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LITERATURE, COMEDY, FILM, VISUAL
ART, SCIENCE, CIRCUS, CABARET
AND ALL POINTS IN BETWEEN

Jul 2 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm
Black Box Academy - Music Journalism @ The Green Room
Course Title: Introduction to Music Journalism Facilitator: Brian Coney Course is 6 sessions taking place on Monday evenings through July and August. Dates; 2ndJuly, 9th July, 16th July, 6th Aug, 13th Aug & 20th Aug.... Read more »
Exhibition: The Words of Tongue or Pen: A Celebration of rallying cries from the Disability Rights Movement
The Words of Tongue or Pen: A Celebration of rallying cries from the Disability Rights Movement To celebrate 25 years of the Arts & Disability Forum (now known as University of Atypical) in Belfast, we... Read more »
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm
BLACK BOX ACADEMY - STAND-UP COMEDY
Black Box Academy: Stand-Up Comedy Facilitator: Graeme Watson Dates: Mon 16 – Saturday 21 July 2018 Times: 3pm-5pm  Price: £65 Age: 18+ As part of the Comedy Lab season at the Black Box and the... Read more »
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Black Moon - Musical Bingo @ The Black Box
We asked what new events you wanted and near the top of the list was Bingo! Well, we thought, it had to be music related, as it’s Black Moon, so voila! Musical Bingo! We’ll have... Read more »
Comedy Lab:Mary Flanigan & Robbie McShane (Edinburgh Preview) @ The Green Room
Tuesday 17 July |Green Room | 8.00pm |£5 Mary Flanigan & Robbie McShane (Edinburgh Preview) Concerned about the impending insurrection of sentient A.I.? Come terminate one with your own stupid hands then! It’s Robbie McShane... Read more »
Black Box Academy - tenx9 Writing Workshop @ The Green Room
Course title: tenx9 Writing Workshop Facilitators: Padraig O’Tuama, Paul Doran Date: Thursday 19th July Time: 10am – 1pm Location: The Green Room Price: £15 per person Age 18+ As part of the Black Box Academy... Read more »
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm
Skull @ The Green Room
Escape the relentless agora in a night of recorded music and live drawing. DJs Jeff Doherty and Stuart Watson develop an aural envelope each evening, whilst illustrator Duncan Ross strives to capture the consciousness of... Read more »
CATHEDRAL QUARTER CULTURE TOUR @ Tour starts from Cotton Court, Waring Street (opposite Merchant Hotel)
CATHEDRAL QUARTER CULTURE TOUR Tour starts from Cotton Court, Waring Street (opposite Merchant Hotel) Ever since Belfast became a bustling port in the 1600s the area we know as the Cathedral Quarter has been the beating... Read more »
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm
Mini Moon @ Black Box
All the fun and craic of Black Moon but this time for the wee ones! If you have a young child with any kind of disability why not join us for an afternoon boogie? The... Read more »
Comedy Lab: Black Box Academy Stand-Up Workshop Showcase @ The Green Room
Saturday 21 July | Green Room | 3.00pm | £3 Black Box Academy Stand-Up Workshop Showcase With an intensive, week-long stand-up comedy workshop under their belts, our Black Box Academy stand-up students will take to... Read more »
Comedy Lab:Bedlam Bazaar @ The Black Box
Saturday 21 July | Main Room | 8.00pm | £12.50 in advance Bedlam Bazaar Bedlam Bazaar is a cabaret club showcasing performers of the ridiculous, the absurd & the bold. This exciting event is from... Read more »
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm
Los Dramáticos @ The Green Room
Los Dramáticos invite you on a musical voyage around the Spanish-speaking world. Our sound is a mix of flamenco guitar, the charango – a 10-string from the high Andes – and vocal harmonies with which... Read more »
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour Starts from: Outside the Dark Horse, Commercial Court, Belfast Start Time: 12 noon, (2hr), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
Comedy Lab: Riff Raff Tour – Oisín Hanlon and Michael Rice @ The Green Room
Sunday 22 July | Green Room | 4.00pm | £5 Riff Raff Tour – Oisín Hanlon and Michael Rice Oisín Hanlon and Michael Rice are fellow vagabond comedians on their “Riff-Raff” comedy tour. Both are... Read more »
Comedy lab: Darren Matthews: Whiskey and Ginger Male @ The Green Room
Sunday 22 July | Green Room | 7.00pm | £5 Darren Matthews: Whiskey and Ginger Male Newry-born comedian Darren Matthews is seen as a friendly wee country boy by most so that sets up nicely... Read more »
Comedy Lab: Leonie McDonagh: There’s All Sorts @ The Green Room
Tuesday 24 July | Green Room | 8.00pm | £7 Leonie McDonagh: There’s All Sorts Leonie McDonagh presents ‘There’s all sorts’ Both easily bored and easily pleased, Leonie is a woman who strongly believes in... 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 »
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm
Paddy Godfrey @ The Green Room
Local musician Paddy Godfrey will be entertaining the Green Room with his Hank Williams, Johnny Cash influenced tuneage.   Free entry   *Paddy Godfrey is coverring David Browne Murray who has hurt his finger.*
Jul 26 @ 7:30 pm
Tenx9 @ The Black Box
Tenx9 is a storytelling night where 9 people have up to 10 minutes each to tell a real story from their lives. Each night has a theme.
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
Jul 27 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 28 @ 1:00 am
Stevie Dream 2018 @ The Black Box
Stevies and Buckinghams… …the Stevie Dream is back for 2018!!! This year the annual celebration of our rock Goddess ne plus ultra is partnering up with The Belfast Film Festival to provide an immersive cloud... Read more »
Jul 28 @ 3:00 pm
Comedy Lab: The Mix Up @ The Green Room
Saturday 28 July | Green Room | 3.00pm | £3 (pay on the door) The Mix Up One of our regular Saturday afternoon comedy clubs returns, showcasing our favourite new acts of the year.
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm
TOUCH SENSITIVE DJS @ The Green Room
Touch Sensitive is a Belfast-based record label that has beaten an ad-hoc, pan-genre path with it’s new and archival releases. With that in mind, Touch Sensitive’s Green Room residency will take in anything from new-age... Read more »
Jul 28 @ 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 »
Jul 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour Starts from: Outside the Dark Horse, Commercial Court, Belfast Start Time: 12 noon, (2hr), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
Troubled: Films from the Archive presents - 25 Bloody Years @ The Green Room
Troubled: Films from the Archive – 25 Bloody Years (1994) 3pm //£4 A series of films made to commemorate 25 years of the Troubles – these films deal with the obvious, and not so obvious,... Read more »
Birds Of Chicago- Love in Wartime Tour 2018 @ The Black Box
Birds of Chicago, the collective centered around Allison Russell and JT Nero, reassert the simple notion that beautiful words and music can still tap deep veins of emotion. Stark, elemental imagery that feels like scripture,... Read more »
Comedy Lab: Rosie Holt & Christian Talbot (Holt & Talbot): Mansplaining Feminism @ The Green Room
Sunday 29 July | Green Room | 7.00pm | £5 Rosie Holt & Christian Talbot (Holt & Talbot): Mansplaining Feminism Still talking to each other after last year’s Edinburgh success with Holt and Talbot Can’t... Read more »
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm
BBA- Queer camp @ The Black Box
Course title: Queer Camp Monday 30th & Tuesday 31st July Facilitators: Ruth McCarthy, Soup Du Jour, Ross Anderson, Gemma Hutton Dates/Times: Monday 30th 5pm -8.30pm & Tuesday 31st Oct 11am -4pm Outburst Arts and Queertopia... Read more »

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