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3Olympia Theatre presents

Bluey’s Big Play

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Bluey’s Big Play
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Wackadoo! For the first time ever, smash-hit theatre tour Bluey’s Big Play is coming to Ireland, for real life!
The Olivier Award nominated live theatre show which opened in the UK in December 2023 to critical and audience acclaim, will visit 3Olympia Theatre, Dublin from Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th August 2024.

Tickets priced from €21.50 including booking fee & €1.50 restoration levy on sale now via Ticketmaster.

Due to phenomenal demand Bluey's Big Play have added an extra date on 22nd August 2024 with doors at 4pm & show starting 5pm. Tickets for the newly added performance can be purchased here.

When Dad feels like a little bit of Sunday afternoon time out, Bluey and Bingo have other plans! Join them as they pull out all of the games and cleverness at their disposal to get Dad off that bean bag.

Bluey’s Big Play is a brand-new theatrical adaptation of the BAFTA & Emmy® award-winning children’s television series produced by Ludo Studio, which airs on Disney+ and CBeebies. Audiences of all ages will get to see Bluey, her younger sister Bingo and Mum and Dad Bandit and Chilli, as they’ve never seen them before, as Bluey and her family  embark on their first live theatre show, featuring brilliantly created puppets, live actors, and iconic sets.  

The larger-than-life puppets are commanded by the stage show’s talented cast. Laura Raineri, Tess Oliver and Shakira Alleyne (as Bluey) Miroe Fuches, Charlotte Rae and Laura Hyde (as Bingo). Helena Mitchell, Sophie Blythe and Lucy Whitney (as Chilli) and Adam Ryan, Jon Godsi, and Aarod Vawser (as Bandit). 

With an original story by Bluey creator Joe Brumm, and new music by Bluey composer, Joff Bush, Bluey’s Big Play remixes some fan favourite moments into this brand-new story which features original voices from the TV show, including the instantly recognisable voices of Dave McCormack and Melanie Zanetti as Bandit and Chilli Heeler.  

Since bursting on to TV screens in Australia in 2018, Bluey has enjoyed a plethora of critical success at home and abroad, recently winning a 2022 BAFTA Children & Young People Award in the International category and picking up its fifth consecutive AACTA Best Children’s Programme award to add to an International Emmy and numerous awards for craft and production around the world. 

The stage show has already enjoyed huge success and has been seen by over 1 million fans worldwide. Alongside the UK and Ireland Tour, for 2024 Bluey’s Big Play can also be seen across the US, Canada, Australia, Spain, France, Luxemburg and the UAE.  

Bluey’s Big Play is produced by Andrew Kay and Cuffe & Taylor with Windmill Theatre Co for BBC Studios. It is directed by the multiple-award-winning artistic director of Windmill Theatre, Rosemary Myers (Girl Asleep, The Wizard of Oz, Pinocchio), and designed by the multiple-award winning Australian Film and Theatre Designer Jonathon Oxlade. 

quote A glorious celebration of everything you love about the show
The Guardian
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Information For Families

For all the family. Babes in arms free under 18 months. Children aged 18 months and over must have a ticket purchased for them.

Buggy Access: We reserve an area to park buggies for the duration of the show free of charge. Please note, there is very limited space here, if possible it is advisable to leave buggies at home. Ushers will be on hand to assist, however it should be noted that buggies and items in this area are left at the owner's risk. 

Booster Seats: Free booster seats are also available for the little ones from the bars of each floor, a refundable deposit of €10 cash will be required, which you can retrieve after the show when you return the seat to the bar.

Baby Changing Facilities: We have baby changing facilities in the Ladies bathrooms on all levels, and in the Gents bathrooms in the ground floor Stalls level.

Restoration Levy

The fees for this event include a €1.50 restoration levy. 

The restoration levy will allow 3Olympia 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.

Age Restriction

All ages welcome.

Babes in arms free under 18 months. Children aged 18 months and over must have a ticket purchased for them.

Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult. 

Over 18's ID required to gain access to the bars where alcohol is served

quote You’d be 'pawsitively' silly to miss this incredible piece of family entertainment!
Curtain Call Reviews
quote Puppy puppets’ sweet show sets tails wagging
The Guardian