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The Black Box



Venue capacity

240 Standing / 180 Theatre Style / 170 Cabaret Style


Holly Foskett



02890 244400

Venue location

18-22 Hill Street, Belfast, BT1 2LA

What We're Looking For

Black Box is a hire only venue.

How to get a gig

Please email with potential dates and information about the band/event and we can check availability with our diary


The Black Box in the heart of the cathedral quarter has been one of Belfast’s most beloved venues since 2006. It is a home for live music, theatre, literature, comedy, film, visual art, science, circus, cabaret and all points in between.


Get in Touch

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