches one of his capoeira classes. Capoeira is a combination of music, dance, and martial arts, originally used by African slaves for secret intercommunication. Later, Mestre and Marcus eat at Pastelaria, a cafe specializing mostly in Brazilian street food.

Aired: 11/23/19 | Rating: NR

Watch Full length

More Extras From This Episode

See all Extras

More Episodes

See all Episodes

Official Website | external link

Explore the No Passport Required Site

Take a virtual tour of cities across the U.S. to discover the wide-ranging diversity of immigrant traditions and cuisine. Get recipes and learn more about the faces and places from Marcus' journey.

Learn More

More Food Shows

Browse all Food Shows

Sign into PBS

By creating an account, you acknowledge that PBS may share your information with our member stations and our respective service providers, and that you have read and understand the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Confirm Your Local Station

To help you find your favorite shows and great local content, we've selected a PBS station in your area.

Please confirm that WETA is your preferred local station, or choose another station below.