Barnstorm Theatre Company


Youth Drama Summer Camp Kilkenny


Barnstorm Youth Drama Camp is run on the same ethos as their Youth Theatre where the personal, social and artistic development of the young person are held as equals. Through a series of drama games, exercises and physical and vocal approaches,... Read more...



A grumpy old man is digging a hole for his cello in the forest floor. He’s terrible at digging, it’s not his forte. A young boy is blasted into his path, interrupting his impossible task. The boy is on a journey that he didn’t choose,... Read more...


Barnstorm 30 Write for Theatre Playwrights (both established and emerging; local and national) are invited to submit a synopsis or idea for a short original play for Voyeur Theatre. The piece will be set on a park bench and will include... Read more...

Alice and the Wolf – Tour 21


By Tom Swift – “captures the zeitgeist of the young person’s world in this play for children aged 9+ years” Alice spends virtually all her time in Wolf Wood. You know, the world’s deepest, darkest online... Read more...

The Playboy of the Western World


Curriculum Play Live 2019   This is the fourth annual production in a partnership between Barnstorm Theatre Company and the Watergate Theatre to serve both schools in the region and general audiences.Previous plays were Translations... Read more...

Bockety comes home


  Following on from its tours in Britain, Australia, North America and most recently Madrid and Barcelona, The Bockety World of Henry and Bucket returns to Ireland for a five-week tour to eleven venues around the country. Download... Read more...

Stormfest 2019


At Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019   In partnership withKilkenny Arts Festival, Barnstorm presents the annual StormFest, a season of Family Theatre and Storytelling. In 2019 we have two internationally acclaimed theatre companies... Read more...

Alice in Wonderland


‘I am not a child, I am nearly thirteen!’ – Alice Barnstorm’s Kilkenny Youth Theatre presents ‘Alice in Wonderland’, Lewis Carroll’s much loved children’s story. The senior members have enjoyed re-imagining the much-loved... Read more...

Boy with a Suitcase


Boy with a Suitcase, by Mike Kenny A play for children aged 8-12 years Boy with a Suitcase is the story of a 12 year old war refugee, who undertakes a long and dangerous journey to find asylum in Ireland. He carries with him only a small suitcase... Read more...

All My Sons


ALL MY SONS is one of the best loved US classics from the twentieth century. Showcasing Arthur Miller’s brilliance in exploring human nature and the psychology of family, it tells a story which reflects society and how people driven by a lust... Read more...

  • Alice and the Wolf

  • The Bockety World of Henry & Bucket - North America 2017

  • Star Chasers

  • The Messenger

  • Monday's Child