• FESTIVAL OF FOLK 2014 - With the NATIONAL FOLK THEATRE OF IRELAND

    6 May to 21 September

    It’s our 40th Birthday! And we’re going to celebrate! Join us for our Festival of Folk 2014 this summer featuring performances, lectures and workshops , including a revival of Fadó Fadó, the original show from which Siamsa Tíre grew.

    And just to give you a feel for those early years, we’ll be exhibiting some wonderful memories in our gallery spaces from years gone by. We look forward to welcoming you back to Siamsa Tíre!

    In Association with Kerry Group
     

  • NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL MUSICALS

    Bryan Carr School of Performing Arts

    Now in its 5th year Bryan Carr School of Performing Arts presents their annual showcase mixing some old musicals, The King and I, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat with some new stage and TV musicals such as In the Heights, Avenue Q, 13 the Musical and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to name just a few.

    With slapstick comedy, wonderful choreography and vocals from the students that is the trademark of Bryan’s School, this promises to be a musical treat for all the family.

  • UPSTAGED WITH KERRY YOUTH DANCE THEATRE & FREE RADICALS YOUTH THEATRE

    Friday 25th of April

    Two fantastic groups of young people interpret the world through their own creative talents.

    FRYT present a new work written for them by Neil Flynn, Florence Descends Into Hell For A Pint of Milk - a powerful piece, relevant to young people today.

    KYDT will perform two repertory pieces. INSIDE MY HEAD (inspired by the pressures students face as they prepare for the Leaving Certificate) and FORSAKEN which looks at abandonment, loss, anger and the struggle to belong.

NATIONAL FOLK THEATRE

Celebrates 40th Anniversary in 2014

THE REMEMBERING GAME

Michael Holly - 12 April to 17 May 2014

Welcome /

Siamsa Tíre in Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland celebrates Irish Culture and is home to the National Folk Theatre of Ireland. 

This year we're delighted to be celebrating our 40th Anniversary!  So come and join us for our Festival of Folk from the 6th of May to the 21st of September when we bring together visitors from all over the world to enjoy the best of Irish culture and entertainment in Irish music, song and dance in our beautiful theatre in Tralee.  Our programme is filled with concerts, drama, exhibitions and workshops all focusing on our wonderful traditional Irish culture

Check us out on Trip Advisor, see one of our best dancers in actions - the fabulous footwork of John Fitzgerald, watch video clips of two of our most popular and acclaimed shows Oilean and Clann Lir,

For the best of What’s On in Kerry in Irish arts and entertainment, come and join us for a performance in our wonderful theatre in Tralee, looking out over the Slieve Mish Mountains and the Dingle Peninsula. More about Kerry and Tralee ...