Troublemakers - Fringe Events

Thu 13 Jul 2017 to Sun 16 Jul 2017

THROUGHOUT THE FESTIVAL

THE PUBLIC HOUSE The Last Resort
New visions for a community boozer. Or just a chat over a pint.
OPENS THU 17:00-00:00 | FRI 17:00-01:00 | SAT: 12:00-01:00 | SUN: 12:20:00

UWTSD
Look out for unusual artworks and installations by graduating students of UWTSD’s Fine Art MA.

 

THURSDAY

14:00-16:00 Volcano
SWANSEA AFTER DARK
Discuss the future of the night-time economy in the City Centre.

15:00-16:00 Starts at Oxfam Castle Street
TOUR OF BABEL
A stroll through Swansea’s multilingual High Street.

17:30-19:00 Volcano
IYAD BURNAT
Renowned Palestinian activist talks about life in the occupied West Bank.

 

FRIDAY

13:15-14:30 Ysgol Crug Glas
ZEBRA CROSSING
A pop-up on-road installation with pupils and staff of Crug Glas school.

15:00-16:00 TOUR OF BABEL See above

19:00 Canolfan Morgannwg
KNOCK KNOCK
Damian Kingsley’s story of his journey from Land’s End to Edinburgh with no money, raising awareness for Shelter. Tickets £5
BOOK HERE

 

 

SATURDAY

11:00-16:00 High Street
TAG MY RIDE
Mark Stephenson has abandoned his old banger on the High Street. Feel free to tag it!

12:00 Canolfan Morgannwg
MAKERS’ MARKET
Hand-made gifts and items by local artists.

14:00-20:30 Canolfan Morgannwg
ALL DAY ACOUSTIC STAGE
The best in local and not-so-local acts entertain you with original compositions.

16:00 Canolfan Morgannwg
SONGS & STORIES
Enchanting tales for children and adults, from the magical Miranda Betts. Tickets £5
BOOK HERE

19:00 Canolfan Morgannwg
DAFT PUN
The Punasaurus comes to town! Fun for all the family with Tony Cowards. Tickets £5
BOOK HERE

15:00-16:00 TOUR OF BABEL See above

15:00-17:00 High Street
THE PLEBEIAN SCRIBBLERS
Experienced scribblers travel the length of High Street, drawing what they see. With Rose Davies/Rosie Scribblah.

15:00-17:00 High Street
CHUCK DOWN A CRATE
The heartache, drama and joy of modern living. Poets on the Hill speak truth to power. This is poetry of the street.

 

SUNDAY

11:00-16:00 TAG MY RIDE See above

12:00-14-00 CHUCK DOWN A CRATE See above

12:00 Starts at Galerie Simpson
DRESS LIKE LEON ATKIN DAY
Celebrate the life of legendary Swansea Troublemaker Leon Atkin, with a pub crawl from Jimmy Wilde's to St. Pauls Church.
Dress code: Strictly Leon!

12:00-13-00 Volcano
JOURNALING FOR TROUBLEMAKERS
An introduction to journaling followed by a short free writing session on the topic of Trouble. With Amy Barnes.

13:00-15-30 High Street & Pottery Street Tunnel
THE PLEBEIAN PRINTMAKERS
Swansea printmakers travel along High Street printing from metal structures like manhole covers and posting them in the new graffiti tunnel.

15:00-16:00 TOUR OF BABEL See above

17:00 Cinema & Co
FILM & TALK: WALL WRITERS – GRAFFITI IN ITS INNOCENCE
Must-see documentary about the writers who started the movement. Meet Pride (of legendary crew The Chrome Angelz).
Free Entry

21:00 Canolfan Morgannwg
NOSON FFLAWEN
Join Noel James and a host of alternative Welsh entertainers. Tickets £5
BOOK HERE

 

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