Black Box

Black Box
18–22 Hill Street, Belfast, County Antrim, BT1 4EF
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The 4 Of Us

Rock band from Newry on their 25th anniversary acoustic show.

Sat 6 Jan 2018

£15

  • 14:00

Alan Irwin - Disengaged

The stand-up gives his opinions on the irritations of the world.

Sat 25 Nov

£5

  • 15:00 – 17:30

Black Moon

A series of events with a monthly club for adults with learning disabilities.

Tue 5 Dec

£1–£3

  • 19:00 – 23:00

The Chronicles Of Christmas

Rosemary Jenkinson's satirical show-ho-ho exploring what happens when Donald Trump meets Arlene Foster.

Wed 20 Dec

£8–£10

  • 13:00
  • 19:45

CQ Comedy Club: Kill Your Darlings

A show that forces the very best in local performers to craft sets of entirely new material. MCs are Ronan Linskey and Alan Irwin.

Sat 9 Dec

£3

  • 15:30

Dave Elliott:30 Years A Dave

In this show, the performer reflects on his life to date and analyses whether or not he has met the lofty expectations he had for himself as a child.

Sun 26 Nov

£7

  • 20:00

Dave Johns: Get Up Stand Up

Stand up and improv from Dave Johns.

Sun 21 Jan 2018

£10

  • 20:00

Fern Brady: Suffer, Fools!

  • 3 stars

Incisive comedy from one of Scotland's best up-and-coming stand-ups.

Sun 7 Jan 2018

£8

  • 19:00

Le Galaxie

Electronica originals come from this Dublin-based five-piece.

Fri 24 Nov

£15

  • 19:30

Ghost World

Based on the acclaimed underground comic book by Daniel Clowes, Terry Zwigoff's Ghost World is a raw-edged comedy about two teen girls, Enid (Thora Birch) and Rebecca (Scarlett Johansson), who are out of sync with the rest of the world. One day the permanently underwhelmed pair use a personal ad to play a cruel prank on a…

Sun 3 Dec

£5.50

The Green Room Sessions

DJs spin everything from Afrobeat, new wave, bosa nova, ambient house and hip hop, to spiritual jazz, disco, post punk, electronica and soul.

Fri 24 Nov

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Fri 1 Dec

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Fri 8 Dec

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00
…and 3 more dates until 29 Dec

Half Bap Cabaret

An informal and experimental cabaret night with a variety of performers.

Wed 29 Nov

£6.50

  • 20:00

Ibibio Sound Machine

African electro funk band fronted by Nigerian singer Eno Williams.

Fri 5 Jan 2018

£15

  • 20:00

The Iconettes

The vocal trio pay a musical homage to some of the most famous girl groups and divas of the golden era of Motown and soul.

Fri 5 Jan 2018

£7 inc meal

  • 13:00

James Kirby

The acoustic guitarist and singer-songwriter performs his original melodic songs.

Sun 10 Dec

£15

  • 19:00

Kaia Kater

The Toronto-based singer-songwriter and banjo-player performs Americana and folk.

Sun 28 Jan 2018

£8

  • 14:00

Keith James: The Songs Of Yusuf-Cat Stevens

Gareth Dickson performs the songs of Nick Drake.

Tue 9 Jan 2018

£7 inc meal; £10

  • 13:00
  • 20:00

Lau

Aidan O'Rourke (fiddle), Kris Drever (guitar and vocals) and Martin Green (accordion) drawing together traditional music from Orkney, west Scotland and the north-east of England.

Wed 24 Jan 2018

£15

  • 20:00

Lords Of Strut: Release The Freak

The sketch duo featuring Cian Kinsella and Cormac Mohally present bizarre sketch comedy about two people who want to change the world with dance.

Sun 17 Dec

£12

  • 20:00

The Lost Brothers

Irish songwriters and musicians Oisin Leech and Mark McCausland performing their material in support of their new album, Halfway Towards Healing.

Wed 14 Feb 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices

Mark Thomas: A Show That Gambles on the Future

  • 4 stars

Mark Thomas sets out to discover what the future has in store for us by collecting and examining his own predictions and those of his audiences before gambling on their outcome.

Thu 7 Dec

£16 ( £14.50)

  • 20:00

Fri 8 Dec

£16 ( £14.50)

  • 20:00

Mary Coughlan

Wonderfully sassy Irish singer interprets jazz and folk standards alongside her own material.

Fri 1 Dec

£21

Midweek Magic

Four local magicians test out their tricks and illusions at this showcase event.

Wed 13 Dec

£5

  • 19:30

Mini-Moon

Children with disabilities are welcomed to enjoy an afternoon boogie with low music, lighting and soft cushions.

Sat 9 Dec

£4

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Moon Duo

The experimental, American psychedelic rock band from San Francisco - also known as Sanae Yamada and Ripley Johnson - perform in support of their latest album.

Sat 27 Jan 2018

£14.29

  • 19:00

Northern Ireland Opera Studio: Opera For Lunch

The vocal ensemble perform music from The Threepenny Opera, as well as songs and showtunes of the era.

Wed 10 Jan 2018

£7 inc meal

  • 13:00

La Patinoire

Gemma Hutton and Soup Du Jour host a Christmas-themed cabaret and burlesque night with a range of performers.

Thu 14 Dec

£25

  • 20:30

Fri 15 Dec

£25

  • 20:30

Sat 16 Dec

£25

  • 20:30

Phased Collective

Hip hop, dub, Afrobeat, jazz, cosmic, funk and electronic courtesy of Jan Jaffer, Defcon, Kwame, Andy le Funk, Shamen Delly and Gretta Gunn.

Fri 24 Nov

The Green Room

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Fri 1 Dec

The Green Room

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Fri 8 Dec

The Green Room

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00
…and 11 more dates until 23 Feb 2018

Robin Ince: Pragmatic Insanity

New stand-up show from the star of Radio 4's The Infinite Monkey Cage.

Mon 15 Jan 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices

Tue 16 Jan 2018

£7–£10

  • 13:00
  • 20:00

Rocket From The Crypt

Garage-punk band from San Diego.

Sat 2 Dec

£20

  • 20:00

Rory Jones: Return Of The Wizword

The Belfast-based multiple slam winning poet, comic and musician presents a show filled with spoken word, comedy, music and a positively brazen disregard for convention.

Tue 28 Nov

Green Room

£5

  • 20:00

Ruth Jennings

The vocalist and her seven-piece ensemble present a musical extravaganza of swinging' songs and festive favourites!

Fri 22 Dec

£12

  • 20:00

Sat 23 Dec

£12

  • 20:00

Shirley Collins

Nestling unobtrusively in the Warwick Arts Centre listings is an extraordinary event: a live performance by a reclusive but revered folk singer who abandoned the limelight after being diagnosed with dysphonia, a form of muteness, in the late 1970s. She roared back into contention last year with the release of the starkly…

Fri 26 Jan 2018

£17

  • 20:00

Skull

DJs Jeff Doherty and Stuart Watson and illustrator Duncan Ross mix life drawing with a club event.

Thu 21 Dec

The Green Room

Free

  • 19:00

The Swingtime Starlets

Naomi Rocke, Orla Mullan and Rosie Barry perform songs from the 1940s wartime era, the Hollywood golden age and retro pop.

Tue 19 Dec

£12

  • 19:30

Wolfgang Flur

The Frankfurt-born ex-drummer of Kraftwerk brings his electronic originals to the stage.

Sat 13 Jan 2018

£12; £10 adv

  • 21:00

Wonder Frog Live Comedy Improv

Using only audience suggestions, the Belfast-based improv team create fresh, off-the-cuff stand-up and sketches.

Wed 20 Dec

£5

  • 20:00

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