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ART, SCIENCE, CIRCUS, CABARET
AND ALL POINTS IN BETWEEN

Dec 11 @ 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 »
Interchange Season: Sonita @ Beanbag Cinema
Interchange: Unheard voices, heard a season of film and discussion curated by the Black Box   Sonita is a 14 year old Afghan refugee living in Iran who has aspirations to become a rapper. The... Read more »
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm
Slow Jam @ The 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 »
CANCELLED Interchange Season: Sepideh: Reaching for the Stars @ The Green Room
Interchange: Unheard voices, heard a season of film and discussion curated by the Black Box   DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. In Sepideh (dir Berit Madsen) the titular 16... Read more »
Dec 12 @ 7:30 pm
Meditation for Humanity @ The Green Room
  MEDITATION FOR HUMANITY Recognising our true gifts as what we already share in common – our natural joy and presence, but also the struggle, the ache, the longing for peace – we meet with... Read more »
Interchange Season: Stroszek @ The Green Room
Interchange: Unheard voices, heard a season of film and discussion curated by the Black Box   Werner Herzog’s Stroszek (1977) is a road movie about one man and his frozen turkey. Written in four days... Read more »
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm
Ten x 9
Tenx9 is a storytelling night where 9 people have up to 10 minutes each to tell a real story from their lives. Each night has a theme.    
Dec 14 @ 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 »
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Skull @ The Green Room
Escape the relentless agora in a nite of recorded music and live drawing. DJs Jeff Doherty and Stuart Watson develop an aural envelope each evening, whilst illustrator Duncan Ross strives to capture the consciousness of... Read more »
GLASS EYE CINE PRESENTS: I AM HERE & HAPPY TOGETHER @ The Black Box
  As part of their Autumn/Winter season Glass Eye Cine present an evening of Latin America film & music 20:15 –  ‘I Am Here’                     D.... Read more »
Amadan’s Fu*@ing Santa- Magical Grotto Experience @ Green Room
Amadan’s Fu*@ing Santa is coming to the Green Room to spread fear and disappointment this Yuletide. Come and see Fu*@ing Santa in his Grotto and have your photo for keepsake and a reminder of his... Read more »
Dec 16 @ 8:00 pm
Phased DJ Collective @ The Green Room
Phased DJ collective 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 Hiphop, Dub, Afrobeat, Jazz, Cosmic, Funk, Electronic…... Read more »
The Outcasts Christmas Party 2 – The Sequel @ The Black Box
  THE OUTCASTS  XMAS PARTY #2 (THE SEQUEL) with special guests PETESY BURNS A.R.S.E. JAI  SIAN (SKA SET) TERRI HOOLEY (DJ SET) Celebrating 40 years as a band next year, Belfast’s The Outcasts bring the... Read more »
Dec 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoon Delight @ The Green Room
The Cathedral Quarter Comedy Club in association with The Infinite Jest presents a brand new comedy variety show for Saturday afternoons, featuring the best established and up and coming new acts from Belfast and beyond.... Read more »
BLACK BOX COUNTER C*******S VORTEX PARTY @ The Black Box
C’mon in, the mulled wine’s been poured down the drain and the tinsel’s been shoved in a binbag. Join us for the big winter reunion with DJs, visuals, drink promos, a late bar and no... Read more »
Dec 18 @ 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 »
Interchange Season: The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum @ BeanBag Cinema
Interchange: Unheard voices, heard a season of film and discussion curated by the Black Box   The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum (1975) (dir. Volker Schlöndorff and Margarethe von Trotta) is a horribly relevant exploration... Read more »
Conleth Kane - Christmas Unplugged @ The Black Box
Conleth Kane returns to the Black Box for the first time since his sell-out concert in December 2014. Conleth is best known for his appearances on RTE’s Reality TV Show ‘Fame the Musical’ , BBC’s... Read more »
Interchange Season: My Feral Heart @ The Black Box
Interchange: Unheard voices, heard a season of film and discussion curated by the Black Box   My Feral Heart (2016) (dir. Jane Gull) showcases an extraordinary central performance by Steven Brandon as Luke, a young... Read more »
Amadan & Lunchbox Theatre Present: Thank F#ck It's Christmas @ Black Box
Thank F#ck It’s Christmas You better watch out, you might well cry! Santa Claus is coming to town! Forget what you were told as a child, this man ain’t no saint.  Get ready for the... Read more »
Wonder Frog Live comedy Improv @ The Green Room
Belfast’s best improv comedy group serves up an hour of hot, fresh, off-the-cuff comedy. Using only audience suggestions, Wonder Frog come up with comic scenes that have never been seen before and will never be... Read more »
Amadan & Lunchbox Theatre Present: Thank F#ck It's Christmas @ Black Box
Thank F#ck It’s Christmas You better watch out, you might well cry! Santa Claus is coming to town! Forget what you were told as a child, this man ain’t no saint.  Get ready for the... Read more »
Dec 22 @ 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.      
Ruth Jennings- Swinging Christmas @ The Black Box
The weather outside may be frightful, but ‘Swinging Christmas’ will put you in a great mood for the holiday season! Vocalist Ruth Jennings and her sensational 7 piece band are presenting a musical extravaganza of... Read more »
Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm
Phased DJ Collective @ The Green Room
Phased DJ collective 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 Hiphop, Dub, Afrobeat, Jazz, Cosmic, Funk, Electronic…... Read more »
Ruth Jennings- Swinging Christmas @ The Black Box
The weather outside may be frightful, but ‘Swinging Christmas’ will put you in a great mood for the holiday season! Vocalist Ruth Jennings and her sensational 7 piece band are presenting a musical extravaganza of... Read more »
Dec 29 @ 7:30 pm
Ryan McMullan @ The Black Box
  Hailing from Portaferry, a small seaside town in Northern Ireland, the 25 year old is a fresh new talent on the singer/songwriter scene. With a voice reminiscent of Paolo Nutini and early Tom Waits, Ryan has... Read more »
HICKORY & DICKORY / AND INTO THE ABYSS, WE ALL FALL - LunchBoxTheatre @ The Black Box
LunchBox Theatre’s final performance of the Home season is a double bill of Amelia Madan’s ‘AND INTO THE ABYSS, WE ALL FALL’ and Jonny Murray’s ‘HICKORY & DICKORY’.   with PATRICK QUINN and DANIEL KELLY... Read more »
Dec 30 @ 7:30 pm
Ryan McMullan @ The Black Box
  Hailing from Portaferry, a small seaside town in Northern Ireland, the 25 year old is a fresh new talent on the singer/songwriter scene. With a voice reminiscent of Paolo Nutini and early Tom Waits, Ryan has... Read more »
Dec 30 @ 8:00 pm
Phased DJ Collective @ The Green Room
Phased DJ collective 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 Hiphop, Dub, Afrobeat, Jazz, Cosmic, Funk, Electronic…... Read more »

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

Tel: +44 (0) 2890 244400

Registered Charity No: NIC100983

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Belfast City Council Arts Council Lottery John Hewitt DSD Black Bush
Website by Pauric McAnespy