Black Twig Pickers - lowdown on the band from Blacksburg Virginia
Simply divine diva: Irish opera star Celine Byrne
Celine Byrne is offering to pose naked on her hotel bed for photographer David Fitzgerald, famous for his spectacular 'Flying Orangeman' shot from the summer parades riots.
Three festivals unite to hold Belfast-wide circus spectacular
Three of Belfast’s biggest arts festivals will be joining forces for an outdoor extravaganza for this year’s Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queen’s.
Belfast Festival: International talent to fore as Queen's event marks 51st year
It has a reputation as an international artistic melting pot – and this year will be no different.
How Richard went from box office to centre stage at Belfast Festival
The new man running the show at the "new" Belfast Festival at Queen's is an old boy of the "old" one. And Richard Wakely can't help but smile as he reminisces about how he was a festival volunteer in the Seventies when the city's biggest arts bash was still trying to keep going...
Artist putting a Belfast face in space
You wouldn't expect one of the biggest names in the art world to do things by half measures. And the massive artwork which Cuban-American Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada is planning for Belfast in the autumn is out of this world – a stunning image of a young girl which will be visible from space.
Artist Rodriguez-Gerada to give Belfast a new face
HE has created works of art all over the world - now internationally acclaimed Cuban-American artist Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada has been signed up as artist in residence at the Belfast Festival at Queen's.
Festival favourites ...the critics’ and audience choices
As the Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queen’s marked its 50th birthday this year, the Belfast Telegraph — media partner to the event — asked festival-goers to help celebrate the special occasion by choosing their favourite act to be named as winner of the Belfast Telegraph...
The Beat Carnival turned a Belfast night into a Day of the Dead
It was all for a good cause as the arts organisation helped the Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queen’s celebrate its 50th birthday bash with a ‘spooktacular’ celebration.
Cuba’s best export after cigars are still smokin’
Since they were introduced to the world via the evangelism of American musician Ry Cooder, the Buena Vista Social Club have been Cuba's most successful export since those cigars beloved of Bond villains.
Superstar soprano does Bach, Beatles and folk
A trio of musical greats came together for a delicate evening's entertainment in Clonard Monastery.
Composer flies the flag for marching band tunes
A century ago American pioneer Charles Ives was imitating the sound of marching bands in his music.
Horrors is a little gem for its cast
Despite having had just four days to rehearse and a morning to set the stage, Belfast's Music Theatre 4 Youth pulled off a terror-ific adaptation of Little Shop of Horrors last night.
We all must applaud this patriotic polemic
Belarus. A country where it’s forbidden to look a stranger in the eye. Where raising a flag can incur a beating from the police. Where just existing can somehow be a crime.
No safe seats to be had in a wealth of anarchy
Comic Adam Riches rolled into town with his gallery of grotesque characters, a gaggle of terrified punters upon which to work his sinister comedy magic.
Sublimely soulful voice enraptures audience
You know you're at a jazz performance when people applaud about five times throughout each song and the woman next to you tells you off for taking notes on an electronic pad.
Add mobile users to gallery of scoundrels
Robert Powell returned after many years to the Belfast Festival at Queen's last night full of “happy memories of a time that was not very happy for the people of Belfast”.
Pitch-perfect vocalist an absolute joy
A robust but stylish piano accompaniment to the opening Schubert song set the pace for Swedish singer Camilla Tilling’s recital with German pianist Paul Rivinius in St George’s, High Street.
Story of the ‘Big Man’ is amplified on stage
News this week that the Reverend Ian Paisley has returned to public life just months after a serious illness may have been greeted with whoops in a dressing room at the Grand Opera House.
All aboard the Holy Holy Bus for a madcap religious adventure
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Simply divine diva: Irish opera star Celine Byrne
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Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, & Parlour Belfast, July 2015
Nightlife: Villa nighclub, July 2015
Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, & Parlour Belfast, June 2015
Nightlife: Thompson's Garage, Belfast - summer 2015
Nightlife: Carl Frampton fever in The Bot
Nightlife: The Limelight - summer 2015
Northern Ireland nightlife: The Dirty Onion - June 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife - Filthy McNasty's, Belfast - July 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife - The Bar With No Name, Belfast - July 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife - The Perch, Belfast - June 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife - The National, Belfast - Summer 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Speakeasy at Queen's June 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, & Parlour Belfast, June 2015
The Apartment reopens - June 2015
Villa nighclub, June 2015
Bar With No Name, June 2015
AAA at The Limelight - May 2015
The Bot - May 2015
Cuckoo nightclub, Belfast - May 2015
Thompson's Garage - May 2015
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The Troubles gallery - IRA checkpoint, early 1970s