• Ballykeeffe Amphitheatre

    Located 11km from Kilkenny City, Ballykeeffe Amphitheatre is a deep, worked-out quarry. The Amphitheatre holds a variety of events over the summer months from puppet theatre to Mozart, treasure trails to traditional music, the massed ranks of the Garda Band to solo performers. A stunning setting, coupled with near-perfect natural acoustics, make a performance at Ballykeeffe a must-see event for locals and visitors alike.




  • Barnstorm Theatre Company

    Ireland’s leading producer of professional theatre for children and young people has built up a strong reputation for high quality, innovative styles of theatre. Based in Kilkenny, Barnstorm tours its professional productions all over Ireland, as well as playing locally in both the Watergate Theatre and its own theatre venue, The Barn.

  • The Set Theatre

    Part of Langton House Hotel, designed by the David Collins Studio in London, this state of the art venue, constructed in 2009, can hold 252 people seated and 380 standing/seated. Caters for music acts, comedy, film and conferencing. Events advertised in Kilkenny People or just call into Langton’s to see what’s on!

  • Watergate Theatre

    The Watergate Theatre is situated at the heart of Kilkenny City. We are a 324 seater theatre, with a diverse programme to choose from. The ideal venue for an evening of entertainment. We show comedy, theatre, musical theatre, opera, dance, jazz, trad, classic rock and top class tribute acts! We guarantee that you’ll find something to suit at the Watergate! Enjoy a glass of wine in the Gallery Bar before your event or check out our website for some pre-theatre dining options. See our website for details of all upcoming events, group discounts and more.