Barnstorm Theatre Company

Productions

Star Chasers, Irish Tour Spring 2018

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...

THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS

A Joint Barnstorm-Watergate Production  Barnstorm Theatre Company and Watergate Theatre present a joint production of Sean O’Casey’s The Plough and the Stars this coming November and December. The first such co-production... Read more...

BOCKETY AUSTRALIA – SEPTEMBER 2017

Paul Curley and John Currivan in The Bockety World of Henry and Bucket   With the generous support of Culture Ireland, Barnstorm will present ‘Bockety’ at venues in Sydney and Paramatta between September 13th and 30th 2017. Written... Read more...

– STORMFEST – 12-20 Aug 2017

A Season of Family Theatre and Storytelling – 12-20 August 2017   Barnstorm has been creating great theatre for young audiences and families for many years in Ireland and more recently, internationally. In 2016 Kilkenny Arts Festival... Read more...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – 2017

   photographer: Susan Walsh   1967 – the Summer of Love bringing the Sixties to Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night   From the tragedy of Greek theatre the previous year to the comedy of Shakespeare, Barnstorm’s... Read more...

Monday’s Child UK – April 2017

A family play for young and old. “A sophisticated piece of children’s theatre that will engage young audiences on a variety of levels. ” 4 Stars **** – Irish Times “Pure magic! The play is whimsical, fun and... Read more...

Star Chasers – Feb & March 2017

  World-premiere of a new play by Scott Young, for children 4+ years, their teachers and families.A modern-day adventure for all, Star Chasers sees Billy and Dad heading north with just a tent and a box full of Mam’s memories. On the... Read more...

Bockety North America – Jan & Feb 2017

Henry and Bucket tour to North America! The Bockety World of Henry & Bucket travels to North America to delight family audiences in New York, Florida,  Virginia, New Jersey, Kansas, Arkansas and four cities in Ontario, Canada.... Read more...

The Messenger – November 2016

A specially-commissioned play, written by Mike Kenny A World PremiereHow one child keeps it together while war breaks out on the streets of his home town… Christy (Bullet) Brady is a boy with a mission. He wants to be the fastest runner... Read more...

BarnFest : Family Theatre at Kilkenny Arts Festival

In marking 25 years of theatre-making Barnstorm is delighted to partner with Kilkenny Arts Festival to present a season of plays for children and their families during the Festival. This season is supported by Kilkenny County Council. Three... Read more...

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

  • Star Chasers

  • The Messenger

  • Monday's Child