Visitors outside the Siamsa Tire building

Go Live!

Beat the winter blues by adding live entertainment to your social calendar and plan time with family and friends in the comfort of your favourite theatre at Siamsa Tíre. Choose from live comedy, music, dance and theatre with something for all ages and tastes.

Siamsa Tire's auditorium and stage

How to Book

Tickets for all performances are available online, or by calling our Box Office on 066 712 3055 - we're here to help.

TAG Art exhibits

Current Exhibition

A celebration of 40 years of creativity & self-expression by members of Tralee Art Group. This inspiring exhibition of unique multi-media artwork also contains an audio and visual history of the group, its members and its journey up to today.


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Exterior shot of Siamsa Tire's building

Siamsa Tíre - The National Folk Theatre of Ireland

Who We Are

Siamsa Tíre, The National Folk Theatre of Ireland, is one of Ireland’s busiest and most vibrant arts centres. As the home of storytelling and Ireland’s only traditional Irish arts theatre company, we provide live family entertainment and performances of traditional Irish music, song and dance from our theatre in Tralee, Co Kerry.

Nollaig Shona

All the board and staff at Siamsa Tíre would like to thank all of its patrons, donators, funders and local partners for your continued support throughout another challenging year for us all.  We...

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Forging The Dance

Last Friday 18th November, Fr Pat Ahern launched his book, ‘Forging The Dance — A Theatrical Exploration Of The Concept Of Folk Theatre And The Birth Of Siamsa Tíre’. The book was launched in...

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Keeping the cultural flame alive

This Friday 28th October at 8pm, Siamsa Tíre celebrates our Irish cultural and sporting traditions in Cultúr.  This Centenary celebration showcases the traditions that inspired, sustained and...

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SpOOKtacular Halloween Events

Fancy-dress Fun, Wicked Workshops and a screening of Disney’s greatest Halloween movie – just some of the SpOOktacular activities taking place at Siamsa Tíre this Halloween. We are delighted to...

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Keep the faith tours to Derry

The National Folk Theatre recently presented a production ‘Keep the faith, keep the folk’, on the Siamsa stage, closely followed by inclusion in Derry’s Echo Echo Dance Festival...

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Traditional Munnix Dance Goes Global

As part of Siamsa Tíre’s continued focus on sharing and sustaining our traditional arts, and as a response to the Covid pandemic, it launched a series of online traditional Irish dance, music...

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