Performing Arts

​Throughout the year libraries offer a varied programme of events and activities in the performing arts which include music, theatre and dance. 

See some of these events in action​

Some libraries have dedicated performance spaces. These can be hired by local groups and organisations.  Ask your local library for details.

The music library in Belfast Central Library houses an extensive collection of resources which include books on:

• classical

• opera

• ballet

• significant composers and artists

• music theory and music industry


There are also CDs and DVDs on opera and ballet, scores for voice and instruments and librettos on major classical works.

Performing Arts - Broken String Band

Performing Arts - Chinese Dragon

Performing Arts - Fire Juggler

Performing Arts - Horrible Histories