And we’re off!

Streaming across a number of virtual platforms, Culture Night Online 2020 aims to be accessible to those who would attend in-person each year as well as those who have yet to experience the best of Northern Ireland’s arts and culture scene.

The six hours of arts programming will be on: YouTube live; Facebook Live; Twitch; Twitter via Periscope; Instagram Live; and, on NVTV (Freeview 7 (greater Belfast) and Virgin Media 159 (across Northern Ireland), programming also available for download at nvtv.co.uk.

The Schedule

3:30 – Time to get ready, we’re nearly there!

4pm – We’re Still Here Film featuring Cherrie Ontop

4:06 – Cathedral Quarter Trust CEO Susan Picken introduces Family Fun Hour

4:09 – Mary McGurk

4:23 – George Firehorse

4:34 – Rachael McCabe

4:48 – Paul Currie

4:58 – Susan introduces Bounce Culture’s set at the Belfast Cathedral

4:59 – Rev Forde welcomes you to Belfast Cathedral

5:04 – Kwame Daniels introduces Essential Journeys by Bounce Culture

5:48 – Mix The City film in association with Belfast City Council

5:54 – We’re Still Here Film featuring Cherrie Ontop

6:01 – Susan introduces a tour of the Cathedral Quarter 

6:02 – Henrik Gard and Ali Stanger from the Belfast Community Circus School perform

6:08 – Hillas Smith from the Belfast Community Circus School performs

6:18 – The Ulster University graduate show at The MAC and Belfast Exposed

6:36 – The Swing Gals

6:43 – We’re Still Here Film featuring Cherrie Ontop

6:49 – Susan introduces documentaries by Trocaire and the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission

6:50 – Trocaire Film Standing Her Ground and discussion panel

7:30 – Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission presents the poem and film It Seems followed by discussion

8:11 – Susan introduces performances at The Black Box and Oh Yeah Music Centre

8:11 – Rachael Campbell Palmer introduces the Black Box

8:13 – tenx9 at the Black Box

8:36 – Sinead O’Donnell at the Black Box

8:52 – Susie Blue at the Black Box

9:11 – Oh Yeah Music Centre Presents

9:13 – Becah at the Oh Yeah

9:28 – Charles Hurts at the Oh Yeah

9:46 – We’re Still Here Film featuring Cherrie Ontop

9:53 – Credits

+ our special highlight courtesy of the Linen Quarter – Ronnie Greer, Ken Haddock & John McCullough