MESTRE CURTIS PIERRE
Aka “SAMABMAN”. Mr. Curtis has a title that should mention before his name: Mestre meaning – Master Teacher/Cultural Guardian, in this case, we’re speaking of Brasilian culture. history and development of Brazilian culture in New Orleans as it relates to Carnival in Brasil. As well as how the Afro Brazilian martial art Capoeira is related to our Mardi Gras (Black Masking) Indian culture and the second-line dancers of today through live performances.