Festival hub offering a full daily programme of events, conversations and activities across SPILL

 

Cromwell Square Ipswich IP1 1UP Every day of the festival

 

Across the festival the SPILL DOME is a friendly space to gather and be together,
for all sorts of fun times, art and events.

From coffee mornings and artists’ talks, to live art, spoken word, live music and local DJ’s, the SPILL DOME brings the festival to the street in new and exciting ways.
Come along for interesting talks each morning, kids and families activities in the afternoons, live music early evening, and stay in to the night with our talented DJs.

 

EVERYONE is welcome at the SPILL DOME and guess what – EVERYTHING IS FREE.
See you there!

Wednesday 26 October

  • 18:00 - 19:00 SPILL Festival Opening Reception
    Speeches, drinks + hot chips (pay bar)
  • 19:00 - 22:00 Performances by Elaine Mitchener and Latai Taumoepeau
  • 20:00 - 20:30 The Unwell – Martin O’Brien + Suhail Ilyas
  • 22:00 - 23:00 J.S & The Lockerbillies

Thursday 27 October

  • 11:00 - 12:00 SPILL Coffee Morning + daily artist's talk
  • 13:00 - 17:00 Kids' Disco with Cutting Discos
  • 19:00 - 20:00 SPILL Sound Session: Janice Oliver
  • 20:00 - 22:00 SPILL Sound Session: Martyn Peck DJ

Friday 28 October

  • 09:00 - 11:00 Producer Gathering
  • 11:00 - 12:00 SPILL Coffee Morning + daily artist's talk
  • 13:00 - 17:00 Playing Up - Live Art for Kids
  • 18:00 - 22:00 SPILL Sound Session: Hip hop, rap and reggae presented by Anton Roberts

Saturday 29 October

  • 11:00 - 12:00 SPILL Coffee Morning 3: ’How to be an audience together’ with Johanna Linsley
  • 13:00 - 17:00 Playing Up - Live Art for Kids
  • 18:00 - 19:00 SPILL Sound Session: She Shanties
  • 19:00 - 20:00 SPILL Sound Session: Reb Capper
  • 20:00 - 22:00 SPILL Sound Session: DJ Matt Catling

Sunday 30 October

  • 11:00 - 12:00 SPILL Coffee Morning 4 – ‘How to hang out together’ with Johanna Linsley
  • 13:00 - 19:00 GetOnTheSoapBox Stage – spoken word and poetry:
    Dan Clark / Amy SoapBpx / Storytelling with bards Aloud / The Suffolk Poetry Society / Thomas Knave / Tom the Zengineer / Ipswich Rap Community / Em Bea / Rhyme Scene / matt Annis / jayd Green / The Writers & Speakers Collective / Ben James / Cro Page / Suffolk Feminist Society / Justine De Mierre / Tapas & Tales / Spoken Word Open Mic
  • 20:00 - 23:00 SPILL Closing party (pay bar)