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

Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm
Exhibition- GO GIRL @ The Green Room
We are a collaborative community of young creatives based in Belfast and Derry who believe in feminism, opportunity and inclusion. We believe in nurturing a network where women are understood, respected and supported in their... Read more »
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm
Tenx9 - Fear @ The Black Box
  Tenx9 – theme “Fear”   Tenx9 is a free storytelling event that began in Belfast where 9 people have up to ten minutes each to tell a true story from their lives. If you... Read more »
Oct 25 @ 8:00 pm
Half Bap Cabaret @ The Green Room
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 for the disaffected, a challenge to the dominant narrative and... Read more »
ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE & guests @ The Black Box
Strange Victory Presents ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE & guests Thursday 26th October 2017 Japanese Psychedelic legends return to play their first ever Black Box show! Tickets £11 plus booking fee in advance / £12.50 on door
Oct 27 @ 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 »
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
An Inconvenient Bollocking
  Due to ‘unpresidented’ demand… Viper Higgins (Hardy Bucks/World News) is Mayo’s answer to David Icke. Join Francis and guests for an unparalleled Powerpoint demonstration on who really controls the world. Featuring unseen videos. Strictly... Read more »
Time To Be Proud's Halloween Shakedown @ The Black Box
Time To Be Proud Records invite you to a pre Halloween CHAMBER OF CHILLS . Experience a proper GHOULS NIGHT OUT as they present a showcase of the finest rock’n’roll acts around with : STOP... Read more »
Oct 29 @ 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, (2hr), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
Monkeys Love Mirrors - A Faculty Lecture @ The Green Room
The world is a beach ball, atoms are spooky, monkeys love mirrors, beer can cry, adolescent ticks are lazy, and humans no longer stare idly into space. Which all makes perfect sense when we ask:... Read more »
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm
Beetlejuice @ The Black Box
  IT’S SHOWTIME! Say it once, say it twice, third time’s the charm. Adam and Barbara are a normal couple…who happen to be dead. They have given their precious time to decorate their house and... Read more »
Oct 29 @ 8:00 pm
Janet Dowd Band @ The Green Room
Janet Dowd returns to the Black Box following the success of her latest release ‘HOME’ which took the Number 1 spot in Irish Music Magazines Top 10 Folk Albums. She will be joined by a... Read more »
Oct 30 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Common Room Mondays @ The Green Room
  The Green Room opens its’ doors to all  students who need an alternative space to study or de-stress every Monday £1 tea, coffee and traybakes for those with a valid  student card Mon down... Read more »
Stalemates Podcast: Halloween, LIVE! @ The Green Room
Stalemates Podcast: Halloween, LIVE! Tuesday 31 October 2017 Green Room 8.00pm-11.00pm Adm/Tickets: £5 The Stalemates are back to give you the willies with a LIVE podcast! Yes, Joe Nawaz and John Patrick Higgins doing their talking... Read more »
Social Media and Ageing: Getting Your Granny Connected. @ The Green Room
How long is it before you look at a device in the morning? One minute, thirty seconds, five seconds? Each of us live our lives through a device which has now become an extension of... Read more »
Yorkston / Thorne / Khan @ Black Box
We are delighted to welcome back Yorkston/Thorne/Khan after their unforgettable performance last year. The trio of James Yorkston (one of the most influential singer/songwriters on the Scottish folk scene), Jon Thorne (best known as jazz... Read more »
Nov 2 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Real Sketchy @ The Green Room
Since November 2012 Seedhead Arts has been running and developing Real Sketchy, a open live sketching event taking place in a bar environment. Over the years it’s developed from something that was largely populated by... Read more »
Nov 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 »
CQ Comedy Club: The Mix Up @ The Green Room
CQ Comedy Club: The Mix Up Sat 4 November2017, @ 3.00pm-5.30pm The Green Room Adm: £3 [Pay on door] Cathedral Quarter Comedy Club in association with The Infinite Jest presents the The Mix Up, a... Read more »
Nov 4 @ 8:00 pm
Manukahunney Blue @ Black Box
  The London born sisters have been a well loved feature at the infamous International Guinness Blues on the Bay Festival for the last few years and joined by their 3 piece talented musicians Henrique... Read more »
Nov 5 @ 7:30 pm
CRAIG GALLAGHER @ The Green Room
CRAIG GALLAGHER Hotpress One To Watch 2017 No.1 on iTunes Ireland Last seen in Belfast supporting Gavin James at a sold out Mandela Hall, Craig Gallagher returns to the city for his first headliner when... Read more »
What's going on in Irish prisons? @ The Green Room
What’s going on in Irish prisons? Date: 6 November 2017 Time: 18:30 – 20:00 Using research hot off the press, four PhD students from Ireland present their unique findings on the needs, attitudes and experiences... Read more »
Walking and talking about Belfast's street art @ The Black Box
Walking and talking about Belfast’s street art Location: Belfast Date: 7 November 2017 Time: 12:00 – 13:45 Belfast, Beirut and Berlin all share something special – a penchant for ‘post-conflict’ street art. Join Ulster University’s... Read more »
Northern Ireland and Brexit: A town hall meeting @ The Green Room
Northern Ireland and Brexit: A town hall meeting Date: 7 November 2017 Time: 18:00 – 19:30 Come along to the Black Box to take part in an Ulster University-led ‘town-hall’ on the implications of Brexit... Read more »
Nov 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 »
Whose knowledge counts towards building peace? @ The Black Box
Whose knowledge counts towards building peace? Date: 8 November 2017 Time: 13:30 – 14:30 For more than 50 years, practitioners in the community often worked quietly behind the scenes, to make change possible on the... Read more »
Police stop and search in Northern Ireland @ The Black Box
Police stop and search in Northern Ireland Date: 8 November 2017 Time: 18:30 – 20:00 The use of stop and search powers by the Police Service of Northern Ireland remains a relatively unchallenged policing tactic,... Read more »
Nov 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 »
Social regeneration in Northern Ireland @ The Black Box
Social regeneration in Northern Ireland Location: Belfast Date: 9 November 2017 Time: 13:00 – 14:00 Who is responsible for social regeneration in Northern Ireland? Northern Ireland is plagued by arrested development when it comes to... Read more »
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm
Greg Thorpe  ‘A mile of black paper' @ The Green Room
Greg Thorpe ‘A mile of black paper From Friday 10th Nov – 18th Nov Black Box Green Room FREE   “When the New York Times bought its first fax machine, ACT UP faxed them a... Read more »
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm
UsFolk presents OUTBURST :ILLUSTRATED @ The Green Room
UsFolk presents OUTBURST :ILLUSTRATED From Friday 10th Nov – 18th Nov Black Box Green Room FREE   As special Outburst project, Belfast’s UsFolk illustration agency is proud to present a collective body of new work... Read more »

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