Calado started practicing Capoeira in 2007, when his cousin invited him to train at a nearby academy. He has taught at Google Inc. amongst various other locations. Calado is now the lead instructor and founder of Dendê Arts.
GRUPO CAPOEIRA CORDÃO DE OURO
Founded in 1966 by Reinaldo Ramos Suassuna, the group Cordão de Ouro, is an important name in the world of Capoeira for the number of students it has and the quality of those students.
CONTRA MESTRE CEBOLINHA
In 2012, Ronaldo began teaching Capoeira classes in Newark, New Jersey and one year later, in 2013, the Brazilian Cultural Center of Newark was created. Contra-Mestre Cebolinha is the head instructor and Director of the Brazilian Cultural Center of Newark . Ronaldo has 20+ years experience practicing Capoeira.
Master Suassuna, as he is known, was born in Ilheus, Brazil in 1938. He went to São Paulo, Brazil in 1965 with a mission to spread the art of Capoeira. Mestre suassuna well well renown for his incredible Capoeira game in addition to his great voice, which he has used to record a number of CD’s.