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

Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 3:00 pm
Joe Laverty : First Time @ The Green Room
First Time is a new photography series celebrating a selection of Ireland’s most compelling and successful musicians. The exhibition is being launched in Black Box Belfast, on 2nd June 2016 Photographer Joe Laverty has shot artists... Read more »
Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Hiva Oa @ The Black Box
Debut Belfast show to celebrate the release of our new single ‘A Great Height’ earlier this month. The single is availble to download for FREE on our website stream via Spotify now. https://open.spotify.com/album/0JYwXuMMOAw8thz4Kjc1bF www.hivaoa.co
Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Irish Traditional Session in the Green Room @ The Green Room
Irish Traditional Music session on the last Thursday of each month in the Green room from 8pm, Musicians welcome. Join Paula, Roisin and Joan Kiernan (fiddle, flute, guitar, traditional songs) from Armagh.      
Jul 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
How The Story Ends - LunchBox Theatre @ The Black Box
HOW THE STORY ENDS a short play by Colin Dardis directed by Monnine Dargan Lost in your own thoughts, what else is there to do but document? Featuring David Paulin and Robert Kane. Doors open... Read more »
Jul 1 @ 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 »
Teresa Livingstone: Delighted @ The Black Box
TERESA LIVINGSTONE IS DELIGHTED:  DELIGHTED THAT THINGS ARE GOING SO WELL FOR EVERYONE ELSE; DELIGHTED WITH HER EVER-FLUCTUATING WEIGHT; DELIGHTED FOR THE WELL-MEANING WOMEN IN HER LIFE; SHE’S EVEN DELIGHTED FOR YOU, WELL DONE ON... Read more »
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Mini-Moon @ The Black Box
All the fun and craic of Black Moon but this time for the wee ones! If you have a young child with any kind of disability why not join us for an afternoon boogie? The... Read more »
Jul 3 @ 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 »
Mickey Bartlett: Blissfully Ignorant (Edinburgh Preview) @ The Green Room
‘Brilliant!’ (CultureNorthernIreland.org). Ireland’s unabashed and hilarious new comedy star (BBC’s Monumental, two seasons), Micky is entering the last year of his twenties and he isn’t prepared. Come join him in a journey through his own... Read more »
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Comedy Lab - Donal Vaughan: Stuck in a Rut @ The Green Room
Multi award-winning Irish comic Dónal Vaughan takes a self-deprecating look at his life with his three passions: comedy, natural history and talking about himself. Sometimes dark, often rude, be prepared for a fast-paced, joke-heavy, knowledge... Read more »
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
What Is Life? @ The Green Room
What separates the living from the non-living? What unites all living things from the very first to appear on earth to all the cells in your own body? Is living beyond physical explanation? Can we... Read more »
Belfast Science Cafe: Growing Tomorrow's Dinner -Should Gm be on the Table @ The Green Room
Ensuring everyone has enough to eat is one of this century’s global challenges. The global population is growing, consumption patterns are changing and the impacts of climate change and growing scarcity of water and land... Read more »
Les Ismore hosts a game show/quiz/meltdown all about everything except things normally found in quizzes in pubs. Featuring regular rounds The Great Derry Bake off and The Derry Catch a phrase round, three randomly chosen... Read more »
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... Read more »
Jul 7 @ 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 7 @ 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 »
Jul 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
BIBBITY BOBBITY (Black) BOX @ The Black Box
Join us for BIBBITY BOBBITY (Black) BOX – a night celebrating the fact that no one really ever grows up. Remember Disney Sing-Along Songs from the 80s? Well it’s like that but with alcohol.  From A... Read more »
Jul 8 @ 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 - Christian Talbot: C60 @ The Green Room
A whole C60 cassette of stand-up comedy about music, mix tapes and recording Top of the Pops off the telly. Join Christian Talbot on journey covering great pop music myths, how best to retrieve a... Read more »
Comedy Lab - Paul Currie: Fffffmilk @ The Black Box
  The master of surreal nonsense and bohemian clownarchy is back with a brand new SHOW!. He has appeared on BBC Three’s Live at the Electric. Gained a loyal fan base including some of the... Read more »
Jul 9 @ 9:00 pm
Los Dramaticos @ The Green room
Come join us in the Green Room for a night of high tempo, feel good music with Los Dromaticos. Los Dramaticos combine fiery guitar and nimble charango playing with vocals to give traditional songs from... Read more »
Jul 10 @ 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 »
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Eurotrash @ The Black Box
Dust off your football boots, and join Ronnie McGrath (former U-15 Republican of Ireland B International and 1993 Milk Cup Participant Medal Winner), for the trashiest Euro Final of 2016.  Featuring Paul Currie!  Pick a side... Read more »
Jul 14 @ 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 15 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Died Hard - LunchBox Theatre @ The Black Box
DIED HARD a short play by John McAteer directed by Angelique Corry Jade has had a long day viewing insipid proposals for the LunchBox 10 season – and here comes another one: a one-man staged... Read more »
Jul 15 @ 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 »
Jul 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
LunchBox Theatre: I Am What I Am @ The Black Box
I AM WHAT I AM a short play by John Patrick Higgins directed by Gary Crossan Moses receives the Commandments atop Mount Sinai from the all-powerful Yahweh – yet his own prejudices alter the course... Read more »

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The Black Box & Green Room
18-22 Hill Street | Belfast | BT1 2LA

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Belfast City Council Arts Council Lottery John Hewitt DSD Black Bush
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