Wednesday at 7:00pm - 9:00pm
2 Cotall St, Poplar, London E14 6TL

For more info call 020 3039 3333 or email

Join Poplar Union for these weekly capoeira classes facilitated by three teachers from different lineages/schools of capoeira and embrace this Brazilian martial art which combines music, dance, combat and acrobatic elements into a dynamic movement game.

What to expect

These group sessions include music, movement and play and provide an opportunity to learn capoeira from a number of perspectives in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. All abilities welcome.

Teacher Profiles

Dafne Louzioti

Dafne trains and teaches capoeira Angola under the guidance of Mestre Pezão (Dendê de Maré). She also works as a performance artist and teaches theatre and performance at Goldsmiths, University of London.

Emmanuel ‘Mac’ MacDonald

Mac is a London born Capoeirista who started training in 1998 and his love for the art form has not left him since. Training both in Brazil and Europe, he is a firm believer that Capoeira exists within us all, we just have to allow ourselves to find different ways to awaken it.

Chloë Cacau

Chloë has been immersed in capoeira culture for 17 years. She has trained with masters from all three major styles of capoeira and has taught internationally since 2009.

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Your questions answered

How much does it cost?

£7 / £5 conc

Do I need to bring anything?

Comfortable clothes!

What ability level is it?

The classes welcome all abilitlies