First Release of Shows

Duke Special’s Gramophone Club (Live Stream)

Duke Special’s Gramophone Club (Live Stream)

Online - Live Stream

Sunday 10 January, 2.00pm

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History of Illusion – A Faculty Lecture with Caolan McBride – Webinar

History of Illusion – A Faculty Lecture with Caolan McBride – Webinar

Online - Live Stream

Tuesday 12 January, 8.00pm

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Natalie Haynes – Pandora’s Jar: Women in the Greek Myths

Natalie Haynes – Pandora’s Jar: Women in the Greek Myths

Online - Live Stream

Wednesday 13 January, 8.00pm

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Prophets, Makers and Risk Takers: A Showcase of Writing from Northern Ireland

Prophets, Makers and Risk Takers: A Showcase of Writing from Northern Ireland

Online - Live Stream

Thursday 14 January 2021, 9.15am – 5.15pm 

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Opera for Lunch ‘The Devil Made Me Do It’

Opera for Lunch ‘The Devil Made Me Do It’

Online - Live Stream

Friday 15 January, 1.00pm

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When I Get to Heaven – A John Prine Afternoon

When I Get to Heaven – A John Prine Afternoon

Online - Live Stream

Saturday 16 January, 2.00pm

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Wild Winter Food – A Faculty Lecture with Clare McQuillan – Webinar

Wild Winter Food – A Faculty Lecture with Clare McQuillan – Webinar

Online - Live Stream

Tuesday 19 January, 8.00pm 

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Frederick Douglass, Belfast, Ireland and Anti-slavery

Frederick Douglass, Belfast, Ireland and Anti-slavery

Online - Live Stream

Wednesday 20 January, 1.00pm

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Brian Moore @ 100 – Roundtable Event (Online)

Brian Moore @ 100 – Roundtable Event (Online)

Online - Live Stream

Wednesday 20 January 6:30pm – 8.00pm GMT 

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New Pagans, Cherym & Mel Bradley

New Pagans, Cherym & Mel Bradley

Online - Live Stream

Friday 22 January, 8.00pm

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The Henry Girls (Live Stream)

The Henry Girls (Live Stream)

Online - Live Stream

Saturday 23 January, 2.00pm

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Matt McGinn & Guests – Lessons of War

Matt McGinn & Guests – Lessons of War

Online - Live Stream

Sunday 24 January 2021, 2.00pm

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Preserving for the Apocalypse – A Faculty Lecture

Preserving for the Apocalypse – A Faculty Lecture

Online - Live Stream

Sunday 24 January, 7.30pm

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The Minotaur Speaks – A Faculty Lecture

The Minotaur Speaks – A Faculty Lecture

Online - Live Stream

Tuesday January 26, 8.00pm

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Emer Maguire – Is Laughter Really the Best Medicine? – A Faculty Lecture

Emer Maguire – Is Laughter Really the Best Medicine? – A Faculty Lecture

Online - Live Stream

Wednesday 27 January, 1.00pm 

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Richard Herring – The Problem with Men – Webinar

Richard Herring – The Problem with Men – Webinar

Online - Live Stream

Wednesday 27 January, 8.00pm

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Music in the Glen

In association with An Droichead

Music in the Glen

Online - Live Stream

Thursday 28 January, 8.00pm

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Shadows and Light: The Songs and Story of Joni Mitchell

Shadows and Light: The Songs and Story of Joni Mitchell

Online - Live Stream

Friday 29 January, 8.00pm

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The Linley Hamilton/Matt Curran Quartet

The Linley Hamilton/Matt Curran Quartet

Online - Live Stream

Friday 29 January, 8.00pm 

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Belfast Noir Walking Tour

Belfast Noir Walking Tour

Meet outside Visit Belfast (opposite City Hall)

Saturday 30 January, 1.00pm

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The Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival Creativity Bursaries - Winners

The Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival is delighted to announce the winners of its three Creative Bursaries. These were set up in response to Covid-19 and the devastating impact it has had on the arts in Northern Ireland. The three bursaries – for Theatre, Writing and Music – will support and encourage new work by writers, musicians and theatre practitioners based in Northern Ireland. The Winners will get to showcase their new work at the 21st Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival.

Theatre

Awardee: Alice Malseed

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Music

Awardee: Junk Drawer

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Writing

Awardee: Shannon Yee

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CQAF 2021 Earlybird Shows

The Handsome Family

By arrangement with PRB presents

The Handsome Family

The Black Box

Friday 10 September, 8.00pm

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GoGo Penguin / European Tour 2020

In association with Moving on Music

GoGo Penguin / European Tour 2020

The Black Box

Thursday 29 April 2021, 8.00pm

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Billy Nomates

In association with Live Free Tourbooking

Billy Nomates

The Deer’s Head

Friday 30 April, 9.00pm

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John Shuttleworth – John Shuttleworth’s Back

John Shuttleworth – John Shuttleworth’s Back

The Black Box

Tuesday 11th January, 1.00pm & 8.00pm

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Bell X1 – Acoustic with Dowry Strings

Bell X1 – Acoustic with Dowry Strings

St Anne’s Cathedral

Saturday 11 September, 8.00pm

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Rolling Programme - Spring 2021 Shows

Tom Rosenthal

CQAF & Shine by arrangement with ITB present

Tom Rosenthal

Voodoo

Saturday 20th November 2021, 8.00pm

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The Handsome Family

By arrangement with PRB presents

The Handsome Family

The Black Box

Friday 10 September, 8.00pm

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The Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival and Out To Lunch are annual festivals of music, comedy, theatre, art and literature which take place in January and May in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Supported By

FHM

Contact

Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival / Out To Lunch Arts Festival

Unit 8
Northern Whig House
Bridge Street
Belfast
BT1 1LU


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