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COVID Capers 2

As our economy starts to re-open, and some of us are getting back to work, news is mixed for us at Masamba Samba School. On the positive side, it looks like the schools will be re-opening in September, which might … Continue reading

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End of the Year, End of the Decade, End of 25 Years of Masamba!

As we approach the end of the year, and indeed the decade, it’s only natural to take a look back over the previous 12 months, in order to celebrate the positives and hopefully learn from some of the negatives. Every … Continue reading

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Brazil Adventures 2019

Masamba first ventured to the home of Samba in 1999, with six member of the group completing a month-long excursion, taking in Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Recife and Olinda. Needless to say, we were hooked, and 20 years later, Masamba … Continue reading

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Moving Onwards (and Upwards?)

It’s been a long, but rewarding week here at Masamba.   We are still moving stuff out of the Bow Lane premises in storage, and despite some obstacles, we’re getting there. We just did a deal on another big shed … Continue reading

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Dublin – 06/24/17 – Dublin Pride Parade – Dublin Pride Parade

Gig: Dublin Pride Parade When Saturday, June 24, 2017 1:00pm – All Ages Where Dublin Pride Parade (map) Dublin City Centre Dublin Not so much a venue as a force of nature, the Dublin Pride Parade has been going from … Continue reading

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Dublin 15 – 05/21/17 – Farmleigh – Africa Day

Gig: Africa Day When Sunday, May 21, 2017 2:00pm – All Ages Where Farmleigh (map) Castleknock Dublin 15, Ireland Other InfoIrish Aid’s flagship ‘Africa Day Dublin’ event will take place in Farmleigh Estate in the Phoenix Park on Sunday, 21st … Continue reading

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Dublin – 05/20/17 – The Law Society – Calcutta Run

Gig: Calcutta Run When Saturday, May 20, 2017 11:00am – All Ages Where The Law Society (map) Blackhall Place Dublin 07 Other InfoCalcutta Run – the Legal Fundraiser is calling runners of all levels, family, kids and friends to kick … Continue reading

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CDYSB Support for Masamba Youth Project

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a grant of €2000 by the City of Dublin Youth Service Board (CDYSB). This grant will be used to purchase some new instruments and sticks for our Youth Project, and … Continue reading

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Kilmainaham, Dublin – 09/16/16 – Masamba Samba School – Culture Night 2016

Gig: Culture Night 2016 When Friday, September 16, 2016 6:30pm – All Ages Where Masamba Samba School (map) 25-27 Bow Lane West Kilmainaham, Dublin, Ireland 08 Other InfoMasamba are throwing our doors open for the first time this Culture Night! … Continue reading

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Bray, Co. Wicklow – 08/28/16 – The Harbour Bar – Brazil Meets Bray

Gig: Brazil Meets Bray When Sunday, August 28, 2016 2:00pm – FREE GIG – All Ages Where The Harbour Bar (map) Dock Terrace Bray, Co. Wicklow Other InfoBRAZIL MEETS BRAY A fantastic event featuring a range of art forms to … Continue reading

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