FUGA - The Beginning of a Journey
Capoeira was the voice of the Brazilian slave's independency, representing hope and the struggles of survival for the achievement of freedom. "Fuga" creates the union of tap dance and the powerful rhythm of this Brazilian art form. Composer: Berimbau by Baden Powell & Lyrics by Vinicius de Moraes Concept and choreography by Felipe Galganni. Dancers: Felipe Galganni, Alexander Mc Donald, Carson Murphy, Jennifer Salazar, Nicole Ohr & Samara Selingsohn. Capoeiristas: Michelle K Pfriender & Aby Thuo. Special thanks to Tony Waag, Carly Levi, Denis K and Amanda Negrini. NYC - 2014.