The MAC

The MAC
10 Exchange Street West, Belfast, Antrim, BT1 2NJ
  • Telephone 028 9023 5053
  • Bar open Mon-Sun 10am-7pm, later on performance nights
  • Website www.themaclive.com
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The MAC

This Belfast cultural hub is home to two theatres, three galleries, three workshops rooms, two rehearsal spaces and a family room. The space opened in 2012 and is partially volunteer run, with 100 MACtivist volunteers making sure the MAC is a welcoming place to visit. The programme includes theatre, dance, comedy, music, art exhibitions, talks and family events.

Parking is available at Saint Anne’s Square multi-storey car park, right beside the MAC on Edward Street. It’s open 24 hours.

  • Provides: Wheelchair access

Events at this venue

There are 10 events at this location

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Beauty Sleep Album Launch with support from Arvo Party

Belfast dream-pop trio Beauty Sleep to release debut album Be Kind on May 17th on Quiet Arch Records. Beauty Sleep have earned a stellar reputation for crafting vibrant synth- driven pop music thanks to previous single releases like ‘Until We See The Sun’ and ‘All In’. The captivating record showcases a young group…

Sat 29 Jun

Upstairs

£12.50 / 028 9023 5053

Belfast Girls

Written by and starring the creator of of Belfast GIRLS - Michael Mulcahy Featuring all the Belfast GIRLS favourite characters Big Bernie Greene, Michelle, Shankill Joe and Ma and introducing brand new characters. Packed with the songs from the Belfast GIRLS Facebook page this comedy play will have you dancing in the…

Sun 16 Jun

£20–£25 / 028 9023 5053

Tue 18 Jun

£20–£25 / 028 9023 5053

Wed 19 Jun

£20–£25 / 028 9023 5053

…and 4 more dates until 23 Jun

“Borders “ by Elma Orkestra and Ryan Vail

Uniting two of the Ireland’s most forward-thinking musical propositions — Eoin O’Callaghan AKA Elma Orkestra and Ryan Vail — Borders is a singular collaborative project. Spanning symphonic ambience to widescreen electronica, it’s a genre-warping meeting of the minds from two of the country's most innovative artists.

Fri 28 Jun

Downstairs

£16 / 028 9023 5053

Broadway to Belfast

Music showcase presented by Uplift Performing Arts.

Sat 17 Aug

Downstairs

£16 (Children £14) / 028 9023 5053

A Christmas Carol

We’ll be visiting Christmases past, conjuring up Christmas yet to come and seeing if our friend Scrooge can learn from previous mistakes. There will be lots of fun along the way. Expect toe-tapping tunes, laugh-out-loud capers and of course the special, memorable experience you’ve come to expect from the MAC Christmas…

Wed 27 Nov

Downstairs

£12.50–£25 (Children £10–£11) / 028 9023 5053

Thu 28 Nov

Downstairs

£12.50–£25 (Children £10–£11) / 028 9023 5053

Fri 29 Nov

Downstairs

£12.50–£25 (Children £10–£11) / 028 9023 5053

…and 30 more dates until 5 Jan 2020

James Acaster: Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999

New show from the comedian who named it after a time he tried cold lasagne and enjoyed it.

Sun 10 Nov

Downstairs

£21 / 028 9023 5053

Secrets of Space

Suni and Mae are dreamers. As young girls they dreamt about journeying far beyond our solar system, singing among the stars and discovering all that was unknown to them: The secrets of space. Using magical illusions and a state of the art digital LED wall, the sisters and the audience embark on an interactive journey…

Thu 3 Oct

Upstairs

£12.50 (Children £8) / 028 9023 5053

Fri 4 Oct

Upstairs

£12.50 (Children £8) / 028 9023 5053

Sat 5 Oct

Upstairs

£12.50 (Children £8) / 028 9023 5053

…and 7 more dates until 13 Oct

Shh! We Have a Plan

Shh! We have a Plan is an enchanting theatre production for young audiences by the multi-award winning Cahoots NI. This poignant non-verbal tale follows the journey of some madcap characters, each of whom has a plan to capture a beautiful bird perched high in a tree! Sounds simple, but the quest soon becomes an…

Wed 14 Aug

Upstairs

£12.50 (Children £8) / 028 9023 5053

Thu 15 Aug

Upstairs

£12.50 (Children £8) / 028 9023 5053

Fri 16 Aug

Upstairs

£12.50 (Children £8) / 028 9023 5053

…and 2 more dates until 18 Aug

Storytime Sunday

Relax with your little ones at the MAC on the first Sunday of each month for some fun story time in our wonderful Family Room. Sit back and listen to some tales, fables and yarns all told by our professional storyteller.

Sun 7 Jul

The Family Room

£2 / 028 9023 5053

Sun 4 Aug

The Family Room

£2 / 028 9023 5053

Summertime Story ‘n’ Rhyme

A Fun session of Stories and Rhyme to bond with baby and make the most of your time! The greatest gift you can give a child is time – nurture your bond with baby in these storytime sessions, with some fun songs, exciting tales and rhythimical rhyme.

Thu 27 Jun

The Hub

Children £3 / 028 9023 5053

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