Friars Walk Zone sponsored by Friars Walk

John Frost Square and Usk Plaza become giant stages for the big, the bonkers and the brilliant over the weekend. John Frost Square will have performances popping up and showcasing a wonderful range of entertainment!

Our Information Point is also based here, manned by staff and volunteers from Newport Live who will be able to answer your Big Splash questions.

 

Here’s the line-up for the weekend:

John Frost Square

Saturday

11:00 – 11:25    Grumpy Unicorns    
11:00 – 11:40    Hippochondriac (Roving Act)
11:35 – 12:10    Defying Gravity Academy    
12:10 – 12:50    Great Insect Games    
12:50 – 13:20    Falconry Dismay    
13:30 – 13:55    Grumpy Unicorns    
13:50 – 14:30    Hippochondriac (Roving Act)
14:10 – 14:45    Defying Gravity Academy    
15:00 – 15:30    Falconry Dismay    
15:30 – 16:10    Great Insect Games
16:10 – 16:50    Hippochondriac (Roving Act)
16:20 – 16:50    Vince Henderson

In a change to what was previously advertised, unfortunately Able Mable will no longer be performed at Big Splash this year.

Sunday

11:30 – 12:00    Vince Henderson
12:00 – 12:35    Defying Gravity Academy
12:35 – 13:05    Unstable Acts
13:05 – 13:30    Grumpy Unicorns
13:30 – 14:00    Vince Henderson    
14:05 – 14:35    Barracwda    
15:05 – 15:30    Grumpy Unicorns  
15630 – 12:00    Vince Henderson  

 

In a change to what was previously advertised, unfortunately HATCH Youth Theatre: Spontaneousness or Able Mable will no longer be performed at Big Splash this year.

Usk Plaza

Saturday

11:15 – 11:45    Unstable Acts
11:45 – 12:15    The Pigeons (Roving Act)
12:30 – 12:50    Honeymoon Balloon
13:50 – 14:20    Unstable Acts
15:10 – 15:40    The Pigeons (Roving Act)
15:50 – 16:10     Honeymoon Balloon

Sunday

11:45 – 12:15    Roo’d (Roving Act)
12:40 – 13:05    Dandyism
12:55 – 13:25    Roo’d (Roving Act)
13:45 – 14:05    Honeymoon Balloon
14:00 – 14:30    Dave’s Cone Show (Roving Act)
14:35 – 15:00    Dandyism (this performance will feature BSL interpretation)
15:00 – 15:30    Roo’d (Roving Act)
15:30 – 15:50    Honeymoon Balloon
16:20 – 16:50    Unstable Acts

 

2022 Funders, Sponsors & Partners

A huge thank you to our funders, sponsors and partners for helping make Big Splash 2022 possible:

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