A HOME FOR LIVE MUSIC, THEATRE,
LITERATURE, COMEDY, FILM, VISUAL
ART, SCIENCE, CIRCUS, CABARET
AND ALL POINTS IN BETWEEN

Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 30 @ 11:00 am
Exhibition - The Selfish Dream @ The Green Room
Exhibition. 7th – 30th July 2016. Preview 7 – 9pm Thursday 7th July Twenty dayglo posters re-stage imagery from The Selfish Dream, a comic book by Om Lekha & Blinky 4. Re-prints of the posters cost... Read more »
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
ReDirection - Beta @ The Black Box
ReDirection film club returns to celebrate all that is beta, 80s, hairy and scary! With added hotdogs. The Fly – 7 July Fletch – 14 July American Werewolf in London – 21 July Bad Taste... Read more »
Jul 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
To Ten - LunchBox Theatre
TO TEN a short play by Claire Robinson directed by David Willis Gerald has been seeing his therapist, Ashley, for some time now. Geri, his subconscious, is getting tired of it. Featuring Simon Sweeney, Brian... Read more »
Night of a Thousand Stevies @ The Black Box
We Can’t Wait to set Rooms on Fire with our Night of a Thousand Stevies; a celebration of the Goddess ne plus ultra. After opening with a screening of the 1981 ‘The White Winged Dove Tour’... Read more »
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Phased DJ Collective @ The Green Room
Phased DJ collective – Every Friday in the Green Room: Journeys in music to jump-start the weekend. Back-to-back Selector Sessions feat: Jan Jaffer / Defcon / Kwame / Andy le Funk / Shamen Delly / Gretta Gunn... Read more »
Comedy Lab - Lorcan McGrane’s Charity Shop Rummage @ The Green Room
When he is not in his childhood bedroom talking to action figures and wallowing in existential angst, Monaghan comedian and ‘Rural Irish Geek’ Lorcan McGrane (BBC’s Live at the Sunflower) likes nothing more wandering aimlessly... Read more »
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
CANCELLED - Archer - Quiz @ The Black Box
ARCHER QUIZ NIGHT HAS BEEN POSTPONED BUT FRET NOT IT WILL RETURN! TICKETS PURCHASED WILL BE REFUNDED. Holy shitsnacks! Don your tactleneck and take a trip to Whore Island for Archer Night, an evening of... Read more »
Jul 31 @ 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 »
A History Of Illusion - A Faculty Lecture
The world of Magic performance and Illusion dates back thousands of years. it’s evolution is a fascinating tale of mystery and mischief, Gods and Kings, con men and conjurors and even Life and Death. This... Read more »
Comedy Lab - Ruaidhrí Ward’s Talking Over… Footloose @ The Green Room
Ruaidhri Ward (Blame Game BBCNI) & The Infinite Jest present “Talking over…” a night where your favourite Movies, TV Shows, & whatever else are, yes, talked over & torn apart by some of Northern Ireland’s... Read more »
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Black Moon Summer School @ The Black Box
Black Moon is excited to present an opportunity for young adults with learning disabilities to learn some new skills! Interested in DJing? Interested in putting on events? Like watching interesting films and want to find... Read more »
Eleanor Tiernan & Chris Kent: Starting from Scratch
Firm favourites of the Black Box, Eleanor Tiernan and Chris Kent return for a new work-in-progress show, having upped sticks and moved to London after years of building their careers in their native land. What... Read more »
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
A Good Hiding - book launch @ The Green Room
A Good Hiding, published by Atom books, is a young adult novel by Shirley-Anne McMillan. Set in Belfast, A Good Hiding tells the story of pregnant runaway teenager Nollaig and her best friend Stephen who... Read more »
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Belfast science Cafe: On the Hunt For Alien Worlds @ The Green Room
What are the chances of life existing on other planets? and if it did, how could we ever find it? Dr. Chris Watson, head researcher at the extrasolar planet research group at Queen’s University Belfast... Read more »
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm
Ten x 9 @ The Black Box
It’s our fourth year at Pride and we are delighted to be back doing a Tenx9 night in partnership with this most magnificent of festivals. This year our theme is Love. We want stories of... Read more »
Aug 5 @ 8:00 pm
Hutton Dressed As Lamb @ The Black Box
Belfast Pride is proud to present the return of thon big queer Gemma Hutton, as she returns to the stage with her second one woman comedy show, ‘Hutton dressed as lamb’ – the follow up... Read more »
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Phased DJ Collective @ The Green Room
Phased DJ collective – Every Friday in the Green Room: Journeys in music to jump-start the weekend. Back-to-back Selector Sessions feat: Jan Jaffer / Defcon / Kwame / Andy le Funk / Shamen Delly / Gretta Gunn... Read more »
Aug 7 @ 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 »
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Black Moon Summer School @ The Black Box
Black Moon is excited to present an opportunity for young adults with learning disabilities to learn some new skills! Interested in DJing? Interested in putting on events? Like watching interesting films and want to find... Read more »
Aug 9 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
 @ The Green Room
Scott (piano) lives in Belfast, Fabrice (vocals) lives in Paris. They started to play together two years ago when they met for a gig in Belfast. While performing in various jazz venues in their respective... Read more »
Woodstock Rhythm and Blues Festival - Andy Fairweather Low and the Low Riders @ The Black Box
ANDY FAIRWEATHER LOW & THE LOWRIDERS Andy Fairweather Low came to prominence as the lead singer in Amen Corner. The 60s saw them clock up hit after pop hit. Songs such as ‘Bend Me Shape... Read more »
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Phased DJ Collective @ The Green Room
Phased DJ collective – Every Friday in the Green Room: Journeys in music to jump-start the weekend. Back-to-back Selector Sessions feat: Jan Jaffer / Defcon / Kwame / Andy le Funk / Shamen Delly / Gretta Gunn... Read more »
Aug 13 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Baby Bugs Disco @ The Black Box
Baby Bugs Disco – interactive dance and play for babies and toddlers and their parents, so come along with your wee one for a boogie!  Two sessions – 12.30pm and 2.30pm.  Tickets for each session... Read more »
Belfast Film Festival Presents: Mean Girls Prom Night @ The Black Box
Celebrate the horror and the hilarity of the Prom with the cutting wit of Tina Fey’s  brilliantly smart satire. We’ll be showing classic prom movie clips before the main feature and encouraging everyone to dress... Read more »
Aug 13 @ 8:00 pm
Neo-Neo @ The Green Room
Neo-Neo is a new live performance series bringing together a choice selection of the country’s most innovative electronic musicians and contemporary artists. Each unique event will feature live music matched with bespoke visuals, creating an... Read more »
Aug 14 @ 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 »
Belfast Film Festival Presents: Sing A-long Mamma Mia! @ The Black Box
Join in and sing-a-long!! The delirious sight of Meryl Streep leading a river of multigenerational women singing “Dancing Queen” is one of the high points of Mamma Mia!, the musical built around the songs of... Read more »

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