Barnstorm Theatre Company


Cruinniú na nÓg 2023 – The Triptych Project


Over its history there have been many young people through Barnstorm’s youth theatre and in 2022 there was a call out to our Youth Theatre alumni to script work that would talk to the sector with fresh voices. Three of many writers were chosen... Read more...



Following the amazing success of its inaugural lunchtime theatre presentation last summer, Barnstorm has another treat for Kilkenny audiences who will be spellbound by Tennessee William’s classic short play ‘Something Unspoken’ this June “Williams’... Read more...

Youth Drama Camp 2023


Barnstorm Theatre Company are delighted to announce our 2023 Youth Drama Camp for young people this summer. Develop confidence & interpersonal skills through drama and have some fun…    Age 8 – 14 yrs   Mon 10 –... Read more...

Something wicked this way comes..


Following last year’s successful run of XIV, Barnstorm’s Kilkenny Youth Theatre return to Ionad Dara, Goresbridge with their annual production. This year they bring their version of William Shakespeare’s classic Macbeth to the... Read more...



Barnstorms’ Adult Theatre Club is starting in 2023 with a one-year part-time programme, Theatre Production Skills. The ATC, originally a 2-year course, was first introduced in 2007 in answer to many requests from adults in the region... Read more...

The Elves & the Shoemakers


Barnstorm is delighted to present this captivating production in the enchanted surroundings of the boot factory Padmore and Barnes of Kilkenny from the 30th November to 16th December. This is a short and caring story about a Christmas... Read more...

Philadelphia, Here I Come!


Curriculum Play Live 2022 This is the fifth annual productions in our series of the classic plays on the English Syllabus produced by Barnstorm Theatre Company performed in the Watergate Theatre to serve both schools in the region and general... Read more...

We are hiring


Are you our next Participation and Education Officer? Barnstorm Theatre Company is looking for a dynamic facilitator who is passionate about theatre and has strong administration skills to join its team as Participation and Education... Read more...

The Quiet Land by Malachy McKenna


– Lunchtime Theatre – We are delighted to announce that our latest production is The Quiet Land by Malachy McKenna. The play will be presented as lunchtime theatre so you will be able to enjoy a tasty meal and high quality theatre. The... Read more...

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...

  • Swansong

  • Alice and the Wolf

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

  • Star Chasers

  • The Messenger

  • Monday's Child