The newly renamed 3Olympia Theater in Dublin is the latest venue to open after almost 19 months of closure.
To celebrate its reopening on October 22, a spectacular live concert will take place tonight, featuring a host of Irish music stars including Lyra, Paul Noonan and Saint Sister.
Here’s all you need to know.
Tonight’s 2FM Live Stream – In Brief
An impressive line-up of top Irish talent including Lyra, Paul Noonan (Bell X1 / Houseplants), pop singer AimÃ©e, alt-folk duo Holy sister, rapper Jafaris and many others will pay tribute to some of the most memorable performances experienced at the site throughout its long and rich history.
The concert will be free live on 2FM YouTube and Facebook at 8 p.m. tonight October 7.
Each act will be accompanied by an orchestra of 18 musicians, “bringing a new twist to some classic songs of all time”.
The Olympia Theater has hosted thousands of iconic music acts over the years; from David Bowie, REM, Kraftwerk and Radiohead to Hozier, Lizzo, Adele, Girls Aloud and many more.
Last month, Three Ireland announced a new partnership with the Olympia Theater in Dublin, which includes the name change of the venue to 3Olympia Theater.
The sponsorship will take place over an initial period of eight years.
Caroline Downey, owner of the theater, said: âThe past 18 months have been difficult for the live entertainment industry and Three’s investment in this new partnership is more important than ever to help the venue reopen. “
Three Ireland said its customers will receive “exclusive benefits” for events at 3Olympia Theater.
Thanks to the 3Plus app, customers will have access to pre-sale tickets 48 hours before they are available to the public, as well as special âmoney can’t buyâ experiences.