Throughout June: Tour & Workshop ‘Engage’ Package
Festival of Folk 2022 – Ireland’s Premier Cultural Experiences
Our Engage package is part of our annual Festival of Folk which takes place from May to September, featuring exhibitions, guided tours, workshops and performances. BOOK NOW by contacting our friendly Box Office team at [email protected] and enjoy an authentic cultural experience that you will treasure forever!
Our Engage package includes:
- Guided Folk Homecoming Exhibition.
- Guided Backstage Tour.
- Opportunity to take some great photos with props and costumes.
- Choice of music, song or dance workshops. Choose a traditional Irish discipline to delve into with an expert from the artistic team at the National Folk Theatre. There are three workshop options available:
- Music Workshop – Discover different Irish musical styles and instruments, how they work, how they are used in National Folk Theatre productions, and learn how to play one of the basic instruments like the bodhrán or tin whistle.
- Singing Workshop – Enjoy a traditional Irish song in the Irish language from the National Folk Theatre song repertoire. The tutor will explain the meaning of the words and the history of the song. They will demonstrate and teach you some traditional singing techniques so that you can then join with them in singing the song and perfecting a new party piece.
- Dance Workshop – Learn some steps in the North Kerry ‘Munnix’ dance step style. Your tutor will give you an overview of the differences between Irish dancing styles and explain how Siamsa Tíre cherishes and maintains this style which is unique to our region.
- Dates: Throughout May to September 2022
- Age: These workshops can be tailored for individuals, families and small or large groups.
- Costs: Adult €56, Concession €44.80, Child €28, Family 2a2c €134.40
- To Book: Our Engage package is available on request. To book, email your enquiry, including your contact and group details, preferred cultural package, dates and times to [email protected] and [email protected]
And that’s not all!
We also have the following Festival of Folk packages available on request. To Book: Email your enquiry, including your contact and group details, preferred cultural package, dates and times to [email protected] and [email protected]
- CONNECT – Guided Folk Homecoming Exhibition tour.€12/€9.60/€6/Family of 4 €32.40
- EXPLORE – Guided Folk Homecoming Exhibition and backstage tour with an opportunity to take some great photos with props and costumes. €16/€12.80/€8/Family of 4 €38.40
- EXPERIENCE – Guided Folk Homecoming Exhibition and backstage tour plus an intimate performance from cast members. €45/€36/€22.50/Family of 4 €108
- ENTERTAIN – Live theatre performance of TURAS or Fadó Fadó €45/€36/€22.50/Family of 4 €108. 70% discount for Kerry Residents. Why not upgrade your visit and book our Celebrate package?
- CHERISH – Guided Folk Homecoming Exhibition and backstage tour, an intimate performance, a music, song or dance workshop of your choice, plus, souvenir gift. €80/€64/€40/Family of 4 €192
- CELEBRATE – Our VIP Experience which includes an evening performance of Turas or Fadó Fadó with welcome reception, guided Folk Homecoming Exhibition and backstage tour. Followed by a cast meet and greet and gift pack with autographed souvenir programme €90/€72/€45/Family of 4 €216.
All visitors are more than welcome to enjoy a self-guided tour of our Folk Homecoming Exhibition. This is FREE and no booking is required.
Summer Events 2022
Along with our National Folk Theatre offerings, we have also lined up a season full of events including: Comedy, Music, Song, Dance, Drama and Workshops, all of which can be found on our Events Page More events will be added soon, if you would like to be the first to know, Sign up to our Newsletter
We look forward to welcoming you to Siamsa Tíre, The National Folk Theatre of Ireland this summer.
Price - Adult €56, Concession €44.80, Child €28, Family 2a2c €134.40