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Nov 30, 2017

A Homage to Hairspray

Kinsale Community School is proud to present, An homage to Hairspray


Transition year students, under the direction of teachers, Leona Forde, Brid Kearney and Sinead Brennan are putting the final touches to their musical; ”An homage to Hairspray”.

This larger than life musical follows the adventures of the plus sized, lovable, vivacious Miss Tracy Turnblad, a teenager whose greatest desire is to dance on the Corny Collins Show. But Tracy is up against some formidable forces, segregation, racism and the reigning Teen Queen Amber Von Tussle. So can Tracy make her dream come true, win the guy and steal the Miss Teenage title, all without denting her do? Well come along and see!


If you’re looking for a show that has laughter, romance and some very happening hairdos, then don’t miss Kinsale Community Schools latest offering. Shows will take place at Kinsale Community School nightly from Tuesday the 12th of December until Friday 15th December. Shows start at 7:30 pm sharp. Tickets are available from the school, and also from Murphy’s Hardware on Main Street, Kinsale. All tickets are €10:00,and seating is unreserved.


                          As they said in the sixties……Be there or be square!