Samba Dance & Drumming Classes in London Schedule

London School of Samba - photo of the drummers and dancers at a London Samba Gig

The London School of Samba dance and drumming classes are back on Sunday evenings at Waterloo Action Centre (WAC), with numbers limited to a maximum 27 participants. Dance class is 6 – 7.30pm, and Bateria class is 7.30 – 9pm – both classes are open to all and suitable for beginners. You may book and pay online for one or both classes, or dance class participants may join Bateria classes free of charge if places are available.

Samba drumming in London classes (Bateria)

Bateria class is from 7.30 – 9pm

Book your place on the next available Bateria class

Bateria Teacher Schedule: 

3 October – Mestre Fred
10 October – Traisaigh
17 October – Stacey 
24 October – Eoin
31 October – Quadra night – Halloween theme



Samba dance classes in London

There will be one open-level Dance Class from 6 – 7.30pm

Book your place on the next available Dance class

Dance Teacher Schedule:

3 October – Mariana Pinho
10 October – Mariana Pinho
17 October – Alessandra
24 October – Adriano
31 October – Quadra night – Halloween theme

 COVID-safe guidelines

In light of COVID 19, the London School of Samba has created a procedure that aims to minimise the risk of Covid-19 exposure at the Waterloo Action Centre (WAC) during our samba classes but also reiterate the importance of infection control/health and safety on these premises. Please be assured that the London School of Samba takes COVID-19 seriously; anyone who does not adhere to these rules deliberately will be escorted from the premises.

  • All sessions will contain a maximum of 27 participants plus the teacher in the large dance hall.
  • While entering WAC and walking down the corridor a mask must be worn. Masks may be removed if you wish after entering the Bateria/Dance rehearsal space.
  • For the Bateria, there will be a short clean down of instruments after the session; please leave the centre promptly.


Contact us

You can contact the London School of Samba by emailing us at the following email addresses:

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