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Workshop for The Vira I. Heinz Program for Women in Global Leadership , University of Pittsburgh, March 2014

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New Schedule–Summer 2014

Our new schedule for August 2014 is the following: Tuesdays at 7:30-9:15 pm Saturdays at 12:00-1:45 pm All classes are held in the 2nd floor aerobics studio of Bellefield Hall, University of Pittsburgh. E-mail us for more details at capoeirapittsburgh@gmail.com … Continue reading

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New logo

Our new logo. The design–Antonio Mercuri.

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Upcoming changes to kids capoeira program

Beginning in August, we’ve decided to integrate our children’s and adults capoeira programs, and hold just one Saturday class for both kids and adults.  This class will be twice as long as the current kids class and will include training … Continue reading

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Announcement: Latin American & Caribbean Festival!

This Saturday, March 23, Unção Capoeira Pittsburgh is performing at the Latin American and Caribbean Festival at Pitt!!  The festival is a super-fun event full of tasty Latin American food and a range of dances and musical performances.  Look for … Continue reading

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Start your child’s new year off right–with capoeira!

Please enjoy the following guest post by capoeira student Adam “Pirata” Rothrock, on the structure and advantages of capoeira for kids.   “If school isn’t maximizing your child’s boundless energy, or they’re in need of a more involved outlet for … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Feliz ano novo from everyone at Unção Capoeira Pittsburgh!  May the new year bring you much peace & happiness.  Axé!

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Spring 2013 class schedule

Oi, capoeiristas! We are currently on winter recess; capoeira classes will resume on Wednesday, January 9.  Beginning that day, classes will meet on Mondays & Wednesdays at 7:30pm at Bellefield Hall, and on Saturdays at 3:30 at BYS on the … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Oi, capoeiristas! Our fall class schedule begins this Wednesday, August 29.  The schedule will be as follows: Monday & Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm, Bellefield Hall Aerobics Studio (University of Pittsburgh campus). Saturday 3:30-5pm, BYS Yoga (South Side). Kids: Saturday 2:30-3:30, BYS Yoga. … Continue reading

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Reminder: New capoeira class for kids!

Oi, current & aspiring capoeiristas! Don’t forget that a new capoeira class designed especially for kids is currently in session! Capoeira is an excellent way for your child to learn bodily (and musical!) coordination as well as discipline and respect … Continue reading

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