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ART, SCIENCE, CIRCUS, CABARET
AND ALL POINTS IN BETWEEN

Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Postponed - WOMEN CARERS MUSIC PROJECT @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Women Carers Music Project The Black Box has been invited as a partner organisation by the Oh Yeah Music Centre to deliver a relaxed and interactive music-based project for women and female-identifying carers. The project... Read more »
Mar 31 @ 1:33 pm – Apr 9 @ 2:33 pm
BELFAST FILM FESTIVAL- POSTPONED
1:33 pm
It is with heavy hearts that we are announcing the rescheduling of the 20th Belfast Film Festival. To slow down the spread of COVID-19 and protect our guests, audiences, staff and volunteers, the festival, which... Read more »
Postponed – Tenx9 @ The Black Box
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm
Postponed - Tenx9 @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Tenx9 is a storytelling night where 9 people have up to 10 minutes each to tell a real story from their lives.  
Apr 5 @ 8:00 pm
Compañía Maria "la Serrana"- SANTUARIO @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Compañía María “la Serrana” brings sizzling flamenco from the heart of Seville. In SANTUARIO Maira takes us into the mystical side of Andalucía, accompanied by the best gypsy artists of the moment. A truly passionate... Read more »
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Postponed - WOMEN CARERS MUSIC PROJECT @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Women Carers Music Project The Black Box has been invited as a partner organisation by the Oh Yeah Music Centre to deliver a relaxed and interactive music-based project for women and female-identifying carers. The project... Read more »
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm
Mini Moon - Postponed @ Black Box
1:00 pm
  Due to the changing situation relating to COVID-19 we have decided to temporarily postpone Mini Moon events until further notice. Please keep an eye on the Black Box social media platforms for further information. ... Read more »
Apr 11 @ 3:00 pm
POSTPONED-Kill Your Darlings @ The Green Room
3:00 pm
“In writing, you must kill your darlings.” – William Faulkner A Saturday afternoon comedy show that forces the very best in local comedy to craft sets of entirely brand new material, thus killing their darlings... Read more »
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm
Black Moon - Postponed @ Black Box
7:00 pm
  Due to the changing situation relating to COVID-19 we have decided to temporarily postpone the April Black Moon event. Please keep an eye on the Black Box social media platforms for further information.  Black... Read more »
postponed-Story Party @ The Black Box
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm
postponed-Story Party @ The Black Box
7:00 pm
“At Story Party you will hear true dating stories that will make you feel better because, let’s be honest, it could be worse. Story Party has played to sold out audiences in over 65 countries... Read more »
Apr 17 @ 7:30 pm
POSTPONED-BlackBoxRecorder- Junk Drawer @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
With the imprint of Krautrock, post-punk, and psychedelia, Belfast’s Junk Drawer play intuitively loose and idiosyncratic indie rock that mines anthems from their crate-digging tendencies. Featuring four multi-instrumentalists & vocalists fluid in their roles, they’re... Read more »
Apr 18 @ 8:00 pm
postponed- Saffyre
8:00 pm
Co. Down Band Saffyre return to Belfast for their first Headline Show at the Black Box. This promises to be an evening of stunning vocal harmonies and finely crafted original songs. Saffyre is made up... Read more »
postponed-A Complete History of the Beatles… Sort of… A Faculty Lecture by George Firehorse. @ The Green Room
3:00 pm
A Complete History of the Beatles… Sort of… A Faculty Lecture by George Firehorse. To mark a full fifty years since the break up of the Beatles we’ve asked George Firehorse to dust off his... Read more »
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Postponed - WOMEN CARERS MUSIC PROJECT @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Women Carers Music Project The Black Box has been invited as a partner organisation by the Oh Yeah Music Centre to deliver a relaxed and interactive music-based project for women and female-identifying carers. The project... Read more »
Postponed – Tenx9 @ The Black Box
Apr 22 @ 7:30 pm
Postponed - Tenx9 @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Tenx9 is a storytelling night where 9 people have up to 10 minutes each to tell a real story from their lives.  
Postponed - Saturday Comedy: The Frazer Robb Vanity Project @ The Green Room
3:00 pm
Saturday Comedy: The Frazer Robb Vanity Project 3.00pm-5.30pm Adm: £5 After 10 years of comedy, Frazer Robb (BBC Soft Border Patrol, Belfast Blues, Wonder Frog) has finally decided it’s time he had his own show.... Read more »
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – May 10 @ 6:00 pm
CQAF Festival Postponed
10:00 am
It is with great sadness we announce that the Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival 2020 is cancelled. Based on the latest advice around social distancing measures and with the peak of Covid-19 in the UK projected... Read more »
POSTPONED- A Night to Remember with The French Martinis @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Starting up in 2018, The French Martinis have begun to take a huge step forward in the Belfast music scene. The band features experienced musicians trained to degree level as they are finishing their final... Read more »
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm
Exhibition-‘(de)construct’ @ The Green Room
6:00 pm
A series of new collages, drawings and poster prints inspired by the Brutalist architecture of the Ulster Museum in Belfast, taking shapes and forms from architect Francis Pym’s cubist concrete structure. Drawings of the building... Read more »
May 11 @ 7:30 pm
QUB Big Band Spring Concert @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Queen’s University Belfast – Big Band – Directed by Stephen Barnett Our traditional concert of spring favourites from the jazz and big band repertoire. Please join us at the popular Black Box venue in the... Read more »
POSTPONED-Frenchy @ The Black Box
May 12 @ 6:30 pm
POSTPONED-Frenchy @ The Black Box
6:30 pm
Known for his lanky frame, dirty jokes & pre-pubescent moustache, Frenchy only promises one thing from his comedy show – laughs. This ain’t a TED talk, this ain’t 60 Minutes, this is an odd-looking humanoid... Read more »
May 14 @ 7:00 pm
Black Moon - Postponed @ Black Box
7:00 pm
  Due to the changing situation relating to COVID-19 we have decided to temporarily postpone the April Black Moon event. Please keep an eye on the Black Box social media platforms for further information.  Black... Read more »
May 15 @ 7:30 pm
POSTPONED-The Victory Rollers @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
“If swing is your thing or you’re a rockabilly baby, this evening is sure to be your can of spam. As the trio’s voices blend in close harmony, you’ll be transported back in time with... Read more »
May 16 @ 1:00 pm
Mini Moon - Postponed @ Black Box
1:00 pm
  Due to the changing situation relating to COVID-19 we have decided to temporarily postpone Mini Moon events until further notice. Please keep an eye on the Black Box social media platforms for further information. ... Read more »
May 16 @ 3:00 pm
POSTPONED-Kill Your Darlings @ The Green Room
3:00 pm
“In writing, you must kill your darlings.” – William Faulkner A Saturday afternoon comedy show that forces the very best in local comedy to craft sets of entirely brand new material, thus killing their darlings... Read more »
May 17 @ 8:00 pm
POSTPONDED-MOM - Flook @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Taking inspiration from their roots in the Irish and English traditions, Flook have an enviable trademark sound, weaving and spinning traditionally rooted tunes over precise acoustic grooves, with a rare blend of fiery technical brilliance,... Read more »
Postponed – Tenx9 @ The Black Box
May 27 @ 7:30 pm
Postponed - Tenx9 @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Tenx9 is a storytelling night where 9 people have up to 10 minutes each to tell a real story from their lives.  
Postponed - Saturday Comedy: The Frazer Robb Vanity Project @ The Green Room
3:00 pm
Saturday Comedy: The Frazer Robb Vanity Project 3.00pm-5.30pm Adm: £5 After 10 years of comedy, Frazer Robb (BBC Soft Border Patrol, Belfast Blues, Wonder Frog) has finally decided it’s time he had his own show.... Read more »
May 30 @ 7:00 pm
Two Mr Ps in a Podcast - Live @ The Black Box
7:00 pm
Mr P has been a primary school teacher for over 12 years. He still works part-time in school and leads training in schools all over the UK and beyond. From sharing ideas and funny insights... Read more »
Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm
Black Moon - Postponed @ Black Box
7:00 pm
  Due to the changing situation relating to COVID-19 we have decided to temporarily postpone the April Black Moon event. Please keep an eye on the Black Box social media platforms for further information.  Black... Read more »
Crissy Rock: Live @ The Black Box
Jun 4 @ 6:45 pm
Crissy Rock: Live @ The Black Box
6:45 pm
Best known as one of the stars of ITV1’s hit series ‘Benidorm’ and a multi-award winner, Crissy is better known to her fans as one of the most outstanding and outrageous stand-up comedians of her... Read more »

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

Tel: +44 (0) 2890 244400

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Supported by

Belfast City Council ACNI & Lotto John Hewitt Department for Communities Film Hub NI BFI Cinema Children In Need