Barnstorm Theatre Company


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...

Have Your Say!


Butler Gallery's Red Square Critics Project Information morning 11am-12.30pm Thursday 24th May, Parade Tower, Kilkenny Castle.   Do you have an interest in theatre or visual arts?        Maybe you’ve always... 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...

Barn Owl Players


Dancing at Lughnasa news, rehearsals are well under way and building momentum for the Barn Owl Players opening in the Watergate Theatre 29th to 31st March (tickets from the box office 056 7761674. Production Team: Jim Carroll (Michael) Mary... Read more...

National Tour


Barnstorm has just launched its national tour of The Song from the Sea, a beautiful piece of theatre for children 4+ years and families. The tour kicked off in Draíocht in Blanchardstown and will continue until December.  Read more

Gathering2011 – Critical Success!


Barnstorm was delighted to host this year’s Gathering in Kilkenny. Critical Development of a Sector proved to be a full and exciting conference and showcase of work from around Ireland. John Borstel gave a stirring keynote address that... Read more...

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