Cowley Road Carnival, Sun 6th July Great (nearly)end to the best season yet! Huuuuuge crowds, lining the streets of East Oxford, for a full-on, powerful parade down the length of the Cowley Road, and a stage show to finish a perfect day. Well done and thankyou to all involved, I think ‘Sambalactica’ has well and […]
Waterloo Carnival, Sat 4th July Our annual day out with the Mandinga Arts team and Johanna Primary School, accompanying the 300 strong whole ENTIRE school in costume. HOW. Checkout Mandinga’s fabulous work here http://www.mandingaarts.co.uk/ Waterloo carnival here https://www.facebook.com/waterloocarnival And don’t forget our last full on UDM parade of the season on Sunday 6th July, the
This weekend = City of London Festival Children’s Parade, Fri 27th June and Southwest Fest SW1, Sat 28th June AND our 10th anniversary celebration! UDM’s 3rd year at COLF Children’s Carnival Parade, and every year it just gets better. What a privilege to be chosen to perform on the steps of St Paul’s Cathedral.
Sat 28th June UDM’s 10th Birthday Celebration Our lovely alumni, performer, helper and writer extraordinare Roshni Goyate, is going to do write up of this super-special occasion, which obviously will take pride of place, smack bang in the middle of the websit. All we can say is it was beautiful and emotional and a few
Sambalactica, a journey through time and space bringing samba to the universe! This year’s theme is influenced by G.R.E.S Mocidade Independente de Padre Miguel’s 1985 song Ziriguidum 2001 which describes a journey through space and time. Our 21st century take on a 20th century song. Come and see us in action! Vou à Lua, vou
Based on the success of 2013, UDM is proud to announce another year of support from the Arts Council England, how exciting! You can check out this year’s carnival theme here and previous years here.