Barnstorm Theatre Company


Brilliant News! Extra Funding…


We are delighted to announce that due to further support the price of participation in our upcoming Symposium in Trinity College can be radically reduced. Two days        €50 / €30 (concession) Day Passes *   €30 / €20 (concession) *Places... Read more...

TYA Ireland Newsletter


The latest news from the TYA sector can be found in the Winter 2012 newsletter  Read more



Barnstorm is working with director/deviser Sarah Argent from Cardiff on a new show for spring 2013. Sarah will be in Dublin at the end of the month and wishes to audition actors on Friday 02 November. She is particularly interested in actors... Read more...

The Bockety World of Henry and Bucket (formerly Junkland)


Watch the videos about our new devised show. It’s early days yet, but we’re excited! The working title is Junkland. The Bockety World of Henry and Bucket. Devising - The Bockety World of Henry and Bucket Week 1 of devising took place... Read more...

Coming this Autumn!


Barnstorm has not rested over the summer with exciting developments in all areas – we hosted a number of arts-for-children presentations in The Barn as part of Kilkenny Arts Festival, and started devising a brand new show with theatre... Read more...

Oleanna at The Barn – 14th & 15th July


Two performances only: Company D presents Oleanna by David Mamet in The Barn Sat 14th & Sun 15th July @ 8pm. Directed by Ruth Calder-Potts from Kilkenny and performed by Company D’s Artistic Director, David Scott and Sinéad O’Riordan... Read more...

Youth Theatre Week – 2012


Youth Theatre Week @ Barnstorm will run from 9th-13th July. It is a theatre camp for young people who are interested in drama and theatre. It will be facilitated by professional youth drama facilitators. Each group will work towards a short... Read more...

Childrens’ Response…


Local competition: Primary school students from across the Longford region recently attended a performance of “A Murder of Crows” presented by Barnstorm Theatre Company at Backstage Theatre.  The students were invited to write a review... Read more...

Gormenghast – Senior KYT


Kilkenny Youth Theatre would like to tell you a story, a story of family responsibility and tradition versus personal freedom and choice, a story about a very different place: Gormenghast.  Where age-old rituals and traditions govern the lives... Read more...

Bits, Bites & Pieces performance


Bits, Bites & Pieces - Rehearsals The Adult Theatre Club members are presenting their own Cabaret Nights in The Barn on Wed 15th and Thurs 16th February. There is a great programme on offer with  monologues, excerpts and poetry, directed... Read more...

  • Swansong

  • Alice and the Wolf

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

  • Star Chasers

  • The Messenger

  • Monday's Child