Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm
Join the BoxBeat Choir @ The Green Room
Join the BoxBeat Choir, a collaboration between the Black Box arts venue and The Beat Carnival! Open to all enthusiastic singers aged 18+ regardless of previous experience, just come along and meet new people and sing,... Read more »
Belfast Burlesque Festival : Belfast Crown Award Show @ The Black Box
  Burlesque performers from all over the world be be competing for the Belfast Crown! With such a high standard of performers and a variety of acts and styles this is sure to be not... Read more »
Nov 29 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Belfast Burlesque Festival: Sunday Soiree @ The Black Box
  A closing night extravaganza to finish the festival in style. Come relax and peruse the market stalls, drink some bubbles and watch some of the best in burlesque perform at this very special show.... Read more »
Nov 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Joel Mawhinney - THINK @ The Green Room
Joel is one of the finest magicians we work with, becoming a master mentalist before he’s even left school. So when he told us he’d developed his own full show we begged him to let... Read more »
Deborah Frances-White: Friend of a Friend of Dorothy @ The Green Room
  The star of BBC Radio 4’s Rolls The Dice comes to Belfast with her unique mix of stand-up, storytelling and improv comedy. A show about life with the girls and the gays. ‘Funny, compelling and... Read more »
Dec 3 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Ruth Trimble
    Continuing on the success of her first nationwide solo tour in 2014, Ruth will be taking her Christmas album ‘Each Christmas Till Then’ on the road again this December, performing her only local... Read more »
Dec 3 @ 9:00 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 year it’s developed from something that was largely populated... Read more »
Dec 4 @ 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 »
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm
8 To The Bar @ The Black Box
  T’is the festive season and no Christmas time would be complete without the magic and sparkle of 8 to the Bar’s Snowball. Listen to the sensational sounds of the Martello Jazz Band whose hot... Read more »
Dec 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Mix Up @ The Green Room
  Experimental stand-up, spoken word and sketches from new and established acts on the comedy circuit. Come on. Take a gamble. Presented by The Infinite Jest.
BLack Moon Film Club Presents: Weird Science @ The Black Box
    Join Dr Love for a special screening of Weird Science and a night of nerdy love, with a short lecture on the science of kissing, love potion cocktails and the film itself! Tired of... Read more »
Dec 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Frozen Sing-A-Long
When their kingdom becomes trapped in perpetual winter, fearless Anna (Kristen Bell) joins forces with mountaineer Kristoff (Jonathan Groff) and his reindeer sidekick to find Anna’s sister, Snow Queen Elsa (Idina Menzel), and break her... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: Witch Trials at Islandmagee & Beyond - A Faculty Lecture @ The Green Room
Andrew Snedden is the author of ‘Possessed by the Devil, the Real History of the Islandmagee Witches’, ‘Witchcraft and Whigs’ & ‘Witchcraft and Magic in Ireland’. Using the Islandmagee Witch Trials of 1711 as a... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: Breaking Bard @ The Green Room
Exploring the theme of heroes and villains, Breaking Bard will mix poetry, music and comedy in an entertaining and inspiring show that will challenge your perception of what spoken-word poetry can be. Artist-in-Residence Colin Hassard’s... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: Film Screening: Open Bethlehem @ The Black Box
OPEN BETHLEHEM is a story of a homecoming to the world’s most famous little town. The film spans seven momentous years in the life of Bethlehem, revealing a city of astonishing beauty and political strife under... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: Reproductive Healthcare is a Human Right - Panel and discussion @ The Green Room
  Alliance for Choice and Amnesty International will discuss the current situation for women in Northern Ireland in terms of reproductive healthcare. This lunchtime event will have speakers from both organisations who will examine the... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: 1916- What did it Mean for Human Rights? @ The Green Room
                An in Depth discussion on human rights and rights issues contained in historical texts such as the Ulster Covenant/1916 Proclamation        
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival - Putin Is Back @ The Black Box
How exactly did Putin take his country hostage and remain so popular at the same time? No-one believed he could regain the Russian Presidency after 2008. After all, he had served the constitutional limit of... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: Bright Club @ The Green Room
      After a hugely successful show at last year’s NI Science Festival, the comedy night for the curious returns to educate and entertain on human rights-themed topic of ‘Crisis’. Originating at UCL in... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival- Disability RIghts: Police Officers and the State @ The Green Room
During the Troubles over 9000 police officers were injured while on duty. This event looks at State treatment of disabled police officers today through a human rights lens. Leading the discussion will be representatives from... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival presents Hollie McNish @ The Black Box
  The Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival is proud to present Hollie McNish. Hollie is a UK poet who straddles the boundaries between the literary, poetic and pop scenes. She has garnered titles like “chick... Read more »
Northern Ireland human Rights Festival: Coach Zoran and his African Tigers - A Faculty Film Club Special @ The Green Room
  Coach Zoran and his African Tigers’ follows veteran Serbian coach Zoran Djordjevic as he seeks to forge South Sudan’s first national football team. A fascinating and original portrait of the world’s youngest country. As... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights:  A round of applause for my glamorous assistant… @ The Green Room
    Despite statistics showing that girls tend to favour ‘the arts’ at school, when it come to making a career from creativity, many areas are still dominated by men. This panel discussion will hear... Read more »
Dec 9 @ 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 »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: What Does Freedom of Assembly Mean in NI? @ The Green Room
  A panel discussion looking at Article 11 of the Human Rights Act/European Convention of Human Rights the right to freedom of peaceful assembly, its current and potential impact on dealing with parading in Northern... Read more »
Northern Ireland human Rights Festival: Jamie Does..... Justice and Rights @ The Green Room
Live projected painting in the comfort of the Black Box. The human rights, those who struggled for and opposed them for your eye pleasure. If the crowd likes you might even see Mandela Vs Guevara.... Read more »
Pigeon and Plum's Victorian Cabaret with Festive Dinner @ The Black Box
My illustrious lords ladies and gentle woman & men it is with the utmost periodical and predominant pleasure that we announce here first that “Pigeon & Plums Vaudeville Circus” Victorian Christmas Cabaret (+ Festive Dinner)... Read more »
Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: What has the Human Rights Act ever done for us? @ The Green Room
A lunchtime panel discussion on the impact of the Human Rights Act in Northern Ireland and its long term future given current Government plans to scrap the legislation. Speakers Brice Dickson QUB, Claire Hanna MLA... Read more »

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18-22 Hill Street | Belfast | BT1 2LA

Tel: +44 (0) 2890 244400

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Belfast City Council Arts Council Lottery John Hewitt DSD
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