Visitors outside the Siamsa Tire building

Take Your Pick

As the year comes to a close, get festive at Siamsa Tíre in the comfort of your favourite theatre. Stuck for gift ideas? Give the gift of live entertainment with Gift Vouchers and tickets for our 2023 programme of comedy, music and theatre on tour.

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.

Birdhouses - Home is Where the Heart is Exhibition

Current Exhibition

Award-winning illustrator Margaret Anne Suggs has created an experimental series of pop-up illustrated birdhouses in our current exhibition 'Home is Where the Heart is'.

Events

See our upcoming events

Events

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.

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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Rose of Tralee Festival Special

We are thrilled to see the return of the Rose of Tralee International Festival for 2022. To celebrate, we are offering a very special discount rate for performances of Fadó Fadó during the festival...

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