The 8th Belfast Book Festival returns!

From 6 - 16 June the Belfast Book Festival returns and promises to deliver a unique and diverse programme of events exploring a range of interests and themes.  

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Each week The Crescent offers 200 courses and workshops through a wide-ranging artistic programme spreads across all art forms including dance, wellbeing, drama, music, visual arts, crafts, creative writing and reading, languages, culture, children and family. 

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Creative Writing and Reading / Belfast Book Festival

The 8th Belfast Book Festival

From 6th – 16th June the 8th annual Belfast Book Festival, supported by Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Belfast City Council, will open the world of books to everyone. For 11 days venues across the city including The Crescent will come alive with unique and diverse events featuring high profile authors as well as events exploring a range of interests and themes.    Check out this years programme by visiting
06 June 2018 0:00 AM
Creative Writing and Reading / Poetry

Canadian Lines - An Evening Of Poetry

We are delighted to welcome to The Crescent Canadian poets Catherine Graham and Kathleen McCracken a
31 May 2018 7:00 PM

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