Barnstorm Theatre Company


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...

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...

A Murder of Crows – Rapturous Response from Audience


A Murder of Crows - Crows Perch After two years of development and devising by the Barnstorm Acting Ensemble and scripting by Mike Kenny, A Murder of Crows has finished its première run in The Watergate, Kilkenny. It has received a rapturous... Read more...

AMOC – halfway through rehearsals…


Rehearsals are more than half-way through at The Barn, for the landmark production, the first ever production, of A Murder of Crows, written by Mike Kenny in collaboration with Barnstorm. Here’s a musical taster of the lullaby from the... Read more...

A Murder of Crows – Rehearsals begin!


Two years ago Barnstorm realised a long-held aspiration when we formed our Acting Ensemble – three actors who worked and trained with the company in the development, devising and realisation of theatre productions for our various audiences... Read more...

  • Swansong

  • Alice and the Wolf

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

  • Star Chasers

  • The Messenger

  • Monday's Child