Please click on the schedule below to register for class prior to attending. Attendance is first come basis but there may be room for walk ins.
We are located in some of the District’s most vibrant neighborhoods: Dupont Circle/U Street and Columbia Heights within walking distance of the Dupont Circle (Red line) and the U Street/Cardozo and Columbia Heights (Green line) metro stations. Free street parking is also available in the neighborhoods. In the summer Saturday classes are held in Dupont Circle Park or at the Brazilian-American Cultural Center. Scroll below for daily calendar and to purchase memberships from the calendar.
FREE STREET PARKING IS AVAILABLE: DURING THE WEEK, PARKING OPENS ON 16TH STREET AND SHERMAN AVENUE AT 6:30 PM. PARKING IS THEREFORE EASILY AVAILABLE.
Academy Is Closed the following Days:
MLK Day: January 21
Capoeira classes are taught in three locations in the District:
16th - 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)
Sherman - Capoeira Barro Vermelho’s official headquarters located at the Brazilian-American Cultural Center in Columbia Heights at 3001 Sherman Ave., NW at the corner of Sherman Ave. & Columbia Rd. 9 minute walk from Columbia Heights Metro.
PK - during the summer months Saturday adult classes are in Dupont Circle Park close to Conn 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.