A HOME FOR LIVE MUSIC, THEATRE,
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 »
Aug 17 @ 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 »
Tease-o-Rama Newcomer and New Material show @ The Black Box
* * * *BELFAST TEASE-O-RAMA* * * * — Newcomer / New Material Showcase — This summer we have an absolutely delightful show for you! Let’s all sail away on an imaginary cruise ship to... Read more »
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Gig-Sitter with The Skallions @ The Black Box
We are delighted to present this as part of Belfast Music Summer Season 2018, an exciting and unique programme of music- based events popping up across the city. Parents, you can finally attend a proper... Read more »
Aug 18 @ 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 »
Aug 19 @ 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 »
Our Future Roots - Indonesian Earthquake Fundraiser @ The Green Room
The Our Future Roots residency programme sees DANI and Indonesian percussionists KunoKini develop their collaboration in Northern Ireland. They will perform a special showcase on the 19th August in the Green Room Cafe, Black Box,... Read more »
Graeme James Single Launch-SOLD OUT @ The Green Room
Graeme James “The Times Are Changing” single launch The Green Room, Tuesday 21st August Doors 8pm Award winning folk songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Graeme James is bringing captivating live show to Ireland for the very first... Read more »
Full Moon Festival - Gig Buddies discussion @ The Green Room
Gig Buddies 2.30pm – 4.30pm, Green Room, free Presentation by Kate Ogden, Gig Buddies Project Worker. Join us to hear all about the Gig Buddies project and join the discussion of how we might make... Read more »
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Full Moon Festival - Sanctuary @ The Green Room
Sanctuary Film Screening 7pm, £4 Presented by Black Moon Film Club Thoughtful, nuanced and fun, it subverts received ideas about disability in its very approach to filmmaking, the film centres on a group of disabled... Read more »
Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Quiet Woman - A Rehearsed Reading @ The Black Box
Welcome to The Quiet Woman, the most benighted, most over-looked pub in town. Meet the regulars: Tug, the ex-services security guard with the snide asides and the straining slacks, and Yabbo, a barely house-broken housebreaker.... Read more »
Aug 23 @ 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 »
Aug 23 @ 8:00 pm
Liú Lúnasa-KNEECAP @ The Black Box
We will have KNEECAP, the newest Hip-Hop trio to come on the scene, known for their controversial song C.E.A.R.T.A, which was banned from RTÉ, (kinda) perform their first full concert in their hometown Belfast. KNEECAP... 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 »
Aug 24 @ 6:45 pm – 11:00 pm
The Big Trans Fundraiser @ The Black Box
  Fundraiser with comedy, theatre and music for the Belfast Trans Resource Centre. Plus Raffle prizes and surprises.
Aug 24 @ 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 »
Aug 25 @ 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 »
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Full Moon Festival - Black Moon @ The Black Box
Black Moon – DJ Academy Edition 7-11pm, £3 entry, £1 for parents and carers Stay Up Late with the Black Moon DJs for a special edition with our new BPM academy DJs and Residents Tracy... Read more »
Aug 25 @ 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 »
Aug 26 @ 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 »
Aug 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Sound Sandwiches - Full Moon Festival @ The Black Box
Sound Sandwiches   An accessible and fun workshop with Robyn Steward for musicians and non musicians alike , learn how Ed Sheeran and many others make loops , but we’re going to use them to... Read more »
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Full Moon Festival - Music Night @ The Black Box
A night of brilliant, innovative, different music for everyone to enjoy. Drake Music 7-8pm The Drake Music Project, Northern Ireland exists to afford physically disabled adults and children, and those with learning difficulties the opportunity... Read more »
CinemaDay and the Full Moon Festival -Wizard of Oz @ The Black Box
As part of CinemaDay and the Full Moon Festival Autism friendly screening of the Wizard of Oz (Sing-A-Long) as part of the Full Moon festival for and by people with learning disabilities. Follow the yellow... Read more »
Cinema Day: Hidden Agenda @ The Black Box
  Troubled: Films from the Archives Presents:- Hidden Agenda, Dir. Ken Loach (1990) 7.30pm // Black Box Main Room // £5 / £3 Black Box Members As part of an ongoing series of films made... Read more »
Aug 29 @ 7:30 pm
Tiernán Heffron Live @ The Green Room
  Tiernán Heffron makes his Black Box debut on Wednesday 29th August, bringing his energetic live show to Belfast for the first time. Tiernán has released two EP’s on his own label TT Music, “Overthinkin”... Read more »
Aug 30 @ 7:45 pm
Marisa Anderson
Marisa Anderson channels the history of the guitar while stretching its boundaries. Her deeply original work applies elements of minimalism, electronic music, drone and 20th century classical to compositions based on blues, jazz, gospel and... 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