Welcome to Belfast International Arts Festival

Our 61st Festival returns 12 October – 5 November 2023 with a new season of contemporary arts and culture in over 30 venues across the city and featuring the very best international and homegrown artists in theatre, dance, music, visual arts, literature and film.


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Biaf23 Vb (7)

Burnt Out

Gary Mitchell | A Lyric Theatre Production
7 October - 4 November 2023
7:30pm / 2:30pm (Sat & Sun)
Theatre & Dance
Opening Event
Accessible Performances