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CQAF-Neu! Reekie! @ The Black Box
May 2 @ 8:00 pm
CQAF-Neu! Reekie! @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Neu! Reekie! are a prize-winning literary production house based in Scotland with anchors in poetry, music, animation & film, performance and the weird realms in between. Neu! Reekie! curated The Curfew Tower, Cushendall in 2018.... Read more »
CQAF- Lisa O’Neill @ The Black Box
May 3 @ 8:00 pm
CQAF- Lisa O’Neill @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
With support from Kú Kilian. Lisa O’Neill from Cavan is an Irish songwriter like no other. Her roots may be sourced in folk and traditional music but her work opens up a landscape beyond any... Read more »
May 4 @ 2:00 pm
SOLD OUT-CQAF- Mary Coughlan @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Mary Coughlan is one of Ireland’s greatest female jazz and blues singers a true artist who has carved out a highly regarded career and a legion of devoted fans worldwide. Described as Ireland’s Billie Holiday,... Read more »
SOLD OUT-CQAF-Tom Stade - 'I Swear To...' @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Monday 6 May, 8.00PM Tickets £14.00 Following last year’s smash-hit UK tour, the Canadian comedy legend is back with a new show. Welcome back to ‘I SWEAR TO…’ picking up just where he left off... Read more »
May 7 @ 8:00 pm
SOLD OUT-CQAF- Patty Griffin @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Tuesday 7 May, 8.00pm Tickets £20.00 Grammy Award winner Patty Griffin has just released her 10th studio recording and first-ever eponymous LP, PATTY GRIFFIN on her own PGM Recordings label. PATTY GRIFFIN represents an extraordinary... Read more »
May 17 @ 8:00 pm
Robocobra / Meltybrains? @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
Meltybrains? have garnered a reputation for their unabashed creativity, picking up a loyal following helping them sell out shows across Ireland, the UK and the US. The chemistry between each member on stage is infectious.... Read more »
La Dirindina. An operatic farce by Scarlatti/Martini @ The Green Room
2:00 pm
La Dirindina An operatic farce by Scarlatti/Martini Banned in 1715 Just as scandalous in 2019 La Dirindina is headed for a stellar career on the opera stage. At least that is what he has been... Read more »
May 29 @ 7:30 pm
Randall Stephen Hall and Brendan T. Monaghan @ The Green Room
7:30 pm
Randall Stephen Hall and Brendan T. Monaghan bring a certain something to the stage. A broad fusion of styles and musical genres. From Irish Trad, Folk, Scots humour to Blues and Gospel. All mainly new,... Read more »
WW19 ~ Neo Neo @ The Black Box
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm
WW19 ~ Neo Neo @ The Black Box
7:00 pm
This immersive showcase event will feature audio works created by participants from the NEO NEO Sound & Vision course, alongside guest performers. During the course participants have worked in audio recording, DJing and beat-making to... Read more »
WW19 ~ 'The Mother Within' Single Launch DANI + Guests @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
This year’s Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival Artist in Residence, DANI, will launch her new single ‘The Mother Within’ with a full band as part of the Women’s Work Festival. DANI recorded ‘The Mother Within’ during... Read more »
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists @ The Black Box
7:00 pm
A one man magic show by Neil Gore – based on the novel by Robert Tressell Neil Gore brings this whitty. humerous and absorbing classic book to life in is one-man Magic Lantern show. Featuring... Read more »
Baby Daddy @ The Black Box
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am
Baby Daddy @ The Black Box
11:00 am
Tickets £10. Concession available £6. Capacity 8 per show. (1 ticket for a parent and child) 11am, 1pm + 3pm shows !   With three beardy men, powerful live instruments, lots of rumbling songs, and a... Read more »
Jun 24 @ 7:30 pm
The Professor & The Factory @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Marble Productions The Professor & The Factory Date of Event: Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th June. Start/End time of event: Doors open at 19:30. Event begins at 20:00. Short interval 21:00 – 21:15. Show ends... Read more »
Jun 25 @ 7:30 pm
The Professor & The Factory @ The Black Box
7:30 pm
Marble Productions The Professor & The Factory Date of Event: Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th June. Start/End time of event: Doors open at 19:30. Event begins at 20:00. Short interval 21:00 – 21:15. Show ends... Read more »
Inni-K 'The Hare & the Line' - Album launch tour @ The Green Room
7:00 pm
Inni-K ‘The Hare & the Line’ – Album launch tour Named by RTÉ.ie as “one of ten fierce women defining Irish culture”, Dublin-based singer, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Inni-K has received consistent praise for her fresh... Read more »
The Victory Rollers @ The Black Box
Jun 27 @ 7:30 pm
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 »
bangarang @ The Black Box
Jul 6 @ 2:00 pm
bangarang @ The Black Box
2:00 pm
Loud noises all day! PUNK/SKA/ROCK All-Dayer from the Black Box in Belfast SWALL MONKEY FOREIGN OWL CRAPSONS SALT THE SNAIL NO COLLUSION SPAM JAVELIN PLUS MANY MORE TBA
Cryptic presents Kathryn Joseph-From When I Wake @ The Black Box
8:00 pm
An intimate and provocative live performance that “evolves into a hypnotic whirlwind of warring emotions,” (The Herald) Cryptic’s critically acclaimed, poignant staging of award-winning singer, Kathryn Joseph’s second album returns by popular demand. Renowned for... 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 Black Bush BFI Cinema SurveyApp