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Tumble Circus presents…Cycle Circus

Tumble Circus presents…Cycle Circus

Festival Marquee (Writer’s Square)

Saturday 4 September, 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 3.30pm

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The Devil Made Me Do It (Online Event – Live Stream)

The Devil Made Me Do It (Online Event – Live Stream)

Online - Live Stream

Friday 10th September, 1.00pm

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Anthem by Alice Malseed and Sarah Baxter

Anthem by Alice Malseed and Sarah Baxter

The Sunflower

Friday 10th Sept (5pm) / Saturday 11th (7pm) / Sunday 12th (7pm)

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Mojo Mickeybo by Owen McCafferty

Mojo Mickeybo by Owen McCafferty

Saint Joseph's Church, Sailortown

Friday 10 September, Saturday 11 September, 8.00pm 

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Rolling Programme

Corduroy

Presented by Superfly Funk and Soul/CQAF

Corduroy

Oh Yeah Music Centre

Postponed - New Date Pending

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Billy Nomates

In association with Live Free Tourbooking

Billy Nomates

Ulster Sports Club

Tuesday 10 May, 7.00pm

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Jane Weaver

Presented by Strange Victory in association with Out to Lunch 

Jane Weaver

The Black Box

Friday 13 May, 8.00pm

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Robin Ince – The Importance of Being Interested

Robin Ince – The Importance of Being Interested

The Black Box

Friday 22 July, 1.00pm and 8.00pm

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The Handsome Family – September ’22

The Handsome Family – September ’22

The Empire Music Hall

Thursday 15th September '22, 8.00pm

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OTL2022 Earlybird Shows

The Dodge Brothers

The Dodge Brothers

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Saturday 8 January, 2022, 2.00pm and 8.00pm

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Norman Jay MBE

Norman Jay MBE

Rescheduled - See 'Rolling Programme' below

Saturday 8th January '22, 10.30pm

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Ríoghnach Connolly & Ellis Davies

Ríoghnach Connolly & Ellis Davies

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Sunday 9 January, 2.00pm

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Robin Ince – The Importance of Being Interested

Robin Ince – The Importance of Being Interested

Postponed - New date TBC

Tuesday 11 January, 1.00pm and 8.00pm

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Under Milk Wood – Semi Skimmed!

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Under Milk Wood – Semi Skimmed!

Postponed - New date TBC

Wednesday 12 January, 8.00pm

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Paul Currie – Work in Progress: The Chorus of Ghosts in my Skull Keep Telling Me to Take a Shit in the Fruit Salad

Paul Currie – Work in Progress: The Chorus of Ghosts in my Skull Keep Telling Me to Take a Shit in the Fruit Salad

Postponed - New date TBC

Thursday 13 January, 8.00pm

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BC Camplight

BC Camplight

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Friday 14 January, 8.00pm

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Crow Black Chicken

Presented by Belfast Blues Café in association with Out to Lunch 

Crow Black Chicken

Postponed - New date TBC

Saturday 15 January, 2.30pm 

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Hollie McNish: Slug Tour – SOLD OUT

Hollie McNish: Slug Tour – SOLD OUT

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Saturday 15 January, 2.00pm

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The Blow Monkeys

In association with Superfly Funk and Soul Belfast

The Blow Monkeys

Postponed - New date TBC

Saturday 15 January, 8.00pm

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Martin Stephenson and the Daintees

Martin Stephenson and the Daintees

Postponed - New date TBC

Saturday 15 January, 8.00pm

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Teddy Thompson – Heartbreaker Please Tour

Teddy Thompson – Heartbreaker Please Tour

Postponed - New date TBC

Sunday 16 January, 3.00pm

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John Francis Flynn

In association with Moving on Music and Strange Victory

John Francis Flynn

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Sunday 16 January, 8.00pm

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Roadrunner: A Film about Anthony Bourdain

Roadrunner: A Film about Anthony Bourdain

Postponed - New date TBC

Sunday 16 January, 7.30pm 

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Tadhg Hickey – In One Eye, Out The Other

Tadhg Hickey – In One Eye, Out The Other

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Tuesday 18 January, 1.00pm and 8.00pm, *Wed 19 Jan, 8.00pm

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Moyra Donaldson/Nandi Jola/Stephanie Conn

Moyra Donaldson/Nandi Jola/Stephanie Conn

The Black Box - Live Streamed Event

Wednesday 19 January, 1.00pm 

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NI Opera and the Great American Song Book

NI Opera and the Great American Song Book

The Black Box - Live Streamed Event

Thursday 20 January, 1.00pm

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The Velvet Underground: Film Screening + VU inspired live show

The Velvet Underground: Film Screening + VU inspired live show

Postponed - New date TBC

Friday 21 January, 8.00pm

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Traditional Bread Baking Workshop

Traditional Bread Baking Workshop

Postponed - New date TBC

Saturday 22 January, 1.00pm

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Aja – The Music of Steely Dan

Aja – The Music of Steely Dan

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Saturday 22 January, 2.00pm

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Brigid O’Neill – ‘Intangible Heritage’ EP Launch

Brigid O’Neill – ‘Intangible Heritage’ EP Launch

Postponed - New date TBC

Saturday 22 January, 4.00pm

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Ciara O’Neill EP Launch

Ciara O’Neill EP Launch

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Saturday 22 January, 8.00pm

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Hazel O’Connor

Hazel O’Connor

Rescheduled - See 'Rolling Programme' below

Saturday 22 January, 8.00pm

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Sam Baker

In association with the Real Music Club

Sam Baker

Postponed - New date TBC

Sunday 23 January, 2.00pm

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Paddy Anderson – A Flamenco Guitar Recital

Paddy Anderson – A Flamenco Guitar Recital

The Black Box - Live Streamed Event

Tuesday 25 January, 1.00pm

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Freakscene: The Story of Dinosaur Jr

Freakscene: The Story of Dinosaur Jr

Postponed - New date TBC

Tuesday 25 January, 8.00pm

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Zoë Conway & John McIntyre

Zoë Conway & John McIntyre

The Black Box - Live Streamed Event

Wednesday 26 January, 1.00pm

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The Nowhere Inn – St Vincent

The Nowhere Inn – St Vincent

Postponed - New date TBC

Wednesday 26 January, 8.00pm

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Junk Drawer + Support Funeral Rose

Junk Drawer + Support Funeral Rose

Postponed - New date TBC

Thursday 27 January, 8.00pm

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Aoife O’Donovan plus support Donovan Woods

Aoife O’Donovan plus support Donovan Woods

Postponed - New date TBC

Friday 28 January, 8.00pm

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Fairport Convention

Fairport Convention

Postponed - New date TBC

Friday 28 January, 1.00pm & 8.00pm

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Deptford Northern Soul Club Versus Superfly Funk and Soul

Deptford Northern Soul Club Versus Superfly Funk and Soul

Postponed - New date TBC

Friday 28 January, 2022, 10.30pm

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Malojian: Journey Through the Past – An Afternoon of Neil Young Songs

Malojian: Journey Through the Past – An Afternoon of Neil Young Songs

Postponed - New date TBC

Saturday 29 January, 2.00pm

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Mirenda Rosenberg

Proudly presented by Belfast Blues Café and Out to Lunch

Mirenda Rosenberg

Postponed - New date TBC

Saturday 29 January, 2.30pm

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Rory Nellis – ‘Written & Underlined’ Album Launch

Rory Nellis – ‘Written & Underlined’ Album Launch

Rescheduled - See 'CQAF 2022' below

Saturday 29 January, 8.00pm

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Crowd Company with DJ support Pete Brady and friends

Crowd Company with DJ support Pete Brady and friends

Cancelled

Saturday 29th January '22, 8.30pm

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Jane Weaver – OTL ’22

Presented by Strange Victory in association with Out to Lunch 

Jane Weaver – OTL ’22

Rescheduled - See 'Rolling Programme' below

Saturday 29 January, 9.00pm

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Olivia Murphy

Out to Lunch in association with Jazzlife Alliance

Olivia Murphy

Postponed - New date TBC

Sunday 30 January, 7.30pm

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Myles McCormack – Artist in Residence

Myles McCormack – Artist in Residence

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CQAF2022 Earlybird Shows

GoGo Penguin ’22

In association with Moving on Music

GoGo Penguin ’22

Festival Marquee (Custom House Square)

Friday 29 April 2022, 8.00pm

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Rory Nellis – ‘Written & Underlined’ Album Launch

Rory Nellis – ‘Written & Underlined’ Album Launch

McHugh's

Sunday 1 May, 8.00pm

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Bell X1 – CQAF ’22

Bell X1 – CQAF ’22

Festival Marquee (Custom House Square)

Monday 2nd May, 8.00pm

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John Shuttleworth – John Shuttleworth’s Back

John Shuttleworth – John Shuttleworth’s Back

The Black Box

Monday 2 May 2022, 8.00pm

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John Francis Flynn

In association with Moving on Music and Strange Victory

John Francis Flynn

The Black Box

Tuesday 3 May, 8.00pm

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Tadhg Hickey – In One Eye, Out The Other

Tadhg Hickey – In One Eye, Out The Other

Saint Joseph's Church, Sailortown

Wednesday 4 May, 8.00pm, Thursday 5 May, 1pm & 8.00pm

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Paul Currie – Work in Progress: The Chorus of Ghosts in my Skull Keep Telling Me to Take a Shit in the Fruit Salad

Paul Currie – Work in Progress: The Chorus of Ghosts in my Skull Keep Telling Me to Take a Shit in the Fruit Salad

The Black Box

Thursday 5 May, 1pm

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Teddy Thompson – Heartbreaker Please Tour

Teddy Thompson – Heartbreaker Please Tour

The Black Box - Friday 6th May, 8.00pm

Rosemary Street First Presbyterian - Saturday 7th May, 2.00pm

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Brigid O’Neill – ‘Intangible Heritage’ EP Launch

Brigid O’Neill – ‘Intangible Heritage’ EP Launch

The Sunflower Public House

Saturday 7 May, 2.00pm

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Hollie McNish: Slug Tour

Hollie McNish: Slug Tour

Festival Marquee (Custom House Square)

Sunday 8 May, 2.00pm

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Dr John Cooper Clarke – The I Wanna Be Yours Tour

Dr John Cooper Clarke – The I Wanna Be Yours Tour

Festival Marquee (Custom House Square)

Sunday 8 May, 2022, 8.00pm

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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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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
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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