10 or 15 Fitness, Yoga, Capoeira, or Dance Classes at Brazilian Roots Cultural Center and Enjoyoga (Up to 82% Off)

Downtown Wallingford

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In a Nutshell

Adults & kids can build strength, balance & flexibility through Vinyasa yoga or capoeira, a fun fusion of Brazilian music and movement games

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Vouchers must be used within 2 months of activation. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. Must sign waiver. New clients only. Classes must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

  • $39 for a 10-class card for fitness, yoga, capoeira, or dance classes (up to a $180 value)
  • $49 for a 15-class card for fitness, yoga, capoeira, or dance classes (up to a $275 value)

The schedule includes capoeira classes that blend martial arts, dance, and acrobatics and yoga classes that explore ancient poses and breathing techniques. Soon to be added to the schedule, Namaxe classes strengthen core muscles, coordination, and balance with a fusion of capoeria and yoga exercises, and Brazilian Burn classes torch calories with samba, afro-dance, and maculelê dance moves and capoeria routines that end in a yoga cooldown and stretch.

Brazilian Roots Cultural Center and Enjoyoga

Growing up in Sao Paulo, a city of nearly 20 million people, Gui and Joy Torres didn't stand much chance of bumping into each other. But fate had a plan, sending them both thousands of miles north to New Haven, Connecticut, and bringing them together at a capoeira event. Filled with playful, passionate movements, capoeira's 400-year-old fusion of dance and martial arts sparked a romance, and Gui and Joy soon married.

After marrying, the couple launched Brazilian Roots Cultural Center to help others cultivate fitness, creativity, and friendships. During classes for kids and adults, Gui draws upon years of experience as a capoeira teacher and performer, which includes gigs at Yale University and the Museum of the City of New York. Students weave cunning kicks, escapes, and acrobatics into a game more fun than hopscotch with a baby kangaroo. The classes also double as music performances as students learn to play traditional instruments and sing in Portuguese. Joy funnels her yoga and dance training into relaxing Vinyasa classes. In addition to hosting classes, the 2,700-square-foot studio showcases art in an airy gallery space.


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92% of 13 customers

  • “I've signed up for 30-classes and so far it's going great after three classes. Very nice people, worthy of the yoga community's support :)”

  • “As a first time doing yoga I thought Tammy's class was great, a perfect mix of relaxation and challenge. I look forward to continuing with yoga and hopefully...”

    “As a first time doing yoga I thought Tammy's class was great, a perfect mix of relaxation and challenge. I look forward to continuing with yoga and hopefully improving my abilities and flexibility.”

  • “Love it there... The instructors are inviting, knowledgable and helpful. It was a wonderful 1st yoga class and I look forward to new experiences there!”

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    Downtown Wallingford

    128 Center St.

    Wallingford, Connecticut 06492

    203-265-6333

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