Paul Howard’s smash hit Copper Face Jacks: The Musical is back at the Olympia Theatre in 2020 following triumphant summer runs in 2018 and 2019.
Packed full of craic, huge laughs, Culchies, Dubs, lots of shifting and an incredible cast, Copper Face Jacks: The Musical, is set to be a summer sensation for a third time. Opening at the Olympia Theatre for a strictly limited run from June 10 – 27, tickets are priced from €26 and are on sale now.
Johnny Ward is back as Gino Wildes and is reunited with Michele McGrath (The Tudors, Damo and Ivor) as Gretchen Ackerman, Rachel O’Connell (The Young Offenders) as Lucelita Ni Choncubhair, Kelly Marie Ni Cheallaigh (My Romantic History) as Therese McQuill, Shane Fallon as Anto Moran and Daithi O’Donnell (Ros Na Rún) as Jeremiah.
From the creator of Ross O’Carroll Kelly, Copper Face Jacks: The Musical, is a love story set on the eve of a Dublin v Kerry All Ireland Final, when 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?
Tickets can be purchased in person at Ticketmaster outlets nationwide and the Olympia Theatre Box Office, online at Ticketmaster.ie or over the phone at 0818 719 330.
Meanwhile, read Travel Ireland’s interview with the creator and cast from the show’s second run here.