1st gig of the season at the Tower of London today in partnership with Mossbourne Academy, nice to see lots of new faces!
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
Great welcome at the Marylebone Fayre Dance stage, hopefully we brought some warmth to a surprisingly chilly day. Great reception from the crowd, so thank you Marylebone Fayre! On 27th June we will be gracing streets of the Square Mile at the annual City of London Festival Children’s Carnival. We will lead 800 children
Well, nobody locked us in or chopped our heads off so the Beefeaters must have been pleased with us. What an honour to parade inside the Tower of London grounds, and in front of the Crown Jewels. For more photos and videos check out our gallery and youtube playlist, and for another chance to
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.