Immerse Yourself in Brazilian Culture


Brazilian Portuguese

The key to enhancing your understanding and enjoyment of Brazilian culture is, of course, learning the language! Not only will it help you in the boardroom if you use it for business, but it will help you understand the lovely lyrics in your favorite bossa nova song, the names of movements in a capoeira class, or the high energy exaltations in the samba enredos of Rio’s carnaval. This is an introductory class that meets once a week. Choose between a ten week session offered on either a Monday (one hour classes) or Saturday (one and a half hours), Sept. 9 through Nov. 23, 2019 (a week of make-up classes is included and will also be added to the schedule in December if necessary). $245+ non-refundable registration fee per session.


November 16, 2019 at 6-8 pm Culinary Class - Spotlight on Bobo de Camarao $40 per person (8 maximum)

Want to jazz up your Thanksgiving dinner? Join this one-night class and learn how the make the traditional Bahian dish, Bobo de Camarao, a blend of cocount milk, shrimp, and cassava. The dish is traditionally served in a pumpkin or gourd, perfect for the fall season!

Drawing by Tauan Carmo, Photograph by Tiago Troccoli

Drawing by Tauan Carmo, Photograph by Tiago Troccoli

Art Classes

Coming soon.