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A converted church in the heart of Belfast, The Empire hosts regular Music Hall gigs and comedians from the UK and international comedy circuit.

Basement Weekly Line-up:

  • Sunday Ken Haddock's Supper Club 10pm

  • Monday The Rare ‘Aul Stuff 10pm

  • Tuesday Discobeard 11pm

  • Thursday Rab McCullough and Guests 10.30pm

  • Friday Roots Live, Local and Original 10.30pm

  • Saturday Soul Rock 'N' Roll 10.30pm


 

The Empire Laughs Back Comedy Club has been providing Northern Ireland with laughter for over 20 years. Hosted by Colin Murphy or Jake O'Kane, the Comedy Club features headline acts from the UK and international comedy circuit, top supporting acts, and open spots from across the country. The doors open every Tuesday at 8pm with the show kicking off at 9pm. Admission: £8 (£7 with student card).
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  • 40-42 Botanic Avenue
  • Belfast
  • Antrim
  • BT7 1JQ

Top Reasons To Visit

  • Live music and sport
  • Comedy Club and quiz nights
  • Heated walled beer garden
  • Pleasuredome 80s tribute nights
  • Free WiFi

A Night of Belfast Music

Sat, 19 Oct 2019, 8:30pm

Fundraiser for Extern, featuring 5 fantastic local artists.

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Dirty DC

Sat, 02 Nov 2019, 8:30pm

The sell out Dirty DC are back at the Empire Belfast!

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Mack Fleetwood

Mon, 28 Oct 2019, 8:30pm

An amazing tribute to Rumours Era Fleetwood Mac!

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Pearl Jem

Sat, 09 Nov 2019, 8:30pm

A tribute to the Grunge era survivors - Pearl Jam.

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La Dame Blanche

Fri, 18 Oct 2019, 8:30pm

La Dame Blanche, delivers a powerful and irresistible mix that summons the spirits and compels the body to dance.

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Joshua Burnside

Fri, 01 Nov 2019, 7:00pm

Northern Irish experimental folk songwriter and producer Joshua Burnside is something of an anomaly in local terms.

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The Adventures at The Empire

Sat, 04 Jan 2020, 8:30pm

Belfast band The Adventures, featuring the brilliant song writing talents of Terry Sharpe and Pat Gribben, are back and playing at The Empire!

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Tonight’s the Night – Rod Stewart Tribute

Fri, 27 Dec 2019, 8:30pm

‘Tonight’s the Night’ has been wowing audiences far and wide, selling out theatres and ballrooms across the UK and Ireland.

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