Tuesday,  5:30 – 6:15 PM (16th)

Thursday,  6:30 – 7:10 PM (Harvard )

Saturday, 9:00 – 9:45 AM (Dance Loft)



Monday      6:30–7:45 PM All Levels (O St.)

                    7:45–8:30 PM Beginners (O St.)

Tuesday      6:30–7:15 PM Beginners (O St.)

                    7:30–8:45 PM All Levels (O St.)

Thursday    7:15 – 8:30 PM  All Levels (Harvard)

Saturday      10:30 – 12:00 PM All Levels (Harvard/PK (includes roda)


Academy Is Closed the following Days:


Columbus Day: October 8

Thanksgiving: November 22 & 24

Christmas:  December 22 - January 2, 2019  [Mestre Bomba may schedule an impromptu class]


President's Day:  February 18

Memorial Day:  May 25-27

Independence Day:  July 4

Labor Day: August 31 - September 2

In case of snow or other inclement weather, we will decide whether to close based on conditions near the academy.  Ad hoc closures will be communicated via email, Facebook, and on the website.


Youth capoeira classes are taught in three locations in Washington, DC:

Harvard - the gymnasium of All Souls Church, Unitarian at 1500 Harvard St NW at 16th and Harvard St., NW. The location can be reached via the 16th Street buses, or the Green Line to Columbia Heights. There is on street parking or reasonably priced parking nearby ($1.50/hr) in a covered garage at D.C. USA.

16th - the main level of the Church of the Holy City at 1611 16th Street, N.W. at 16th & Corcoran Streets, N.W.  (Corcoran is between Q and R Streets). The location can be reached via the 16th Street buses, the Red line to Dupont Circle metro station, or the Green line to U Street/Cardozo metro station;  and, 

DanceLoft - Dance Loft on 14th, 4618 14th St NW, between Buchanan and Crittenden St., NW. The location can be reached via the 14th Street buses and on street parking is available.

Adult capoeira classes are taught in two locations in Washington, DC:

O St. - the gymnasium of the First Baptist Church of the City of Washington DC at 1328 16th St., N.W.  (entrance is on O street between 16th and 17th Streets, through the glass doors next to the apartment building)


PK - during the summer months Saturday classes are in Dupont Circle Park at the entrance closest to Connecticut Avenue/New Hampshire Avenue and Starbucks/Kramer Books–WEATHER PERMITTING – IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER CHECK FACEBOOK BARRO VERMELHO CAPOEIRA for updates.  Click here for details on locations.