Musical theatre enthusiasts gather in Killarney for annual national

Killarney will be alive with the sound of music this weekend as the annual national musical theatre awards take place.

Over 130 musical societies, throughout Ireland are travelling to Kerry this weekend for the Association of Irish Musical Society awards taking place in Killarney’s INEC.

Kerry societies are up for four AIMS awards this year.

Tralee Musical Society is nominated in 3 categories for their production of Jesus Christ Superstar; Best Technical, Best Visual and Des Hurley for Best Stage Manager.

Killarney Musical Society is nominated for best musical director, for their production of Me and My Girl.

Up to 1000 musical theatre enthusiasts will begin gathering this evening for the glitzy award ceremony tomorrow evening.