Phillip Hardy is founder and the Artistic Director of Barnstorm Theatre Company, Kilkenny Ireland. Under Phillip’s direction the company creates and presents high-standard, professional theatre for children and young people. The company seeks to develop meaningful and collaborative projects through exciting Outreach programs that give access to theatre as a resource to groups, communities and individuals in Kilkenny; marginalised youth, children’s after-school programs, women’groups, teachers and school groups.
Mike Kenny is one of the UK’s leading writers, specialising in theatre for young people and families. He is the recipient of numerous awards, was included in the Independent on Sunday’s list of Top Ten Living UK Playwrights and his plays are performed regularly throughout the UK and all over the world.