Iconic Boomtown Rats To Headline Co Down’s Harmony Live Weekend #HL18

Iconic Boomtown Rats To Headline Co Down’s Harmony Live Weekend Legendary Irish rockers, The Boomtown Rats are to headline Harmony Live 2018 in Holywood this June. The three-day event, which is set to pack out the Co Down town, will run from June 1-3 at the Festival Marquee in the Holywood Rugby Club grounds. Previously […]

Free Gradam Fringe festival this weekend in Belfast

Trad fans are in for a treat as a range of special, free events take place across the city this weekend. Developed in association with Belfast City Council, the free trad events are billed as a ‘fringe festival’. Free events taking place across Belfast on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th February are: Saturday Janet Harbison […]

7 big gigs on sale this pay day weekend

It’s pay day weekend and your budget is about to be blown with 7 big gigs going on sale this weekend! ON SALE THIS FRIDAY Nashville: Farewell Tour: SSE Arena, Tuesday 24 April. More info > http://ontourni.com/nashville-2018/ Avenged Sevenfold: SSE Arena, Wednesday 6 June. More info > http://ontourni.com/avenged-sevenfold/ Europe & King King: Ulster Hall, Tuesday […]

Gradam Ceoil comes to Belfast for the first time

TG4’s Gradam Ceoil comes to the Belfast Waterfront on Sunday 4th February 2018 for the first time in its 21-year history. Known as the Oscars of traditional music, the live concert and award ceremony features the crème de la crème of Irish music and song, celebrating the talent and achievements of musicians from Ireland and […]

Review: Michelle & Arlene

Arlene Foster has been busy recently and probably could do with a few days away but would she choose Michelle O’Neill as a travelling companion? According to playwright Rosemary Jenkinson they could well be the ideal couple. Consider the scene. It’s 22nd December, a time of goodwill to all men says Arlene, except orangemen, everyone […]

Review: Son Of A Preacher Man

With its combination of an all-star line-up of principals and the timeless music made famous by the late Dusty Springfield, this show looked and sounded promising as a good night out at the theatre and expectations were high. However, incorrectly referred to by many as ‘the Dusty Springfield musical’ (totally not the fault of the […]

Peter Pan panto ticket sales are flying high this year!

There are so many Christmas shows happening in Belfast this year it’s hard to keep up! I think I need a separate Christmas show listing to highlight them all. The grandest one of all is always in the Grand Opera House. You can’t beat the magic of a panto staged in a beautiful traditional theatre […]

Review: Alison Moyet, Ulster Hall

Alison Moyet, Ulster Hall 29 October 2017 It doesn’t happen often, but when artist, music, venue and set come together in perfect harmony leaving me an emotional mess, well something magical has happened. Finding my music groove in the early 80’s I inevitably heard some of the best pop music through my midnight listening marathons […]

Review: All Or Nothing – The Mod Musical (Tour)

REVIEW: All Or Nothing – The Mod Musical (Tour) Rock’n’Roll Productions Waterfront Hall, Belfast Wed 18-Thur 19 Oct, 2017 Having missed its planned opening night due to cast travel problems caused by Storm Ophelia, the touring production of All Or Nothing – The Mod Musical blew into town for its Belfast debut a night later […]

REVIEW: The Addams Family (Tour)

This Irish and UK premiere tour production of the musical comedy, The Addams Family was an entertaining and fast-paced production of Andrew Lippa’s funny musical about a less than conventional family and its ancestors. Right from the off, it was obvious that this was not going to be ‘One Normal Night’, as – during the […]

Rehearsals underway for The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 at The Mac

Teenagers of the eighties will all remember this secret diary of a loveable loser who can’t catch a break.  Hilariously captured in his notebook, adolescence doesn’t offer much for our Adrian. His parents’ crumbling marriage, spots and bullies, his unrequited love for Pandora, and the erratic behaviour of his dog – his teenage world is […]

Get your tickets today for upcoming tours #ad

Get your tickets today for upcoming tours visiting Northern Ireland soon!   Vital – Boucher Road Playing Fields, Belfast Tiesto & Clean Bandit + special guests: 26 Aug – TICKETS HERE   Harvest Festival HARVEST 2017 will be 2 days of live entertainment featuring over 30 acts performing at each Festival across 3 Music Stages. […]

Just announced: Amazing New Ed Sheeran Belfast concert

JUST ANNOUNCED: Ed Sheeran is coming to Belfast in 2018    Here are the dates for the European stadium tour, tickets on sale Saturday 8th of July – https://atlanti.cr/euuk2018tour A post shared by Ed Sheeran (@teddysphotos) on Jun 28, 2017 at 1:35am PDT   THE ED SHEERAN 2018 IRELAND STADIUM TOUR DATES ARE: CORK, Páirc […]