Visitors outside the Siamsa Tire building

Take Your Pick

As our seasons turn, join us in the comfort of your favourite theatre and enjoy the latest comedy, music and theatre on tour. Celebrate Halloween with fun family workshops, drama and spooky treats, followed by the Circus and a jam packed festive line-up to close off the year.

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.

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'.


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Featured Event

MÁM – Presented by Michael Keegan-Dolan / Teaċ Daṁsa

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.

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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Festival of Irish Choreography 2022

In collaboration with Dance Ireland | Project Arts Centre | Irish Film Institute | The Complex On 11th-14th July 2022, John Scott’s Irish Modern Dance Theatre IMDT rebooted the company’s annual...

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Siamsa Tíre, The National Folk Theatre of Ireland, awarded support from RTÉ Supporting the Arts

Siamsa Tíre, The National Folk Theatre of Ireland, are delighted to announce that we have been awarded support from RTÉ Supporting the Arts this July. The RTÉ Supporting the Arts scheme is an...

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Musical Extravaganza ‘Back to the Music’ by the Oliver Hurley School of Musical Theatre

Following on from the Easter Panto “Cinderella”, the award-wining director Oliver Hurley presents a variety of musical theatre excerpts. This two hour production is full of dynamic dance routines...

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