ABADA Capoeira San Francisco is presenting the 19th Annual Batizado Graduation, Jogos Competition and Master Workshop Series in its Mission district studio in the first week of November. Some of the international and out of state guests featured are: Mestrando Cangurú, from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; professor Brucutú, from Madrid, Spain; instrutora Juma from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; instrutor Alma de Gato from Chihuahua, México; instrutora Sereia, from Boston; instrutora Yara, from Washington, D.C; instrutor Furacão, from New York, N.Y and instrutor Mucuiú, from New York, N.Y.
Workshops are held from Nov. 2- 5 and the games and graduation ceremony are that weekend. Tickets for Jogos and Batizado will be sold at the door and $10 is the suggested cover fee per event. Doors open for seating 30 minutes prior to start time. Healthy refreshments will be available for purchase and students wearing a full ABADA uniform are free! Registration for workshops ends Oct. 20. Abada is at 3221 22nd St.