Theatre in the heart of Dublin, Ireland. The latest stand-up, music gigs, concerts and entertainment touring Ireland. Dame St, Central City. Opposite Dublin Castle, 5 mins walk from Grafton Street, 15 mins walk from O’Connell Street.
The venue hosts both domestic and international acts, including Adele, Elvis Costello, Elkie Brooks, Moving Hearts, Aslan, The Script, Ash (band), Kaiser Chiefs, Billy Connolly and Chris Cornell amongst others. R.E.M. recorded their album Live at the Olympia at the venue.
The Olympia, along with Dublin’s Gaiety Theatre and The Helix Theatre, presents an annual Christmas pantomime. Its most recent productions have been Aladdin, Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Robin Hood and a revival of Cinderella which starred Jedward as the Fairy Godbrothers.