The Morgan Hotel is one of the closest hotels to the world renowned Olympia Theatre. Check in to the super stylish deluxe boutique Morgan Hotel, enjoy a cocktail or 2 with tapas from our tasty menu at The Morgan Bar before making the short 10-minute stroll to The Olympia Theatre.
No building in Dublin recalls the Victorian Music Hall more readily than the Olympia Theatre, with its glass canopy, supported by ornamental pillar and wrought iron scrollwork. Situated in the heart of the city on Dame Street, opposite Dublin Castle and on the edge of Temple Bar, The Olympia Theatre as it stands now was opened in 1897, and has hosted an endless number of unforgettable shows.
If you are a theatre lover you will be familiar with the following famous names that have taken to the stage names such as Charlie Chaplin, Laurel and Hardy, Harry Lauder, Tyrone Power, Noel Coward, Alec Guinness, John Gielgud, Dame Edith Evans, The Lunts and many many more!
Performances from well-known musicians such as David Bowie, Adele, REM, Mumford & Sons, Kings of Leon, Michael Buble, The Script, Blur, Snow Patrol, Bryan Adams, Muse, Foo Fighters, Kodaline, Radiohead, Arcade Fire, Florence and The Machine and many more world famous acts have taken to the stage to entertain Irish fans from all over the country.
The venue remains Dublin’s most loved theatre & music venue, with a repertoire that spans all genres, rock, pop, comedy, theatre, pantomime, cabaret, traditional, folk, opera, hip-hop, metal, easy listening, variety acts, ballet, magic & more...
Some of the acts that have performed at The Olympia over the years include, REM, Radiohead, David Bowie, Morrissey, Muse, Foo Fighters, Bryan Adams, Mumford & Sons, Beady Eye, Adele, Queens Of The Stone Age, The Script, & Noel Gallagher, all of whom chose the relatively small venue to host shows when they could have sold out large arenas. Its theatre shows have starred many talented entertainers, from Laurel & Hardy to Gabriel Byrne, from Brian Dennehy to Keith Barry, Russell Brand to Jimmy Carr.
The Olympia Theatre has been welcoming visitors for the last 117 years, check out the event listing at The Olympia Theatre.
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