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Exhibition-Alana Barton @ The Green Room
Jan 3 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm
Exhibition-Alana Barton @ The Green Room
6:00 pm
Dreamed of Places is a series of paintings by Alana Barton. The works feature both figurative and abstract elements that explore the use of colour to convey ideas of dream like states and alternative realities.... Read more »
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-Opera for Lunch - If You Can Find Me @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Wednesday 16 January, 1.00PM Tickets £8.00 (including Lunch) NI Opera Studio presents music by Stephen Sondheim An empty theatre at night, a mysterious visitor: the members of the Northern Ireland Opera Studio present a tale... Read more »
OTL-Tenx9 @ The Black Box
Jan 16 @ 7:30 pm
OTL-Tenx9 @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Tenx9 The Black Box Wednesday 16 January, 7.30pm Free Event Tenx9 is a storytelling event where nine people have up to ten minutes each to tell a true story from their life. Each event has... Read more »
OTL-The Sazeracs @ The Black Box
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-The Sazeracs @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Thursday 17 January, 1.00PM Tickets £8.00 (including Lunch) The Sazeracs are a band consisting of Linley Hamilton on trumpet, Kyron Bourke on vocals and piano and Steve Davis on drums. Each member of the band... Read more »
Skull @ The Green Room
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm
Skull @ The Green Room
7:00 pm
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 »
OTL- Andy Irvine @ The Black Box
Jan 17 @ 8:00 pm
OTL- Andy Irvine @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Thursday 17 January, 8.00PM Tickets £15.00 Andy Irvine is one of the great Irish singers, his voice one of a handful of truly great ones that gets to the very soul of Ireland. He has... Read more »
Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-This Is Spinal Tap '35' @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Friday 18 January, 8.00PM Tickets £5.00 Incredibly, 2019 marks the 35th anniversary of the greatest rockumentary, the greatest mockumentary and probably the greatest comedy movie ever made. This is Spinal Tap charts the rise and... Read more »
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher @ The Black Box
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Tickets £14.00 Bronagh Gallagher is a singer, songwriter, and actress from Northern Ireland. She is delighted to bring her new show to the Black Box. Bronagh and her band are currently in the studio recording... Read more »
Jan 19 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher-SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Saturday 19 January, 8.00pm Tickets £14.00 Bronagh Gallagher is a singer, songwriter, and actress from Northern Ireland. She is delighted to bring her new show to the Black Box. Bronagh and her band are currently... Read more »
Jan 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
12:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour   STARTS FROM: OUTSIDE THE DUKE OF YORK, COMMERCIAL COURT, BELFAST START TIME: 12 NOON, (2HR), FINISHING AT BLACK BOX Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are... Read more »
OTL-Kathryn Joseph @ The Black Box
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm
OTL-Kathryn Joseph @ The Black Box
3:00 pm
In association with Strange Victory Kathryn Joseph with support Brona McVittie Sunday 20 January, 3.00PM Tickets £10.00 Kathryn Joseph is a Scottish singer-songwriter and musician. Her debut album Bones You Have Thrown Me and Blood... Read more »
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm
Troubled-Northern Irish Poet Films - SOLD OUT @ The Green Room
3:00 pm
Northern Irish Poet Films Black Box Green Room // 20th January // 3pm Screening as part of Troubles: Films from the Archive – a season of films looking at life during the conflict, we are... Read more »
Bert Jansch: Around the World in 80 Plays Belfast Stopover @ The Green Room
7:00 pm
On 05 December 2018 four guitars were sent on their way around the world by the Bert Jansch Foundation to be played by musicians inspired by Bert Jansch. The guitars have already stopped over with... Read more »
OTL-John Kearns, Roisin and Chiara + Paul Currie MC @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Sunday 20 January, 8.00pm Tickets £10.00 Tonight’s show marks the launch of Bivouac Comedy Club. Curated and hosted by Edinburgh Comedy Award winner, Paul Currie, Bivouac will feature the best alternative comedy from across the... Read more »
OTL-Nish Kumar – It’s In Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves - SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Out to Lunch is proud to welcome Double Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee Nish Kumar on his brand new tour of the UK. The title is a quote from Terminator 2. There will be jokes about... Read more »
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-Catherine Bohart - Immaculate @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Tuesday 22 January, 1.00pm Tickets £8.00 (including lunch) Catherine Bohart is the bisexual, OCD daughter of an Irish Catholic Deacon and she’s got a hell of a lot to say about it. We’re delighted to... Read more »
OTL-Raymond Watson – Unlocking: Yard side/Garden side – Launch of Sonic Art @ The Green Room
7:30 pm
Raymond Watson – Unlocking: Yard side/Garden side – Launch of Sonic Art The Black Box (Green Room) Tuesday 22 January, 7.30PM Free Event The artist said, ‘The sound recorded on this LP was created with... Read more »
OTL-Nish Kumar – It’s In Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves - SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Out to Lunch is proud to welcome Double Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee Nish Kumar on his brand new tour of the UK. The title is a quote from Terminator 2. There will be jokes about... Read more »
OTL-Niamh McGlinchey @ The Black Box
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-Niamh McGlinchey @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Wednesday 23 January, 1.00pm Tickets £8.00 (including lunch) Hailing from Gulladuff in Co. Derry, Niamh’s first instrument was the Mandolin, from there she moved onto the Tin Whistle and finally settling on the guitar. With... Read more »
Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Steeleye Span 50th Anniversary-SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Wednesday 23 January, 8.00pm Tickets £20.00 Space Oddity. Suspicious Minds. Pinball Wizard. Whole Lotta Love. Come Together – 1969 could easily be said to be a vintage year for music, the end of a decade... Read more »
OTL-The Friel Sisters @ The Black Box
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-The Friel Sisters @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Thursday 24 January, 1.00pm Tickets £8.00 (including lunch) Glasgow born sisters Anna, Sheila and Clare Friel are young traditional musicians who use their Donegal ancestral culture to create a sound that encompasses the soul of... Read more »
Jan 24 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Yorkston Thorne Khan @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
In association with Moving on Music Thursday 24 January, 8.00pm Tickets £12.50 The second Yorkston/Thorne/Khan album was released by Domino in April and represents a confluence of currents, among them the north Indian sarangi; jazz-tinged bass, reminiscent... Read more »
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm
OTL-The Swingtime Starlets @ The Black Box
1:00 pm
Friday 25 January, 1.00PM Tickets £8.00 (including lunch) The Swingtime Starlets are an all-professional close harmony trio, who perform songs from the 40’s Wartime Era, Hollywood’s Golden Age and Retro Pop! Get your toes tapping,... Read more »
OTL-Teddy Thompson with support from Dori Freeman @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Friday 25 January, 8.00pm Tickets £15.00 An acclaimed singer-songwriter with a career that has consistently garnered critical praise. NPR proclaims that he’s “the musical equivalent of an arrow to the heart,” while The New York... Read more »
Jan 26 @ 2:30 pm
OTL-Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards @ The Black Box
2:30 pm
Saturday 26 January, 2.30PM Tickets £10.00 Cutting her teeth as a sideman in Boston’s roots music scene, Laura Cortese forged a unique path through a pool rich in talent (due to a large population of Berklee School... Read more »
Kill Your Darlings @ The Green Room
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm
Kill Your Darlings @ The Green Room
3:00 pm
KILL YOUR DARLINGS £3 adm (pay on door) “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... Read more »
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-The Delines-SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
In association with Real Music Club Saturday 26 January, 8.00pm Tickets £15.00 The Delines debut album Colfax surprised fans and critics alike. The band had only been together a week when they went into the studio and cut... Read more »
Jan 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
12:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour   STARTS FROM: OUTSIDE THE DUKE OF YORK, COMMERCIAL COURT, BELFAST START TIME: 12 NOON, (2HR), FINISHING AT BLACK BOX Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are... Read more »
OTL- The Once @ The Black Box
Jan 27 @ 2:00 pm
OTL- The Once @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Sunday 27 January, 2.00pm Tickets £10.00 Newfoundland has a storied history of stunning songwriters, poets and players. Over the course of the last decade The Once have writ and knit themselves into that story. Within... Read more »

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