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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
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.13
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
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.08
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
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.09
Capoeira at Centro de Capoeira Angola Filhos de Dunga Centro de Capoeira Angola Filhos de Dunga 2 Photo

Groups:

  • Adults — Basic Postures, Movements, Sequences, Capoeira Angola Music;
  • Kids (3-5 & 6-12 years old groups) — Capoeira Angola Music & Movement.

All classes & Roda are open to all levels, beginners included. Students from other academies may wear shirts from their respective schools for both classes & Roda.

335 Throop Avenue
New York City, NY
646-508-2643
  • Myrtle – Willoughby Avenues (2100 ft) IND Crosstown
  • Myrtle Avenue (2700 ft) BMT Jamaica
  • Flushing Avenue (3100 ft) BMT Jamaica
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.09
Capoeira at Capoeira Brooklyn Capoeira Brooklyn 1 Photo

Our adult classes are 1.5 hours long. They begin with stretching, warm-up and strengthening exercises. The training portion of the class focuses on repetition of Capoeira movements to build strength, form and the endurance for the art. Classes end with a roda (capoeira circle). Portuguese language practice is an important aspect of class; we learn numbers, movements, songs and basic vocabulary while we train.

Classes:

  • Beginners Capoeira — Physical conditioning, individual skills, drill combinations and musicality are the focus of these classes and are required before joining the All-Levels classes;
  • All Levels — These mixed-level classes;
  • Kids — This classes focus on capoeira movements, wich have Portuguese names it is also an excellent tool for teaching a new language. Students learn to play the instruments and sing as well to listen to the rhythms to guide their movements.
316 7th Street
New York City, NY
917-722-6703, 646-492-4221
  • Ninth Street (800 ft) BMT 4th Av
  • Fourth Avenue (1100 ft) IND Culver
  • Seventh Avenue (2100 ft) IND Culver
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.09
Capoeira at Capoeira Luanda Brooklyn Capoeira Luanda Brooklyn 4 Photo

Open level Capoeira class. No experience necessary.

552 Union Street
New York City, NY
917-224-1209
  • Union Street (900 ft) BMT 4th Av
  • Carroll Street (2600 ft) IND Culver
  • Atlantic Avenue – Barclays Center (2800 ft) BMT 4th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.09
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441 West 26th Street
New York City, NY
646-494-6441
  • 23rd Street (1800 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 28th Street (2600 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (2600 ft) IND 8th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.10
Capoeira at Motumbaxe Capoeira of Brooklyn Motumbaxe Capoeira of Brooklyn

In our classes, you can expect a combination of:

  • stretching;
  • strengthening exercises;
  • cardiovascular workout;
  • self-defense techniques;
  • music.

Instructors:

  • Instrutora Formiguinha — Leticia Monteiro, known as “Formiguinha” in the Capoeira community, began playing Capoeira in 1998, during her sophomore year at Hunter College CUNY. Currently, Leticia is training under the instruction of Professor Lampreia, founder of Motumbaxe Capoeira and Artistic Director of Allied Capoeira Arts Initiative (A.C.A.I). Leticia sits on the Board of Directors of A.C.A.I. as Secretary. Leticia completed her B.S. in Physical Education in May 2003 and her M.S. in Physical Therapy at Hunter College CUNY in May 2007;
  • Graduado Kamikazee — Herman Pardon is known as “Kamikazee” in the capoeira community. In 2004, at a Capoeira Batizado, he met Professor Lampreia. In 2005, he was awarded the rank of Yellow Cord and finally baptized into the world of Capoeira. In 2009, he received his Blue Cord and ranked 3rd place in the US Open Capoeira Tournament. He currently has a Purple and Green Cord.
759 Washington Avenue
New York City, NY
646-346-9428
  • Eastern Parkway – Brooklyn Museum (900 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
  • Park Place (1400 ft) BMT Franklin Av
  • Botanic Garden (1700 ft) BMT Franklin Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.10.13