All classes are available via zoom, and with limited capacity, in-person.
Ondas is home to a number of cultural arts. Scroll down for more info on each one.
Brazilian Cultural Arts include Capoeira Regional, Conversational Portuguese, Percussion, and DançaAfro, all led by Professora Borboleta of Filhos de Bimba. Professora Borboleta and Fort Worth Capoeira Regional collaborate regularly to host special cultural events with guests from around the world.
A full schedule of Capoeira Regional classes are offered for children and for adults. Monthly and drop-in rates are available. Newcomers must take an Introductory Class before joining group classes. More info here.
Silat is a self-defense system originating from the Indonesian Archipelago, taught with a focus on movement and fluidity and with the mentality to overcome larger and more powerful opponents, both with and without weapons.
Classes led by Pesilat (Instructor) Jherich Silas.
Classes offered twice weekly. Monthly and drop-in rates available.
Afro-Brazilian Percussion is back on the schedule! Every Sunday at 1:00, class will include basics for Berimbau, Atabaque, Agogô and other instruments as we hone technique and work on rhythms. Drop in $12, 4-class pass $45.
Dança Afro. Using Brazilian beats, this class touches on a number of Afro-Brazilian dance styles with a great playlist. Drop in $12, 4-class pass $45.
Ondas regularly hosts special workshops and series in a number of Diasporic Arts. Check our EVENTS page for upcoming workshops, pop-ups, and series!