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

Nov 15 @ 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 »
Nov 16 @ 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 »
Nov 23 @ 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 »
HORSLIPS CON 2018- SOLD OUT @ The Black Box
HORSLIPS CON 2018   Saturday 24 November 2018   Featuring HORSLIPS plus The Teraways  and  The Poxmen and Q & A with Horslips compered by Nuala McKeever   Black Box Belfast Doors open 6.30  ... Read more »
Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids @ The Black Box
Idris Ackamoor, a veteran of Cecil Taylor’s Black Music Ensemble, is one of those cosmic jazz warriors who, like Pharoah Sanders and Marshall Allen, simply never stopped. In 2016, the inspirational Ackamoor reformed his ‘70s... Read more »
Nov 26 @ 7:30 pm
#HONEST 35 @ The Black Box
#HONEST 35 Written by Julie Dutkiewicz Directed by Carol Moore Cast   – Bernadette Brown, Laura Hughes and Brenda Winter Palmer 26th post show singer Kat Regan 27th post show singer Gemma Bradley Bar opens 6.30 performance starts... Read more »
Nov 27 @ 7:30 pm
#HONEST 35 @ The Black Box
#HONEST 35 Written by Julie Dutkiewicz Directed by Carol Moore Cast   – Bernadette Brown, Laura Hughes and Brenda Winter Palmer 26th post show singer Kat Regan 27th post show singer Gemma Bradley Bar opens 6.30 performance starts... Read more »
Nov 30 @ 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 »
Dec 1 @ 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 »
Manukahunney Soul night
The Manukahunney Soul night out is back!!. Its been a while since we have had the foot stomping music this band brings, so its time to put on your dancing shoes because you are in... Read more »
Dec 2 @ 7:30 pm
Courtney Marie Andrews @ The Black Box
Open House Festival Presents: Courtney Marie Andrews Sunday 2nd Dec Doors 7.30pm Show 8pm Having blown us away with her festival performance in Bangor last August, we are delighted to welcome back Courtney Marie Andrews to... Read more »
Christmas with The Swingtime Starlets @ The Black Box
Festive Hits with a Swingtime Twist! Back by popular demand to the Black Box after their sold out performance last year, it’s time once more to enjoy the musical magic of a close-harmony Christmas with... Read more »
Dec 7 @ 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 »
VILLIERS AND THE VILLAINS @ The Black Box
VILLIERS AND THE VILLAINS With their critically acclaimed new LP ‘Music Confounds The Machines’ garnering high praise from BBC Radio Scotland’s Ricky Ross and BBC Radio Ulster’s Ralph McLean, Villiers and The Villains continue their... Read more »
Dec 12 @ 8:00 pm
Maria Doyle Kennedy @ The Black Box
Maria Doyle Kennedy The Black Box Wednesday 12th Dec Doors 8pm Tickets at £14.50 (£12 for Black Box Members)   Maria Doyle Kennedy is an acclaimed singer and actor. She has spent 5 years wandering the globe with... Read more »
Dec 14 @ 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 »
Christmas with Emma Reynolds Music @ The Green Room
Christmas with Emma Reynolds Music’ is the perfect way to get into the festive spirit by enjoying an afternoon of beautiful music which includes songs from various musical genres including Christmas favourites. Emma Reynolds is... Read more »
Ulster Youth Jazz Orchestra @ The Black Box
Ulster Youth Jazz Orchestra Monday 17 December 2018 £7 pay at door The Ulster Youth Jazz Orchestra was formed in 1993 after a series of workshops held at the Crescent Arts Centre by Ken Jordan.... Read more »
Dec 20 @ 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 »
Dec 21 @ 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 »
THE OUTCASTS XMAS PARTY #3 (THE SEQUEL SEQUEL) @ The Black Box
THE OUTCASTS XMAS PARTY #3 (THE SEQUEL SEQUEL) with special guests SATURDAY 22 DECEMBER 8PM TO LATE Belfast’s The Outcasts bring the seasonal cheer once more with a fun packed Xmas Party at Belfast’s Black... Read more »
Dec 28 @ 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 »
OTL-London Astrobeat Orchestra performs Talking Heads @ The Black Box
Friday 4 January, 8.00pm Tickets £13.00 Combining the finest West African musicians on the planet with one of the most critically acclaimed bands of the 20th Century, the London Astrobeat Orchestra will bring their unique... Read more »
Jan 10 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Scott Matthews @ The Black Box
In association with Moving on Music Thursday 10 January, 8.00pm Tickets £12.00 A man. A guitar. And a song.It sounds simple, doesn’t it? And it is. Scott Matthews’ new record, The Great Untold, is a... Read more »
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm
OTL-The Dodge Brothers @ The Black Box
Saturday 12 January, 2.00pm & 8.00pm Afternoon tickets £10.00 Evening tickets £12.00 / £10.00 ”These guys play with dust in their Levis and the road their hearts”. We are delighted to host The Dodge Brothers... Read more »
Jan 12 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-The Dodge Brothers @ The Black Box
Saturday 12 January, 2.00pm & 8.00pm Afternoon tickets £10.00 Evening tickets £12.00 / £10.00 ”These guys play with dust in their Levis and the road their hearts”. We are delighted to host The Dodge Brothers... Read more »
Jan 15 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-CHRIS SMITHER @ The Black Box
Tuesday 15 January, 8.00pm Tickets £15.00 CHRIS SMITHER. Songwriter. Guitarist. Performer. Bluesman. A profound songwriter, Chris Smither draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets, and philosophers. Reviewers continue to praise his dazzling... Read more »
Jan 19 @ 8:00 pm
OTL-Bronagh Gallagher @ The Black Box
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 @ 3:00 pm
OTL-Kathryn Joseph @ The Black Box
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 »
OTL-Steeleye Span 50th Anniversary @ The Black Box
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 »

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