Barnstorm Theatre Company


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...

Barn Owl Players


The Barn Owl Players is now an exciting amateur drama group in Kilkenny with a hunger to explore theatre and its boundaries for an ever-growing audience. The group is led by an elected committee through which an annual programme is devised that... Read more...

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  • The Messenger

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