Artists and Performers set to make a Big Splash in Newport

Railroad Bill Newport festival ‘The Big Splash’ returns to the city centre this weekend for its seventh year with a line up of free street theatre, music and family activities across Saturday and Sunday. Over twenty top class performing companies from across the UK and beyond will be bringing over fifty free street theatre showsContinue reading “Artists and Performers set to make a Big Splash in Newport”

Twentieth Maindee Festival looks at Fair Play

The 20th Maindee Festival gets underway Saturday July 9, with the festival teaming up with Newport’ City Council’s Fairness Commission to explore the idea of fairness in Newport. The Maindee carnival parade will commence the theme of Fair Play as it makes its way through the streets of Maindee from 11.30 towards the festival siteContinue reading “Twentieth Maindee Festival looks at Fair Play”

A Host Of Literary and Music Events At Caerleon Festival

Caerleon Festival gets underway this evening with a host of literary and music events.  Abergavenny-based poet, author and playwright, Owen Sheers presents Poetry in the Pews at St Cadoc’s Church at 6.45pm. Sheers, who recently appeared at The Hay Festival, wrote the script for The Passion, a 72-hour production in Port Talbot by National Theatre Wales,Continue reading “A Host Of Literary and Music Events At Caerleon Festival”

Unique Dance Events From India Dance Wales At Everyman Open Air Festival

Two unique events presented by India Dance Wales’ will take place at Everyman’s Open Air Festival in Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on Sunday July 10. Bharatanatyam, a classic Indian dance will be performed by Shishyas (disciples) trained by India Dance Wales at 2.30pm. In this annual showcase, Shishyas of all ages, abilities and backgrounds come togetherContinue reading “Unique Dance Events From India Dance Wales At Everyman Open Air Festival”

Stars line up to take part in Humble By Nature Festival Weekend

Tickets for this weekend’s Kate Humble’ Big Day Out Festival weekend event at Penalt, Monmouth are proving popular with the festival’s opening comedy event featuring Miles Jupp and Lucy Porter now sold out. There is still an opportunity to purchase weekend or Saturday only ticket for other festival events including an appearance from TV chef MattContinue reading “Stars line up to take part in Humble By Nature Festival Weekend”

Laughter Lines: Miles Jupp Gets Set For Humble By Nature Festival

FOLLOWING the sell-out success of The Big Day Out 2015, the festival returns this year from Friday, July 1 to Sunday, July 3 July at Humble by Nature in Monmouthshire, the working farm owned and run by Kate Humble. The festival promises to be a barrel of laughs with comedians Miles Jupp, Justin Edwards, LucyContinue reading “Laughter Lines: Miles Jupp Gets Set For Humble By Nature Festival”

Get Creative With RawFfest At Newport Riverfront

This weekend, BBC Wales, Arts Council of Wales and What Next? are teaming up to celebrate the nation’s creativity and to celebrate, RawFfest will be running a taster day at The Riverfront, Newport.

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