Our capoeira classes are open to all--whether you are just figuring how to pronounce ca-po-AY-ra or have been training for some time.  

What to expect your first class: 

We are located within walking distance of the Dupont Circle (Red line) and the U Street/Cardozo (Green line) metro stations. Free street parking is also available in the neighborhood.  During the week parking is easily available directly in front of the location on 16th Street between 6:30 and 6:45 as parking rules are suspended starting at 6:30 p.m.  In the summer Saturday classes are held in Dupont Circle Park.

Friday classes are in Northern Virginia at Forever Dancing, 5818 Seminary Rd Ste B, Falls Church, VA 22041.

DC – Classes in 1611 Dupont Circle/U Street location
VA – Classes in Northern Virginia

PK - Dupont Circle Park at Connecticut Ave/New Hampshire Avenue entrance near Starbucks and Kramer Books (weather permitting)

Mestre Bomba is a great teacher who makes the classes fun and challenging at the same time!” - Meredith B.


Schedule

SATURDAY JUNE 10, 2017 CLASSES ARE IN DUPONT CIRCLE PARK

SATURDAY JUNE 17 AT 11 AM JOIN US FOR A FREE CLASS AT COLUMBIA HEIGHTS DAY, 11TH AND KENYON STREETS, NW

Beginner Level Adults Capoeira Classes
Tuesdays: 6:30pm-7:15pm (Location: 1611 16th St. NW)
Saturdays: 10:00am-11:00am (Location: 1611 16th St. NW or Dupont Circle* please see calendar)

All Level Adults Capoeira Classes (Beginners are welcome).
Tuesdays: 7:30-8:45pm (Location: 1611 16th St. NW)
Thursdays: 7:15-8:30pm (Location: 1611 16th St. NW)
Saturdays: 11:15am-12:45pm (Location: 1611 16th St. NW or Dupont Circle* please see calendar)

Capoeira Music Classes
Tuesdays: 8:45pm-9:15pm (Location: 1611 16th St. NW)

 

 
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Working on queda de rins

 

student learns how to play the pandeiro with mestre bomba

student learns how to play the pandeiro with mestre bomba

“Capoeira is so much more for me than movement--I love the music as well as the movement! I love the culture.” - Simone M.