Samba vs Opera: more in common than you’d think?

By Chris Bicourt.   If I told you samba was opera, would you think I was mad?   When we talk about carnival in samba, we aren’t just talking about an event – we’re talking about a culture, a whole year of preparation, and the reason the samba schools exist. It is such...

We Create Worlds…

By Chris Bicourt   At LSS, I have been lucky enough to have taken part in the creative process of bringing our carnival parade to life on several occasions. And I can tell you it’s not just a show – it’s the creation of worlds! It’s exhilarating. Who are the...