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The Night Joe Dolans Car Broke Down

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MCD in association with Verdant & Glenaduff Productions presents...
The Night Joe Dolan's Car Broke Down
The Olympia Theatre
Monday 13th February (preview) to Saturday 18th February 2017

**Tickets almost sold out every night, very limited availability. Both Saturday shows SOLD OUT**

The hit music & comedy show The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down is returning to The Olympia Theatre from 13th to 18th February 2017 (including a matinee performance on Sat 18th Feb). This will be the show's 6th run at The Olympia, where it has been enjoyed by over 40,000 people to date! 

Tickets priced from €27 inclusive of booking fee and €1 restoration levy on sale now via, usual Ticketmaster outlets nationwide (list here) including The Olympia Theatre Box Office, and by calling Ticketmaster at The Olympia Phone Bookings on 0818 719 330.

Please note, all performances are selling very well with limited availability left, selling fast so buy soon to avoid disappointment! Saturday matinee & evening shows completely sold out.

The fees for this event include a €1.00 restoration levy. The restoration levy will allow The Olympia Theatre to invest in maintaining and enhancing the theatre to ensure that it continues to consistently deliver the highest quality experience for theatre goers, actors, performers & producers.

Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult, Over 18's ID required to gain access to the bars where alcohol is served. 

Approximate times as follows:
Evening show: doors open 7pm, show starts 8pm, with an interval around 9pm. The show ends about 10pm.
Matinee show: doors open 2pm, show starts 3pm, with an interval around 4pm. The show ends about 5pm.
Please note, times subject to change and to be used as a guideline only.

Imagine being stranded with the legendary Joe Dolan in a rural pub in Cavan on the night his car breaks down.  That’s just the sort of fantasy scenario that’s imagined in “The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down” a play written and directed by Padraic McIntyre. 

The play is set on a stormy St. Stephen’s night as people gather to celebrate the 60th birthday party of the The Horse Munley.  As the storm worsens and people head home, a knock to the door brings the night’s entertainment to a new level.  As the play unfolds so too does personal secrets, the music and the craic.

This hilarious show has been a sell out success in theatres all over the country including The Olympia, The Ramor Theatre Virginia, Roscommon, Longford, Mullingar, Monaghan and Galway. Mixing comedy, drama and music it is a treat for all theatre and Joe Dolan fans alike!

“A powerful performance” - The Irish Times                         



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