London School of Samba will deliver a series of Samba dance and drumming workshops that will explore and celebrate the roots of Samba.

Time -- 3pm - 4pm 

Join teacher Adriano Oliveira for a Samba Reggae class, a style of music and dance that comes from Salvador da Bahia, Brazil. This open-level class is high-energy and offers the freedom to express yourself.

Picture; Fred (L), Murray (R). 

Beginners Bateria Class - Led by Murray Anderson -- 4pm - 5pm

The workshops will explore the polyrhythmic ensemble of a samba drumming battery (bateria). The history, rhythms and instruments.There will be a focus in this session on Caixas.

London School of Samba will deliver a one- off Carnival Costume making workshop.

Arches @ Africa Centre 

Time -- 1.30pm - 5pm 

Join Fee Turuka and members of the LSS Costume Team in making Carnival Costume Accessories for London School of Samba’s 40th parade at Notting Hill Carnival  2024. Sewing, sticking and costume bonding. The focus of the workshop is to have fun, while learning key skills in carnival costume production.

Note: This is a Drop-in Class !