Mestra Sara

Sara Janneni also known as Mestra Soberana

Mestre Sara, originally from Londrina, Brazil, she has been practicing capoeira since 1986. Mestra Sara founded Grupo Maculelê with Mestre Fran in 1991 in the city of Londrina- Brazil. Sara organizes  events in Brazil and US  and has been organizing annual Mundial de Capoeira events since 2008. Mestrapractices capoeira for over 28 years, she’s also teaches Samba,  Maculele and cultural dances for over 20 years. Mestra taught workshops all over United States, Brazil, Puerto Rico and Europe.

Mestra Sara was the first female student of Mestre Fran to be awarded the rank Mestra. She is an inspiration for women and men in Capoeira and we are very lucky to have her here in Atlanta!

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