Siamsa Tíre, The National Folk Theatre & Arts Centre
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Town Park, Tralee, Kerry,
Ms Marianne Kennedy General Manager
Founded in 1974, Siamsa Tíre is home to the National Folk Theatre of Ireland.
Founded in 1974, Siamsa Tíre is home to the National Folk Theatre of Ireland. The Siamsa Tíre mission is to reflect Ireland’s great wealth of music, dance and folklore on stage, through vibrant, colourful theatrical entertainment and to continue creating new folk theatre presentations drawing on our traditions and a rich cultural reservoir.
The Summer Season (from April to October) offers a programme of rare and exciting shows which continue to receive standing ovations both here and abroad. Throughout the rest of the year, Siamsa Tíre presents a programme of drama, music, dance and literary events. A continuous calendar of visual arts events runs throughout the year in the galleries.
Monday to Thursday, Saturday - for May and June
Monday to Saturday - for July and August
Monday to Thursday, Saturday – September
Varied programme throughout the rest of the year.