Capoeira classes in New York City

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Capoeira at Capoeira Angola Quintal - Gowanus Capoeira Angola Quintal - Gowanus 1 Photo

About instructor: He has been practicing capoeira for 10 years and am very excited to have my own space and to share what I have learn through my years of training. He has trained with master on both the east and west coast. His master is the head instructor at the New York Capoeira Center and founder of Afro Brazil Arts: Mestre Ombrinho (Master Michael Goldstein) has over 31 years practicing capoeira and over 24 years experience teaching.  He is the first North American Capoeira Master.

495 3rd Avenue
New York City, NY
646-771-8565
  • 33rd Street (1100 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • 28th Street (1900 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Grand Central (2300 ft) IRT Flushing
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.16
Capoeira at Mestre Abara Capoeira Mestre Abara Capoeira 1 Photo
950 Park Street
New York City, NY
718-787-7800
  • 86th Street (1300 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • 77th Street (1400 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • 68th Street – Hunter College (3600 ft) IRT Lexington Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.16
Capoeira at Capoeira Angola Palmares USA Capoeira Angola Palmares USA 1 Photo

All-levels Capoeira classes.

300 West 43rd Street
New York City, NY
000-000-0000
  • 42nd Street – Port Authority Bus Terminal (200 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1100 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square (1200 ft) 42nd Street S
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.17
Capoeira at Carioca Capoeira - Manhattan Carioca Capoeira - Manhattan 1 Photo
445 East 69th Street
Cornell Medical College
New York City, NY
718-309-7605
  • Roosevelt Island (2300 ft) IND 63rd St
  • 68th Street – Hunter College (2600 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Lexington Avenue – 63rd Street (3000 ft) IND 63rd St
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.17
Capoeira at Carioca Capoeira - Woodside Carioca Capoeira - Woodside 1 Photo
53-22 Roosevelt Street
Precise Dance Studio
New York City, NY
718-309-7605
  • 52nd Street (500 ft) IRT Flushing
  • 46th Street – Bliss Street (2100 ft) IRT Flushing
  • 61st Street – Woodside (2200 ft) IRT Flushing
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.17
Capoeira at Carioca Capoeira - Sunnyside Carioca Capoeira - Sunnyside 1 Photo
49-10 43rd Avenue
Woodside Ballet Academy
New York City, NY
718-309-7605
  • 52nd Street (700 ft) IRT Flushing
  • 46th Street – Bliss Street (1000 ft) IRT Flushing
  • 40th Street – Lowery Street (2400 ft) IRT Flushing
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.17
Capoeira at Synergy Fitness in Astoria Synergy Fitness in Astoria 1 Photo 1 Video
23-35 Broadway
New York City, NY
718-267-7700
  • Broadway (1300 ft) BMT Astoria
  • 30th Avenue (2300 ft) BMT Astoria
  • 36th Avenue (2700 ft) BMT Astoria
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.17
Capoeira at Capoeira Angola Center Capoeira Angola Center 1 Photo

Mestre João Grande teaches in the African style, as a way of life, as his teacher Mestre Pastinha did before him.

All classes & Roda are open to all levels, beginners included.

2916 Frederick Douglass Boulevard
New York City, NY
212-989-6975
  • 155th Street (600 ft) IND Concourse
  • 155th Street (1400 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Harlem – 148th Street (1700 ft) IRT Lenox Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.06
Capoeira at Capoeira Angola Center - East Village Capoeira Angola Center - East Village 1 Photo

Ages 4 years old and up.

18 Bleeker Street
New York City, NY
646-312-9703, 917-702-2928
  • Bleecker Street (400 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Broadway – Lafayette Street (800 ft) IND 6th Av
  • Second Avenue (1200 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.06
Capoeira at Capoeira Nago NYC Capoeira Nago NYC 1 Photo 1 Video
123 East 12th Street
New York City, NY
646-559-0466
  • Third Avenue (800 ft) BMT Canarsie
  • 14th Street – Union Square (900 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Union Square (1000 ft) BMT Canarsie
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.06
Capoeira at Capoeira Fit Brooklyn Capoeira Fit Brooklyn 1 Photo

Capoeira classes for kids and adults of all levels (including beginners).

Instructors:

  • Monitor Anun (Bert Garrick) — He was introduced to the art of Capoeira in 2006, and in 2009 he began teaching workshops to New York City students from low-income families as part of the Teak Mentorship annual summer program. In 2011 he started his own academy with his partner;
  • Monitora Mudanca (Manouela Koudounis) — She started training capoeira in 2006. She began substitute teaching in 2009 and began teaching workshops to New York City students from low-income families as part of the Teak Mentorship annual summer program. In 2011, founded her own academy with her partner.
525 Nostrand Avenue
New York City, NY
917-940-9321
  • Nostrand Avenue (500 ft) IND Fulton St
  • Franklin Avenue (1800 ft) BMT Franklin Av
  • Franklin Avenue (2200 ft) IND Fulton St
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.13
Capoeira at Capoeira Training Center - East Village Capoeira Training Center - East Village 1 Photo

Professora Joy instructs all levels of Capoeira in Manhattan, and teaches Capoeira classes for the Brooklyn Technical H.S. and the New York City Board of Education. Joy also teaches children’s classes, which she finds extremely rewarding. Her children’s classes at this time include a youth program for Amplify.

Classes:

  • Capoeira Trial Class — This class is intended for the absolute beginner. Student's will begin with a basic warm-up which includes strength and endurance training;
  • Beginner Class — Raw to yellow cords only;
  • Intermediate & Advance;
  • All level — In order to participate you must have attended 5 beginner classes;
  • Open Level;
  • Music Class.
440 Lafayette Street
New York City, NY
646-765-7202
  • Eighth Street – New York University (300 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Astor Place (400 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Bleecker Street (1500 ft) IRT Lexington Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.06
Capoeira at Capoeira Training Center - Astoria Capoeira Training Center - Astoria 1 Photo

Professora Joy instructs all levels of Capoeira in Manhattan, and teaches Capoeira classes for the Brooklyn Technical H.S. and the New York City Board of Education. Joy also teaches children’s classes, which she finds extremely rewarding. Her children’s classes at this time include a youth program for Amplify.

Classes:

  • Capoeira Trial Class — This class is intended for the absolute beginner. Student's will begin with a basic warm-up which includes strength and endurance training;
  • Beginner Class — Raw to yellow cords only;
  • Intermediate & Advance;
  • All level — In order to participate you must have attended 5 beginner classes;
  • Music Class.
36-13 36th Avenue
New York City, NY
646-765-7202
  • 36th Street (1400 ft) IND Queens Boulevard
  • Steinway Street (1500 ft) IND Queens Boulevard
  • 36th Avenue (1500 ft) BMT Astoria
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.06
Capoeira at ABADÁ-Capoeira New York ABADÁ-Capoeira New York 1 Photo 1 Video

It is only recently that a new generation of capoeiristas sought to combine Capoeira Regional and Capoeira Angola to develop a new style which embraces the modernizing innovations of the legendary Mestre Bimba without losing sight of the guiding principles and values. Standing at the forefront of this contemporary movement is ABADÁ-Capoeira.

Mestres/Mestras:

  • Grão Mestre Camisa Roxa (Edvaldo Carneiro da Silva);
  • Mestre Camisa (José Tadeu Carneiro Cardoso);
  • Mestre Nagô (Sergio Souza de Oliveira);
  • Mestre Cobra (Antonio Marcelo Rodrigues Trinade);
  • Mestre Morcego (Rogério Francisco da Silva);
  • Mestre Charm (Jorge Gomes Martins);
  • Mestra Edna Lima (Edna Lima);
  • Mestra Marcia Cigarra (Marcia Treidler);
  • Mestre Canguru (Waldec Vellasco Cotta).
248 West 60th Street
New York City, NY
212-787-1178
  • 66th Street – Lincoln Center (2100 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 59th Street – Columbus Circle (2500 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 59th Street – Columbus Circle (2500 ft) IND 8th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.08
Capoeira at Capoeira Luanda NYC Capoeira Luanda NYC 1 Photo

Capoeira Luanda practices a style of Capoeira known as Capoeira Regional Contemporanea. This style is derived from movements and sequences developed by Mestre Bimba, as well as influences and evolutions of Capoeira from the founding Mestres of Capoeira Luanda.

Instructors:

  • Professor Sabiá started his training under the supervision of Mestre Jelon Vieira with Grupo Capoeira Brasil in Salvador. Sabiá received his Professor rank in 2012. Currently Professor Sabiá teaches in New York City and the surrounding boroughs at the YMCA in Flushing, Queens and PMT Dance Studio in Manhattan;
  • Instrutora Trindade has been training with Capoeira Luanda first under Professor Tiba and then under Professor Sabiá since 2005. Under Professor Sabiá's guidance, she has reached the rank of graduada. She currently teaches children’s Capoeira classes in Queens and at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. She also works for the Capoeira Center of New York, a nonprofit organization, where she promotes Capoeira through school presentations and programs. She is delighted to join the staff of PMT Dance Studio and teach Capoeira.
69 West 14th Street
New York City, NY
646-770-2408
  • Sixth Avenue (100 ft) BMT Canarsie
  • 14th Street (300 ft) IND 6th Av
  • 14th Street (1100 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.08
Capoeira at Motumbaxe Capoeira Motumbaxe Capoeira 3 Photo

Mestre Lampreia has taught hundreds of children of all ages in NYC public and private schools for over 10 years — in both afterschool programs and as part of schools' fitness curriculum.

130 West 56th Street
New York City, NY
646-645-8957, 917-325-6095, 917-573-9517
  • 57th Street – Seventh Avenue (400 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 57th Street (500 ft) IND 6th Av
  • Seventh Avenue (700 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.08
Capoeira at Ra Senzala Capoeira Manhattan Ra Senzala Capoeira Manhattan

Our group belongs to the school of  Senzala. Capoeira Senzala style is the root of the modern Capoeira movement and its influence can be seen in many other Capoeira groups.

380 Broadway
New York City, NY
212-219-3910, 212-731-4744
  • Canal Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Canal Street (700 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Canal Street (700 ft) BMT Nassau St
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.08
Capoeira at Ra Senzala Capoeira Queens Ra Senzala Capoeira Queens

Our group belongs to the school of  Senzala. Capoeira Senzala style is the root of the modern Capoeira movement and its influence can be seen in many other Capoeira groups.

80-20 #207 Roosevelt Avenue
New York City, NY
212-219-3910, 212-731-4744
  • 82nd Street – Jackson Heights (400 ft) IRT Flushing
  • Jackson Heights – Roosevelt Avenue (1800 ft) IND Queens Boulevard
  • 74th Street – Broadway (1800 ft) IRT Flushing
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.09
Capoeira at Raízes do Brasil Capoeira - Brooklyn NY Raízes do Brasil Capoeira - Brooklyn NY 1 Photo

Adult Classes:

  • Absolute Beginners — The series of classes, for those new to Raízes do Brasil Capoeira, meets twice weekly for 4 weeks for a total of 8 classes. The classes focus on stretching, conditioning, the fundamental movements of capoeira, kicks, dodges, light acrobatics and roda practice;
  • Beginners;
  • Intermediate;
  • Advance;
  • All levels.

Kids Groups:

  • Ages 4-5 years;
  • Ages 5-7 years;
  • Ages 1,5-4 years;
  • Ages 8-12 years;
  • All ages.
295 Douglass Street
New York City, NY
347-921-2446
  • Union Street (1100 ft) BMT 4th Av
  • Atlantic Avenue – Barclays Center (1800 ft) BMT 4th Av
  • Atlantic Avenue – Barclays Center (2200 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.09
Capoeira at ABADÁ-Capoeira Bronx (ACBX) ABADÁ-Capoeira Bronx (ACBX) 1 Photo 1 Video

ACBX provides high quality instruction in Capoeira and related cultural arts. At our full time Capoeira Cultural Arts Center, we teach beginners to advance levels, kids ages 3+, teens and adults.

Available for in-schools capoeira arts education.

4685 Manhattan College Parkway
New York City, NY
718-884-5000
  • Van Cortlandt Park – 242nd Street (700 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 238th Street (2400 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 231st Street (4800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.09