Anderson Palmas was born in Brazil on June 19, 1982. In 1991 he began to study capoeira under the guidance of Mestre Chocolate. Mestre Pasta (Master Anderson Palmas) started teaching in 1997, in his hometown of Santos, São Paulo, Brazil. Since 2001, he has traveled to Canada, the USA and through out Brazil to teach Capoeira and he was promoted to Mestre(Master) right here in Maine on August 13, 2016 by his Mestre, Altair Jose dos Santos(Mestre Chocolate) from Brazil and Samuel Cordeiro(Mestre Beck) from Kennebunkport.

He is now planting roots here in Biddeford alongside his assistant and wife Natasha Palmas , who is also a Capoeirista and has been teaching kids capoeira since 2012 in Queens, NYC.

For more information contact Natasha directly at (973)991-5325 or via email at
Classes are on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7:30 – 9:00