Welcome to the Suffolk School of Samba

We perform music and dance inspired by Brazil, Cuba, Africa and our home town of Ipswich.

We are proud to be the original samba group in the region, getting started in 1994.
We’ve taught and performed to thousands of people at hundreds of events.


We would like to wish everyone a very Happy Christmas and New Year
Thank you for all your support in 2022, we look forward to seeing you in 2023

Current confirmed gigs for 2023 include.......

Thursday 11 May - Charity Event for Matt Bayfield Brain Tumour & Beardies in Need
also appearing Shingle Street Street Folk, The Pop Chrous, Lil from over the hill
Levington Marina - 6pm - Tickets £10

Saturday 3 June - Charity Event for Fresh Start - New Beginnings
Ipswich Waterfront (times tbc)

Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 July - Heveningham Hall Country Fair
Performances am and pm both days (times tbc)

Saturday 22 July - Felixstowe Carnival
Procession - 1pm - Colneis Road (through town and along seafront)
Static - 4pm (location to be confirmed)


If you would like to join us we would be delighted to see you at our Thursday evening rehearsals which take place every week from
6.30pm - 8.30pm (dancers) and 7.30pm - 9.30pm (band) at St Peters Church by the Waterfront in Ipswich.

For full breakdown of rehearsal session please click ''Contact Us'


To view a selection of videos of the SSOS please click the link below:



We thank you for your continued support and look forward to seeing you all soon.

New events will be put on our 'Gigs List' - for details of how to book us please visit our 'Contact Us' page