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Friday Night Improv

Friday night improv comedy! Stories and sketches based on live suggestions from the audience. Fast-paced and funny, there’s no better way to ease into the weekend.

Friday 18 October 2019 | 8pm


Sunday Improv

Every Sunday evening comedic improvisers put together scenes, songs, and stories from audience suggestions.

Sundays | 8pm


Headwreck Quiz Night

Accidental & Quiz Host Ireland present a table quiz unlike any other!

Side effects may include: Dizziness, insomnia, embarrassment, headaches, frustration, and laughter.

Quiz Host Ireland accept no responsibility for any temporary insanity or permanent brain damage.

Saturday 19 October 2019 | 8pm

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short term volunteering - does it make a difference?

More and more young Irish adults are choosing to volunteer internationally on a short term basis on development projects. What impact if any does this have on the communities they work with and the individual volunteer? Can volunteering really make a positive contribution to a fairer world? Delve into this topic with us, as we discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of international volunteering.

Wednesday 23 October 2019 | 7pm

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Accidental Fictions

A night of new fiction stories read by the writers themselves. If you’d like to be one of the readers just send us a message about who you are and what you’d like to read.

Thursday 24 October 2019 | 8pm


Accidental Comedy Club

The Accidental Comedy Club brings you a night of cleverly curated stand-up from some up-and-coming names in the comedy scene.

Friday 25 October 2019 | 8pm


Sing Your Troubles

It’s a hard world out there, and it’s just getting rougher and tougher. So we decided in the best traditions of music & theatre that we’d setup a night were you can come along and simply sing! Sing all your troubles away with friends & strangers alike.

Saturday 26th October 2019 | 9pm

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The Rocky Horror Picture singalong Show

Hosted by Ms Cherrie On Top, be guided through a night of iconic character, songs and fun.

Get ready to do the time warp again on this special Halloween screening of the Rocky Horror Picture Show, with live performance, dancing more!

Wednesday 30 October 2019 | 7:30pm

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Halloween Musical Improv

To celebrate all things creepy, Belfast Improv’s house musical comedy team will be creating live songs and stories based on spooky Halloween tropes.

Thursday 31 October 2019 | 8pm


The Dream Collector

Performed by NISMAT Senior Acting class.

On a school trip a group of teenagers visit an isolated country house of a black-and-white movie pioneer. But what they encounter there will change their lives forever. Is this a nightmare they won’t wake up from?

Wednesday 6 November 2019 | 7:30pm


Leonie McDonagh Podcast

Brassed off with Brexit, tired of Trump, bored with Bozza and jaded with Jezza? Today’s news cycle is unremittingly grim and many of us are switching off. So let’s tune into a different sort of news agenda. Stories from the sunnier side of the street – funny, irreverent and uplifting.

Monday 11 November 2019 | 8pm


Póg na sí Tours

‘Are you ready for a rollicking good time? If you’re on your holidays in Ireland come and take a tour with Ireland’s premier No.1 tour company, Póg na Sí Tours. Sights galore!’

Tuesday 12 November 2019 | 7:30pm


A View From the Bridge

A View from the Bridge is Arthur Miller's seminal two-act play set by the docks of Red Hook, a working-class part of Brooklyn, New York.

Staged by Belfast based theatre company DAMD. This production was previously sold out in The Belfast Barge in 2014 and was The Belfast Telegraph’s “Pick of the Week”.

Thurs 14 - Sat 16 November 2019 | 8pm


Scratch Night

Join us at Accidental for another evening of scratch performances. Where audiences will have a chance on the night, to give a host of artists feedback on their brand new work.

Thursday 21 November 2019 | 8pm



Private Peaceful relives the life of Private Tommo Peaceful, a young First World War soldier awaiting the firing squad at dawn. During the night, he looks back at his short but joyful past and the battles and injustices of war that brought him to the front line.

Saturday 23 November | 7:30pm