Hannah is our new Queen!

Congratulations go to Hannah on winning our annual Rainha da Bateria (Queen of the drummers) competition, which took place on Tuesday 19th July at Floripa in Shoreditch. As usual it was a fierce competition as five girls gave it their all: Nina, Zena, Jordan, Lucy and...

Kanika crowned Rainha da Bateria 2014

Kanika Findley-Chin won the annual Rainha da Bateria competition, held on the 22nd July at Floripa. In what has to be the toughest competition in the London School of Samba’s history, Kanika triumphed out of the thirteen contestants!   You can see a selection of...

Project Rio is coming!

This Summer LSS bring you Project Rio!       We are very excited to announce the we’ll be joined by renowned and award winning choreographer Carlinhos do Salgueiro, and legendary Mestre de Bateria, Mestre Jonas this August.   In the run up to Notting Hill...

We’re the Brazilian Dance School of the Year!

The London School of Samba is proud to announce that we have been awarded Brazilian Dance School of the Year from the Latin UK Awards! The award ceremony took place on the 30th of April at Koko, London. We are immensely proud of this accolade, which is a huge pat on...

Long Live the Queen! – Jo is new LSS Rainha!

    Jo Wierzbinska is our new Rainha da Bateria 2013/14! Eight contestants took part in this year’s contest, but our panel of judges and our members voted for Jo (above, photo by Angelika Berndt)  to be crowned Queen at Floripa on Wednesday 24th July.  A huge well...

LSS on the Beeb!

LSS is set to appear on BBC 1, Saturday 3 August 2013 at 7:30pm In December, Dancers: Caprice, Karla, Jo W and Gladys Calvancante along with Mestre Fred & his bateria (Gez, Nuala, Neil, Paul, Vik and Rob) took part in a filming of an episode of “I Love My...