Places still left for our 2012 Carnivals

This year our Carnival Season is going to be a bit different.  It’s gonna be bigger and badder than ever before! We’re taking part in 6 Carnivals and we want as many people as possible, of all ages, to get involved!   Whether you’re a dancer, percussionist with the...

Kids and Families – get involved in Carnival

Places are still available for the London School of Samba Carnival Outreach Project.  Workshops will be held during June, July and August and participating children will have the chance to take part in Ala Mirim (Children’s ala) and perform at 3 of our Carnival...

Carnival Costume Workshops have started!

The London School of Samba 2012 Carnivals theme’ Passando a Chama – Passing the flame’ has created some amazing and exciting costumes (like our beautiful ala Passista female costume, below, designed by Elin Ritter of Posto9 Samba Couture) that will...

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Having announced the London School of Samba Notting Hill Carnival theme for 2012 we need volunteers to help put together our proposal to request funding from the Arts Council. This funding is vital in order for us to be able to continue to put on carnival parades as...

2012 Notting Hill Carnival Theme Revealed!

Yes, the 2011 Notting Hill Carnival for the London School of Samba has only just been and gone but we are looking forward to next year’s carnival already! During the weekend of this year’s Notting Hill Carnival members were able to see the proposed ideas...