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AND ALL POINTS IN BETWEEN

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 »

“Do you wanna cup of tea?” – meet our new EVS Volunteer!

“Do you wanna cup of tea?” What’s the craic? Lucia speaking! Firstly, let me introduce myself: I’m the new EVS volunteer in the Black Box, I come from Galicia –a rainy region located in the north west of Spain–, and I arrived in Belfast in September. To be honest, before landing here I knew very… Read more »

Black Moon Film Club up for Best New Society!

Cinema for All have announced that Black Moon Film Club has been added to the FILM SOCIETY OF THE YEAR AWARDS SHORT LIST 2015! Black Moon Film Club is for and by adults with learning disabilities and have screened films across Northern Ireland over the past year.  Films have been selected by members of the… Read more »

LunchBox Theatre – fancy trying out directing?

Directing The Circle I was first approached to direct a read through of The Circle so that the writer, Joe, could see what was going right and what was going a wee bit up the left. I read the script first and because I like script editing suggested to Joe that we take our time… Read more »

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

Tel: +44 (0) 2890 244400

Registered Charity No: NIC100983

Supported by

Belfast City Council ACNI & Lotto John Hewitt Department for Communities Black Bush BFI Cinema SurveyApp