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MEET THE PLAYWRIGHT OF “BARNEY CAREY GETS HIS WINGS”

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On stage at the Watergate Theatre from 21st to 24th of February is Barnstorm Theatre Company’s latest offering for age 7+ and their families, Barney Carey Gets His Wings . In our Meet the Creatives pieces you learn all about the experts involved... Read more...

MEET THE CAST OF “BARNEY CAREY GETS HIS WINGS”

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In our Meet the Cast articles,  you get to read about the people involved in this unique production. Today we meet Julie Sharkey who plays Agnes, the lady with the beard  Where are you from? I’m from Ballaghaderreen, in County... Read more...

MEET THE CAST OF “BARNEY CAREY GETS HIS WINGS”

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In our Meet the Cast articles over the coming weeks you will get to read about the people involved in this unique production. Today we meet Eoin O’Sullivan, who plays the part of Barney’s dad. Eoin is originally from Castleisland, Co. Kerry... Read more...

MEET BARNEY CAREY FROM BARNSTORM’S UPCOMING WORLD PREMIERE

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February 2018 will see Barnstorm’s newest creation for age 7+ and their families at the Watergate Theatre. Barney Carey Gets His Wings was written especially for our local theatre company by leading playwright for young audiences, Brendan... Read more...

Christmas & New Year Opening

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Our office will be closed from Friday, December 22nd at 5pm, and will reopen on Tuesday, January 2nd at 9am. We hope that you will all have a safe and happy Christmas and New Year. Thank you for all your support and see you in 2018 for... Read more...

Barney Carey Gets His Wings

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Rooting through an old trunk, Barney and his dad find more than they bargained for and a few things that set them wondering. Who makes the rules? What happens if you break the rules? And who is the lady with the beard? Join them as they spread... Read more...

BARNSTORM BREAKING THE RULES WITH ANOTHER WORLD PREMIERE

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For anyone doing last-minute Christmas shopping, your local theatre company, Barnstorm, has the perfect present for children and families, as tickets go on sale today (Wednesday) for their new world-premiere: Barney Carey Gets His Wings. The... Read more...

Star Chasers, Irish Tour Spring 2018

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By Scott Young Age 4 – 7Audience reactions: “Very moving!” “The kids were enthralled.” “Really funny!” School groups and families were treated to Star Chasers, described as a tapestry of music, movement and magical imagery, at... Read more...

My Kilkenny Life Features Cast and Crew of The Plough and the Stars

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The Kilkenny People’s My Kilkenny Life features members of the cast and crew of The Plough and the Stars at the Watergate Theatre.Peter Healy, who plays the parts of Tommy the Barman and Corporal Stoddart, featured on November 10th What’s... Read more...

Co-Productions with Barnstorm Theatre Company and Watergate Theatre

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Last year, to celebrate 25 years of making theatre, Barnstorm Theatre Company developed a number of partnerships to bring new theatre experiences to Kilkenny audiences, alongside its annual programme. One of these partnerships was with the Kilkenny... Read more...

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

  • The Messenger

  • Monday's Child