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KMS "Reveal" Full Monty Cast

The Full Monty Flyer

Kilkenny Musical Society are delighted to announce that their 2016 production ‘The Full Monty’ has been cast and musical theatre fans are in for a treat of local performers as well as stellar newcomers. Director Christine Scarry, who took the helm for the award winning 2014 production of ‘Michael Collins: A Musical Drama’ and once again last year for the epic ‘Sweeney Todd’, has put together a fantastic group of singers, actors and dancers to bring this show filled with razor sharp humour and toe-tapping pizzazz to the Watergate stage.

Little Shop to hit the stage in 3 weeks!

Kilkenny Musical Society’s 2015 fundraiser – Little Shop of Horrors- comes to the Watergate Theatre on Thursday November 12th.  The tale of Seymour, Audrey & the talking plant Twoey rocks onto the Watergate stage for just three nights.

Local performers from Kilkenny Musical Society such as Kevina Hayes, Kevin Reade – Tutor at Jesters Stage Academy-, Michael Hayes and Sarah Brennan – drama teacher at Dancewise Academy will all perform in what promises to be a superb, fun filled afternoon of family entertainment. Get your tickets from the Watergate box office on 056-7761674 or watergatetheatre.com

KMS Voice Workshop with Christine Scarry

We are delighted and excited to announce that KMS will be running a series of workshops over the coming months (subject to demand) with vocal coach Christine Scarry. The first workshop, which is a Voice Workshop will take place on Sat 22nd Aug '15 from 10.30am to 6pm in the Watergate Theatre.
Ticket prices are €40 per person. For more information and to book your place, visit: www.kilkennymusicalsociety.com/workshops

KMS on Tour

KMS in Tour - Hello Dolly

Here at Kilkenny Musical Society we are proud to be a member of AIMS, the Association of Irish Musical Societies. AIMS is an umbrella group for amateur musical societies in Ireland which provides many services and supports to its members. KMS firmly believe in supporting as many of our fellow AIMS societies as we possibly can and this 2014-2015 has been no exception. In fact, this season has seen us visit more societies than ever before and what an entertaining year we have had.

Rehearsals Begin for Sweeney Todd

Sweeney Todd - First Rehearsal

Anticipation and excitement was high last Thursday evening when director Christine Scarry unveiled her plans for Kilkenny Musical Society’s 2015 musical “Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at the society’s first rehearsal of the new year. The society are delighted to welcome back Christine in her second show with the society, after directing last year’s hugely successful award winning production of “Michael Collins – A Musical Drama”.

Showstoppers Concert

Showstoppers-Concert-Poster

After one of the most successful years in its history, Kilkenny Musical Society returns to the stage this November with their Showstoppers variety concert.
This group of talented local performers will take audiences through a journey of some of the most exciting new musicals currently selling out West End Theatres. The Commitments, Once, Hairspray, and The Book of Mormon are but some of the highlights of what promises to be a fantastic night's entertainment.
Local youth stage academy, Jesters, will also feature with music from the Broadway smash, Matilda.

KMS announce their 2015 Show

Michael Collins - Patricks Piano

Kilkenny Musical Society announced their 2015 show tonight at a civic reception in the City Hall, hosted by Mayor Andrew McGuinness, celebrating KMS's huge success with Michael Collins,
Watch the video to find out what show they picked.

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