Many of our gigs are at private events, For our next public appearances please see below:


Sunday February 11th – Clapham Grand – The South London Carnival – Time – Various

We will be performing at various points in London’s answer to the Rio Carnival Weekend.


Sunday April 22nd –  London Marathon – Canary Wharf – Cabot Place – Time – 10-2pm

We will be supporting the runners once again with our dancers and Bateria


Friday July 13-15 – Coburg Samba Festival – Germany- Time – Numerous Shows

We are back in Germany at the amazing Coburg Samba Festival


Monday August 28 – Notting Hill Carnival – London – Time – 10-4pm expected)

We are back with the whole school on show in our 4th decade of performing in the carnival. Join us and be part of it yourself>>>>











Learn Brazilian Samba whether just for fun, parading in carnivals or performing in shows


Play the drums just for fun at our classes or parade with us in carnivals and at gigs.


We make all of our costumes. Design and create as part of our team whatever your experience level.


Join us to parade at the Notting Hill Carnival and other celebrations.

London School of Samba offer dance and drumming classes for complete beginners to performer level. We parade every year at the Notting Hill Carnival which is open to all abilities. Our performance group travel the UK and abroad to do shows and are available to hire for private functions>>. 

All our costumes are made by hand and you can learn the techniques used at one of our costume making workshops. You can also hire one of these spectacular outfits for an event. There are also regular Make-Up workshops to learn how to prepare the performers for shows and carnivals. 

We are a friendly charity whose mission is to allow people to experience the feel and emotion of Brazilian arts through samba dancing, samba drumming and carnival preparations. Everyone is welcome at the school and there is a place for everyone.