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Hysterical Histories is a unique dinner theatre experience that is suitable for all the family. 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 Cork's 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.

Takes place upstairs at An Spailpín Fánach, South Main Street, Cork on Wednesday, Thursday at 5pm and Friday nights at 7pm from June – Aug. Tickets €30 - 49.00. Under 2's go free.

Vegan/Vegetarian options available.

Pre-booking essential:

Please note that the venue is not wheelchair accessible.

What our Audiences think…

'Fantasic Show, Fantastic Food, Fantastic Fun for all the Family, Janet, Ireland

"It's fast, witty and sharp. Incredible entertainment!" Clara, U.S.A.

“It is an absolute must see and should not be missed"Ann, Ireland

"Superbly Talented Cast" Tom, England

“A truly wonderful way to learn about Cork's history." Celine, France

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