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Nathan O'Regan 'Moving Closer' Single Launch @ The Green Room
Nathan O’Regan will be sharing an intimate night of new music to celebrate the launch of his newest single ‘Moving Closer’. Support will be from the wonderful Larks, adding her captivating songs to an already... Read more »
May 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cathedral Quarter Walking Tour @ LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks)
CATHEDRAL QUARTER HISTORIC WALKING TOUR Every 2nd Friday of the Month Start time 5.30pm (2hrs) LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks) Finishes at The Black Box, Hill Street. Ever since Belfast... Read more »
Queertopia Presents: Conversion Therapy @ The Black Box
To celebrate One Year of Queertopia, we are unveiling our master plan to rule the universe: CONVERSION THERAPY! Our cabaret show has guaranteed 100% effective conversion rate from heterosexual to QUEER! ‘You are not born... Read more »
May 26 @ 9:00 pm
Back Track Soul Night @ The Black Box
Strange Victory presents another night of classic soul music from the Back Track crew onat the fabulous Black Box venue in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter Belfast. Back Track events feature a dance floor... Read more »
Jun 1 @ 8:15 pm
Ben Glover @ The Black Box
The music of Americana artists mixed with Irish music was the soundtrack for Ben Glover growing up in the sleepy seaside village of Glenarm in the north of Ireland. This musical theme is woven throughout... Read more »
Jun 2 @ 8:30 pm
Metá Metá @ The Black Box
Metá Metá from Brazil play a dirty brew of psychedelic samba, distorted jazz and Afro-punk. The band are all followers of Afro-Brazilian religion Candomblé, mixing this spiritual and rhythmic foundation with influences ranging from Afrobeat... Read more »
Anthony Marsden / Miscast @ The Black Box
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qe0J-4DoDOA A rising star of the UK jazz scene. This promises to be a very special evening of song from a young local singer on his way to the bright lights of New York City,... Read more »
Jun 7 @ 7:30 pm
Save CQ Fundraiser @ The Black Box
Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter is facing enormous change. In 2016, a huge swathe of land encompassing Rosemary Street, North Street, the historic Assembly Buildings, and Donegall Street, including North Street Arcade and Writers’ Square, was purchased... Read more »
Jun 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cathedral Quarter Walking Tour @ LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks)
CATHEDRAL QUARTER HISTORIC WALKING TOUR Every 2nd Friday of the Month Start time 5.30pm (2hrs) LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks) Finishes at The Black Box, Hill Street. Ever since Belfast... Read more »
Women's work- Queens of Rock @ The Black Box
Who rocks? She rocks! Get ready for a night of Karaoke like no other! Get yourself warmed up and ready to rock courtesy of the Jam Nights band who will play an array of kick-ass... Read more »
Women's Work- L7: Pretend We're Dead @ The Green Room
9th June @ 3:00pm Pretend We’re Dead chronicles the remarkable career of L7, from their formation in LA in 1985 through their numerous tours and six studio albums to their initial break-up in 2001. The... Read more »
Women's Work- Patti Smith Onscreen @ The Black Box
As part of our ongoing series in collaboration with Belfast Film Festival we are delighted to present; Patti Smith Onscreen. Patti Smith is an american singer-songwriter, poet, author, and visual artist who became an influential... Read more »
Ian Jordan presents "Heartbreaker" @ The Green Room
Ian Jordan is one of Belfast’s lesser known sound engineers. In this one-off show, he begrudgingly entrusts the console to someone else and leaps in front of the audience. Live with crushing bass lines and... Read more »
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm
Death Culture Blues @ The Green Room
The Thin Air’s Brian Coney spins experimental, cosmic and ambient sounds in the vein of Liquid Liquid, Mica Levi, Atlas Sound, Idris Muhammad, Bardo Pond, Alice Coltrane, Xen, White Hills, Sun Araw, Beak>, Maximum Joy,... Read more »
Jun 16 @ 8:00 pm
Cabaret Roulette @ The Black Box
Cabaret Roulette was created by Vivacity Bliss a eclectic mix of cabaret and entertainment with an audience voted theme. The people have spoken, the theme for our first Belfast Cabaret Roulette is- BETRAYAL and now... Read more »
Strange Victory Presents CW STONEKING + support @ The Black Box
Strange Victory Presents CW STONEKING + support Sunday 17th June 2018 / Black Box Belfast Tickets £13.50 + booking from www.blackboxbelfast.com Doors 7.45pm Australian blues singer-songwriter CW Stoneking has lined up a run of solo... Read more »
Jun 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cathedral Quarter Walking Tour @ LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks)
CATHEDRAL QUARTER HISTORIC WALKING TOUR Every 2nd Friday of the Month Start time 5.30pm (2hrs) LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks) Finishes at The Black Box, Hill Street. Ever since Belfast... Read more »
Belfast City Blues festival-AaRoN KEYLOCK + SUPPORT @ The Black Box
SATURDAY 30th JUNE AARON KEYLOCK + SUPPORT Doors – 8.00pm Late Bar Facilities Admission – £12.50 + Booking Fee Aaron Keylock is a rising star on the blues , rock scene . His performances are... Read more »
Belfast city blues festival-SUNDAY LUNCH WITH KAZ HAWKINS + SUPPORT DOM MARTIN @ The Black Box
BLACK BOX SUNDAY 1st JULY (Afternoon) SUNDAY LUNCH WITH KAZ HAWKINS + SUPPORT DOM MARTIN DOORS 1.30pm ADMISSION – £20 (Incuding booking fee) LUNCH INCLUDED TICKETS – www.visitbelfast.com Kaz Hawkins brings her brand new show... Read more »
Strange Victory Presents  AIDAN MOFFAT & RM HUBBERT @ The Black Box
Strange Victory Presents AIDAN MOFFAT & RM HUBBERT plus support from Siobhan Wilson Wednesday 25th July 2018 Black Box Belfast Tickets £13.50 & booking from www.blackboxbelfast.com Doors 8pm Sex and death. Love and life. Family,... Read more »
Black Box Academy - Crossing Traditions; Traditional Music Workshop @ The Green Room
Workshop: Crossing Traditions; traditional music workshops Facilitator: Paula Kiernan Date: Mon 30th July – Thursday 2nd August Time: 3pm-4.30pm Price: £40 for 4 sessions (£12 per individual session) Age: Unrestricted. (Intermediate level, minimum of 2... Read more »
'tonight's the night' - no.1 rod stewart tribute show @ The Black Box
With reputedly one of the best sounding, most natural Rod voice’s in the world, costume changes and songs from Rod Stewart’s huge catalogue, this 2 hour roller coaster of Rod Stewart’s greatest songs this is... Read more »
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm
Joan as police woman @ The Black Box
Tickets go on sale Friday 13th April 10am from usual Ticketmaster outlets and ticketmaster.ie! American singer-songwriter and producer Joan As Police Woman is pleased to announce a headline Belfast show at The Black Box on... Read more »
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm
Death Culture Blues @ The Green Room
The Thin Air’s Brian Coney spins experimental, cosmic and ambient sounds in the vein of Liquid Liquid, Mica Levi, Atlas Sound, Idris Muhammad, Bardo Pond, Alice Coltrane, Xen, White Hills, Sun Araw, Beak>, Maximum Joy,... Read more »
Shine Presents:  SAINT SISTER & Guests @ The Black Box
Shine Presents: SAINT SISTER & Guests The Black Box, Belfast Saturday October 20th 2018 Doors 7pm Tickets £12.50 + Booking Fee 18+ Only Irish electro-folk duo Saint Sister are pleased to announce a return to... Read more »
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm
MARY COUGHLAN @ The Black Box
MARY COUGHLAN with Jimmy Smyth (Guitar) Johnny Taylor (Piano) Cormac O’Brien (Bass) Dominic Mullan (drums)   www.marycoughlanmusic.com  The grief of Billie Holiday, the soul of Van Morrison and the defiance of Edith Piaf.. “Ireland has... Read more »

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