This is me // This is us

Back to Creating Connections last artistic experimentation: a 4-weeks workshop led by Artists’ Moving Image Northern Ireland.   To be completely honest with you, even though I really enjoy exhibitions of all kind, I didn’t use to be fond of experimental films, usually skipping art videos in museum and gallery… Indeed, I was far from… Read more »


We’re so excited to announce INTERCHANGE: Unheard voices, heard.   A season of film and discussion curated by us and brought about with the kind support of Film Hub NI and Arts Council NI. A specially selected programme, INTERCHANGE brings together a choir of voices from across the globe and the generations. We are honoured… Read more »

Black Moon is 6!

6 years ago we thought it would be a great idea to start up a night for and by adults with learning disabilities in the Black Box.  6 years on we now have regular nights in Omagh, Strabane, Derry/L’Derry and Enniskillen – who’da thunk it!  It has been fabulous to see the night grow from… Read more »

We Are Ten!

We had a great time celebrating our tenth anniversary with our honarary patron, Mr John Shuttleworth, who was crowned by Stephen Beggs (from Pigeon and Pums) on Thur 28 April. ‘It’s a landmark year for our much loved Black Box on Hill Street – not just loved by the board and staff but also we… Read more »

In April showers bring May flowers – update from our EVS volunteer Lucia

In April showers bring May flowers. Or at least that’s what I try to think when it starts bucketing in Belfast as if there were no tomorrow. Here you can experience the four seasons in just one day but it’s remarkable to see how the climatic circumstances never prevent people from doing what they had… Read more »


LunchBox Theatre are looking for five theatre directors (seasoned, student, emerging or enthusiast!) to take on one short play each in our celebratory 10th birthday season, TEN. Rehearsals are scheduled around the availability of all participants, and performances scheduled on Friday lunchtimes dotted throughout June and July 2016. Email Adam on bblunchboxtheatre@gmail.com for further information,… Read more »

Job Vacancy – Director (Maternity Cover)

Job Title: Director (Maternity Cover) Duration: 9-12 months Salary: £26,000 – £30,000 depending on experience Hours: 40 hours per week plus occasional additional hours   The Post: The Black Box seeks to employ a confident, very experienced individual for the post of Director (Maternity Cover).  The successful candidate will be self motivated and have a… Read more »

Job Vacancy – Pizza Chef in The Green Room

POSITION NOW FILLED We are seeking to recruit an experienced Pizza Chef for the Green Room here at the Black Box. Must be able to hand roll bases and be available to work Thursday, Friday and Saturday 4pm to 11pm You will: Make sure the kitchen operation is maintained to the highest of standards with… Read more »

Calling all playwrights!

PLAYWRIGHTS! We are today opening submissions for our summer season – TEN. 2016 is the tenth birthday of our mothership, The Black Box. To mark this, along with many other spankingly brilliant events (found at blackboxbelfast.com), our next season will be centred around the number TEN. Plays must be anything from 15 – 50 minutes… Read more »

Highly Commended! Social Enterprise Awards 2015

We were delighted to be nominated for the Consumer Facing category for social enterprises which produce or deliver a retail product or service and have strong brand recognition in the market place and to be awarded a ‘Highly Commended’ place, just second after the winners, Ortus!  The Black Box is a charity and puts any of our profits… 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

Supported by

Belfast City Council Arts Council Lottery John Hewitt DSD Black Bush BFI Cinema SurveyApp
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