TeamKB lead Our Greatest Team Parade
Posted by admin at 7:04 pm on 21 September, 2012. 0 comments
Kinetika Bloco had the immense honour to lead Our Greatest Team Parade on Monday 10th September. The Parade organised by The Mayor Of London in conjunction with the BOC and the BPA featured 2 giant lion puppets built by Kinetika and 120 performers...
Thames Festival 2012: Bloco doing it again!
Posted by Shayanna at 12:00 am on 11 September, 2012. 0 comments
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Thames Festival 2012 was absolutely LIVE!!!
KB dancers perform with Baaba Maal
Posted by admin at 12:00 am on 28 August, 2012. 0 comments
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On 28th July 9 of the Kinetika Bloco dancers had the huge opportunity to perform on the Royal Festival Hall main stage with the amazing Baaba Maal and his band of friends.  They worked together for a week with the choreographer Georges Momboye...
Southwark Lambeth Olympic Torch Relay
Posted by admin at 12:00 am on 26 July, 2012. 0 comments
Kinetika Bloco was proud to represent Southwark and Lambeth as the Olympic Torch Relay passed across the border of the two boroughs.  We played to the gathering crowd before, during and after the Torch passed through on the last day of it's...
Hackney One Carnival: Sunny and LONG!
Posted by admin at 12:00 am on 21 July, 2012. 0 comments
Kinetika Bloco had fun in the sun on Saturday at Hackney One Carnival!  It was actually our first proper carnival since Spring School so some of the newbies were seriously inducted into the Bloco Way by playing and dancing non stop for nearly 4...
Kinetika Bloco brings the sun out at IYAF
Posted by admin at 9:34 am on 10 July, 2012. 0 comments
After a rainy morning on Sunday the sun came out just in time for the International Youth Arts Festival carnival in Kingston.  Kinetika Bloco joined several other groups to perform in the carnival which went through the shopping streets of...
Highshore School Project
Posted by admin at 10:19 am on 28 June, 2012. 0 comments
Yesterday Kinetika Bloco completed a term of workshops in Highshore School Peckham with a performance in Peckham Square.  Bloco Leaders Shayanna Dyer-Harris and Vanessa Williams had been leading an after school club with AKA Drummers (who we...
Kinetika Bloco at the AMATEO Conference
Posted by Shayanna at 10:10 pm on 17 June, 2012. 0 comments
The AMATEO conference - Everyone's a Winner - is about how voluntary Arts and amateur crafts can leave long lasting benefits for everyone. It was full of people who work in the arts in some way and are enthusiastic about music and creative works...
Kinetika Bloco at the St. Albans Festival
Posted by Shayanna at 10:10 pm on 16 June, 2012. 0 comments
You know its going to be a good day when the Bloco are going on a coach journey. We made an apperance at the opening of the St. Albans Festival, celebrating everything good about St. Albans.
Bloco Masters Launch
Posted by admin at 5:01 pm on 7 June, 2012. 0 comments
We launched the Youth Music Funded Bloco Masters Programme yesterday with a workshop with 66 Bloco members at St Gabriel's college in Brixton.  Drummers, Steel pan players, musicians and dancers gathered together to prepare for our forthcoming...
London Sweet Video Footage
Posted by admin at 11:27 am on 30 May, 2012. 0 comments
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If you were one of the unfortunate few who were unable to attend the Kinetika Bloco Spring School Finale and therefore missed out on the fantastic performance of London Sweet then fear not.....the footage of the whole show is now available on You...
Spring School Review
Posted by admin at 10:19 am on 25 April, 2012. 0 comments
So the dust has cleared after a hugely successful Spring School which saw 93 young people join together at Southbank Centre to create a phenomenal show in just 8 days.  We had 39 brand new young people and 54 members returning, representing 46...
Leadership Programme - Jamie Edwards
Posted by admin at 9:15 am on 19 April, 2012. 0 comments
Last night we had an evening session with Jamie Edwards and the young people on the Bloco Leadership Programme.  Jamie has worked with some of the best athletes in sports, is called on by business executives and the corporate world to help...
Urenna invites you to join Spring School
Posted by admin at 7:50 am on 23 March, 2012. 0 comments
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We need lots of dancers this year at Spring School, so to encourage you, here is Urenna!
Saxophonist Vanessa invites you to Spring School
Posted by admin at 11:21 am on 22 March, 2012. 0 comments
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Come and join us at Spring School.  It is running over the Easter holiday's on the following dates: Saturday 31st March, Monday 2nd - Friday 6th April, Tuesday 10th - Wednesday 11th April.  So for those of you with exams there are still...
Drummer Dominic invites you to Spring School
Posted by admin at 8:13 am on 17 March, 2012. 0 comments
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Come and join us this Easter holiday for Kinetika Bloco Spring School
The Colour of Sound February 2012
Posted by admin at 6:35 pm on 5 March, 2012. 0 comments
Over February half term we worked with 45 young people at Archbishop Sumner Primary school who gathered from the North Lambeth cluster of Primary and Secondary Schools for 4 days.  They chose to learn either Samba drumming, African drumming,...
Leadership Programme Role Models
Posted by admin at 12:02 pm on 28 February, 2012. 0 comments
Last night the Kinetika Bloco Leadership Programme gathered for an inspiring night with David Hopley OBE who facilitated a session on Being an Influencer and Role Model.  Through the evening David shared his Leadership journey from working in a...
Spring School 2012
Posted by admin at 1:52 pm on 23 February, 2012. 0 comments
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Spring School 2012 is going ahead thanks to recently received funding from the Arts Council.  Bookings have now opened for the school and there is an early bird rate of £25 if you book your place before 14th March 2012.  We have some high...
Leadership Programme Work Out
Posted by admin at 7:36 pm on 20 February, 2012. 0 comments
Monday 13th and Tuesday 14th February 18 Bloco leaders gathered together for the Leadership Programme: Work Out.  The days were facilitated by Adie Shariff and we had a great time learning about Aspiration, Resilience and Charm.  Over the...
Kinetika Bloco on BBC Radio 2 World Class Brass
Posted by admin at 12:09 pm on 16 February, 2012. 196 comments
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Kinetika Bloco is excited to be featured on World Class Brass a BBC Radio 2 production by Miranda Hinkley.  Her team came to record and interview us at Notting Hill 2011 and we are honoured to be a part of an amazing show looking at Brass...
Bloco Leadership Programme - Kick Off
Posted by admin at 1:28 pm on 6 January, 2012. 0 comments
This January we kicked off the Bloco Leadership Programme with 18 young Bloco Members who are serious about taking a leadership role in life and within the Bloco.  This is the development of our Trainee Programme and is going to give us a...

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