Fabio (Fua) Nascimento, a native of Brazil, graduated from a traditional Brazilian capoeira academy where he studied under the tutelage of Aberré, one of the most recognized capoeira masters. Starting at the age of eight, Fua has trained in capoeira for twenty years and has been performing and teaching throughout Brazil and internationally for the the past twelve years.

Fua Nascimento

Areas of Expertise and/or Research



  • B.A. Education, Goddard College
  • studies in Physical Education, Cruziero do Sul University


Courses Taught

DNCE 037 - D2: Capoeira