Phoenix Rising Dance Studios is proud to welcome Instructor Caxixi, who is bringing the ancient Afro-Brazilian art of Capoeira to the culture of the studio.


We will bring Capoeira into the schedule at Phoenix Rising Dance Studios by holding special workshops to introduce fans of martial arts, dance, wellness and fitness to the beautiful art and fascinating history of Capoeira.

On Saturday, October 24, Instructor Caxixi and some of his students will lead a workshop for students 9-13 from 1:00PM – 1:45PM. From 2:00PM – 3:00PM his workshop will be open to student adults from 14 and up.

Each class is $10 and each student is STRONGLY encouraged to bring a partner, as Capoeira is a duo activity.

ONGOING Capoeira classes will begin in November. Adult classes will be held Thursday nights and classes for students ages 9-13 will be held on Saturdays. Go to to check out the schedule and register for a class.

Examine the fascinating and ancient history of Capoeira HERE

Videos of Instructor Caxixi