Children's Capoeira

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Boys and girls love capoeira! Our program develops FDR – focus, discipline and respect – and WLC – wellness, leadership and community. We are supportive and inclusive and look forward to welcoming you and your children to our center.

First class is free!  We want you and your children to experience the magic of capoeira!

Children's Capoeira Summer Schedule 2017

Wednesday, June 28 - Saturday, August 19 (regular fall 2017 schedule begins: Monday, Sept. 11)


4:30 - 5:30pm   ages 3-7
5:00 - 6:00pm   ages 8-12


2:30 - 3:30pm   ages 3-7
3:00 - 4:00pm   ages 8-12

Included during regular children's capoeira classes this summer, we are happy to introduce:

Special Music & Instruments Class for all children together: 

Wed. 5:00 - 5:30pm & Sat. 3:00 - 3:30pm


Teen Capoeira classes

Starting Friday, June 30: Fridays only: 5:00 - 6:00pm *

All teens are invited to take adult classes, especially the Saturday classes with Zach "Mosquitinho" already popular with the teens.

* No more Tuesday teen classes until further notice.


Regular School Year Schedule 2017-18

Monday, September 11, 2017 - Saturday June 23

Mestre Ombrinho, a master teacher and head instructor at the center, is a leader and pioneer in teaching capoeira to children of all ages and abilities. Our team of teachers have years of experience teaching youth at our center and in NYC schools.