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Belfast International Arts Festival 2018
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Belfast International Arts Festival brings an eclectic fusion of cutting edge performances to Belfast from 16 Oct – 3 Nov with world class theatre, dance, visual art, music, film, literature and talks.

Audiences can expect a world-class programme of theatre, performance art, moving image, visual art, dance and music, with opportunities to directly engage and participate in the creative arts. With over 120 events, including 12 premieres,

Highlights of the 56th edition include Italian star of stage and screen Isabella Rossellini with her new one woman show Link Link, multi Grammy award winner Angélique Kidjo touring her version of iconic Talking Heads album Remain in Light, critically acclaimed Nina - A Story about Me and Nina Simone and American folk and blues legend Eric Bibb.

With cultural walking tours available and opportunities to experience both international and local talent in no less than 28 venues across Belfast this is one event not to be missed!

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Opening times

09:00 - 23:00

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Belfast International Arts Festival 2018

109 - 113 Royal Avenue
County Antrim
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T: (028) 9033 2261
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