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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 »
The 2016 Belfast Guitar Festival - Chris Woods Groove, Gary Lutton + Support @ The Black Box
  Join us July 23rd to celebrate all things guitar. Our aim is to showcase a range of different genres that have been spawned because of one instrument. The Belfast Guitar Festival is for all... Read more »
Jul 24 @ 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 »
The 2016 Belfast Guitar Festival- Silent Sunday @ The Black Box
What do Nosferatu, The Cabinet of Dr Caligari, The Artist and Metropolis all have in common? If you said they were all silent you’d be right. We are going to change that by creating scores... Read more »
Sunday Brunch with Los Dramaticos @ The Green Room
Come join us in the Green Room for SUNDAY BRUNCH –  an afternoon of high tempo, feel good music with Los Dromaticos. Los Dramaticos combine fiery guitar and nimble charango playing with vocals to give traditional... Read more »
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Film Devour 20 @ The Black Box
Film Devour Short Film Festival is committed to showing the best in local raw talent and creating a platform through which filmmakers can show off their stuff, meet other filmmakers and co-ordinate ideas. The festival caters... Read more »
Comedy Lab - Micky Bartlett: Blissfully Ignorant @ 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 »
Comedy Lab - Ronan Linskey: He (The Live Recordings) @ The Green Room
Mixing astute observation into a cocktail of his own unique absurdist logic, Ronan Linskey has been around for years (2011-2016) and in that time has supported such luminaries as Eddie Pepitone, Tony Law, Isy Suttie,... 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
Archer - Quiz @ The Black Box
Holy shitsnacks! Don your tactleneck and take a trip to Whore Island for Archer Night, an evening of trivia, regrettable team building activities and arbitrary prizes for people who come dressed like the whore the... 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 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 »

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