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To be or not to be - An exhibition by Lenka Davidikova @ The Green Room
‘To be or not to be’ Lenka Davidikova 3rd – 22nd February Opening launch Thursday 2nd feb. 7-9pm The Green Room Cafe at The Black Box, presents an exhibition by Slovakian born, Belfast based artist... Read more »
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL - Matrix Science Poetry Competition @ Black Box
MATRIX, the NI Science Industry Panel, is teaming up with the John Hewitt Society to bring you a night of talks and science themed poetry, culminating in a world record attempt for the most haiku... Read more »
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL -  Can you Die from a Broken Heart? @ Black Box
History and literature is awash with tragic heroes and heroines dying from a broken heart. In Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Lady Montague is reported by her husband to have died of a broken heart after... Read more »
Ten x 9 - NI Science Festival @ The Black Box
For the second year, Tenx9 and the NI Science festival are delighted to partner with each other for a night of true stories about “The final frontier”. This isn’t a night for presenting your PhD... Read more »
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL - What's Your Poison? @ Black Box
What’s Your Poison? Thursday 23 February, 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm Suitability: 18+ Price Includes Three Cocktail Drinks £20 Join us for an evening of toxicology and intoxication! From the people who brought us the... Read more »
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm
RESIST 004 @ The Green Room
RESIST 004 RESIST is back again with the Thursday night live set showcase. Free admission – music starts early 8pm sharp. Live sets from: alice / Ghost Signs / Joel McMordie + DJ’s: residents Liam... Read more »
THE GREEN ROOM SESSIONS: STRUCTURES AND LIGHT - GROUP ZERO RELEASE PARTY @ The Green Room
Touch Sensitive and The Black Box celebrate the release of Group Zero’s new album ‘Structures And Light’ with visuals and DJ sets from Cathal (Group Zero), Jonny (Low Profile) and Mark (Touch Sensitive). “Here’s a... Read more »
LIGHT - Remembering the Pound Club - Volume II @ Black Box
Due to popular demand and so many missing out on the show back in September, Albert Mills and friends play their second show featuring the music of Light, Sk’boo and the Jim Armstrong Band +... Read more »
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL - A TASTE OF FLAVOUR SENSENATION @ Black Box
A Taste of Flavour SenseNation (Belfast) Saturday 25 February, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Suitability: 8 Yrs+ Two Sessions: 2pm – 3pm & 4pm – 5pm (60 minutes) £8 Fancy a taste of Flavour SenseNation?... Read more »
CQ Comedy Club - Kill Your Darlings @ Green Room
“In writing, you must kill your darlings.” – William Faulkner A new Saturday afternoon comedy show that forces the very best in local comedy to craft sets of entirely brand new material, thus killing their... Read more »
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL - In Conversation with Greg Wilson @ Black Box
  NI Science Festival in association with Sunflower Fest Greg Wilson is an electro-funk pioneer and nowadays leading figure in the global disco/re-edits movement. DJing since 1975 Greg has gained much respect as a commentator... Read more »
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL - DJ Night with Greg Wilson @ Black Box
NI Science Festival in association with Sunflower Fest Greg Wilson’s new label, Super Weird Substance sees his focus return to original recordings as well as live events, known as ‘Super Weird Happenings’.  A night not... Read more »
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour Starts from: Outside the Dark Horse, Commercial Court, Belfast Start Time: 12 noon, (90m), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
NI SCIENCE FESTIVAL: Secrets of an FX Kitchen - A Faculty Lecture @ The Black Box
Titanic Creative Make Up Artists will take you through the art of creating realistic guts and gore for SFX make up using a range of ingredients found in your kitchen cupboard! You would be surprised how... Read more »
The Master Persuader: How to Use Mind Control Like Donald Trump @ The Green Room
When Donald Trump became President the world had a collective heart attack. How could this lunatic win an election? How could people vote for this orange-faced narcissist who is very clearly the definition of a... Read more »
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm
Slow Jam @ Green Room
Slow Jam provides home listening in a club environment, the perfect antidote for your Saturday night hangover. Serving up blissed out vibes, sonic oddities, low slung house & jazz infused beats from some of Belfast’s... Read more »
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Common Room Mondays @ The Green Room
  The Green Room opens its’ doors to all UUB students who need an alternative space to study or de-stress every Monday £1 tea, coffee and traybakes for those with a valid UUB student card... Read more »
Alan Irwin's Electoral College @ Green Room
Political science buff and comedian Alan Irwin hosts a comedy panel show dissecting the latest act in the Stormont circus alongside team captains Ronan Linskey and Luke McGibbon, aided and abetted by a selection of... Read more »
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm
Half Bap Cabaret @ Green Room
Half Bap Cabaret Wednesday 1st March 8pm (Doors 7.30) £6.50   2017 is pretty messed up so far right. What the world needs now is art. Not, pretty distraction but angry, challenging dangerous art. A voice... Read more »
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm
Cabaret for Cambodia @ Black Box
A jubilant jamboree of the finest performers; heart-warming, feel-gooding, fund-raising, Friday fun! All in aid of M’Lop Tapang, a non-profit organization which has been working with vulnerable children and youth, their families and their community of... Read more »
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
Mar 4 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Singing Hands by FunDays @ !Tor Bank School!
Singing Hands duo Suzanne and Tracey, are coming back to Belfast! Two performances to choose from Doors open 30 minutes before each show. Show Times: 10.30am and 1.30pm, Venue: Tor Bank School, 5 Dunlady Rd,... Read more »
Mar 4 @ 8:30 pm
Manukahunney Blue
Manukahunney Blue hit the Black Box for the first time in March 2017. This is a stripped down smaller band set up, with the same spirited vibe of the big MH band, with cool soul vibes... Read more »
Mar 5 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
BELFAST FLEA @ The Black Box
  Belfast flea market is a magic little market that happens once a month.. The first Sunday of every month.Come along for all things second hand, vintage,retro,antique,bric a brack,preloved and bargains galor!! Great food,drink and... Read more »
Mar 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour Starts from: Outside the Dark Horse, Commercial Court, Belfast Start Time: 12 noon, (90m), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Common Room Mondays @ The Green Room
  The Green Room opens its’ doors to all UUB students who need an alternative space to study or de-stress every Monday £1 tea, coffee and traybakes for those with a valid UUB student card... Read more »
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm
Black Moon @ Black Box
Black Moon is a night for and by adults with learning disabilities – giving people a chance to socialise in a cool, modern environment, meet new people and learn new skills.   The club is... Read more »
David Braziel: Too Big For Words @ The Green Room
David Braziel has been misunderstanding for comic effect since 1969. An award winning performance poet, writer and newly qualified stand-up comedian he has performed all over Ireland, broadcast on the BBC and has had his... Read more »
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm
Midweek Magic @ The Green Room
Are you a fan of the flourish, a sucker for sleight of hand or dazzled by the discovery of the disappeared? Seedhead Arts and the Black Box have teamed up to bring you an evening... Read more »
Brilliant Corners festival of Jazz Presents - Ronan Guilfoyle’s ‘HANDS’ @ Black Box
Irish bassist Ronan Guilfoyle is one of the major figures in the Irish jazz scene, with an international reputation as both a musician and composer. Bringing together two of New York’s finest musicians; saxophonist Dave... Read more »

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