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Hysterical Histories is a unique DINNER THEATRE experience that is suitable for all ages.

Set in an 18th century tavern you will be treated to two sumptuous courses of traditional fare, while being whisked through time on a highly entertaining, and explosive journey through Cork City’s riotous History. Join the owners of this famous tavern as they share through song and storytelling the true stories of some of corks most infamous characters, from the hilarious to the hideous, the good to the gruesome and from the rebellious to the rip roaringly funny, this is an adventure you will never forget.

What our Audiences think…

“This should be the first thing anyone does when visiting Cork. Great Food! Great fun! Honestly really wonderful people, who did more than serve and entertain us, they engaged with us.”

Tripadvisor review June 2019

“Kids and adults enjoyed a fabulous evening with great food in the hands of a very clever and very entertaining team. Parking nearby too!”

Tripadvisor review July 2019

“It really was the best night in Cork. The pub is the perfect venue, historic and charming. The food was tasty and plentiful. And the show was absolutely fantastic; witty and brilliant.”

Tripadvisor review August 2019

“It’s an absolute must see and should not be missed.”

96fm review August 2018

Upstairs at An Spailpin Fanach, South Main St, Cork.

7pm – 9pm , Wed, Thurs nights

5pm-7pm Fri Nights

June 1st – Aug 26th

Tkts 49 euro per adult, 30 euro per child

Under 2’s go free

Vegan/Vegetarian options available. Pre- booking essential.

Venue is not wheelchair accessible.

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