Packed full of craic, huge laughs, culchies, Dubs, lots of shifting and a stellar cast, Copper Face Jacks: The Musical is set to be the smash hit of the summer all over again. Extra dates have just been added due to phenomenal public demand.
From the creator of Ross O’Carroll Kelly – Paul Howard, the play is a love story set on the eve of a Dublin v Kerry All Ireland Final. A sweet Kerry girl ends up falling head over her flat-shoes for the Captain of the Dublin football team – Gino Wildes. Can love conquer all as these two young sweethearts face massive cultural and linguistic hurdles on their road to happiness/Croker?
The announcement comes hot on the cuban heels of Johnny Ward’s star turn on Dancing with the Stars. The actor (Love/Hate, Fair City) returns as Gino Wildes and is reunited with Fair City co-star Roseanna Purcell (Red Rock).
Michele McGrath (The Tudors, Damo and Ivor) also stars alongside Stephen O’Leary,Tom Moran, Rachel O’Connell, Kelly Marie Ni Cheallaigh, Mark Fitzgerald, Shane Fallon and Daithi O’Donnell
Copper Face Jacks: The Musical will return to the Olympia Theatre from July 10 and will now run until August 10, 2019. Tickets for the extra dates are on sale now via Ticketmaster.ie. They cost from €26 (plus booking fee and €1 restoration levy)
Venue: Olympia Theatre, Dublin
Date: 10 July – 10 August 2019
Thurs & Sat 6pm & 9.15pm
Tickets: From €26 plus booking free and €1 restoration levy.
Online bookings: Ticketmaster.ie
In Person Bookings: Ticketmaster outlets nationwide or the Olympia Theatre Box Office.