Talento began training Capoeira in 2005 at Grand Valley State University and has trained throughout the United States, visiting a variety of other groups. He has taught workshops and performed throughout Michigan for schools, non-profits, festivals, and businesses. He currently leads the Grand Rapids Capoeira group, which offers classes for adults and children in the Grand Rapids, MI area. Talento trains and teaches under the supervision of Professor Show Grande (West Michigan CDO).

Juston Espinoza

Monitor Talento


Show Grande started training Capoeira in August of 1998 with Capoeira Mandinga. In 2003, he joined Cordão de Ouro Capoeira. He has been training Capoeira for over 20 years and travels throughout the United States and Brazil. Show trains under the supervision of Mestre Chicote (CDO Paris).

William Lipscomb

Professor Show Grande