What's On

Russell Brand Cancels Dublin Shows


Share this article


Russell Brand has cancelled the remainder of his Re:Birth Tour. This includes two shows at Dublin's Olympia Theatre on May 23rd and 24th. 

The comedian says he has been forced to cancel the gigs due to his mother's serious car accident on Friday. Brand says his Mum Barbara has sustained life threatening injuries in the incident. 

Russell announced the news in two emotional videos posted to Instagram, explaining that he us "too sad" to perform at the moment. He says he apologises to fans for "circumstances beyond his control".  

He says tickets will be refunded or the shows will be rescheduled. 


Share this article


Read more about

Whats On

You might like

Live: Title

Description

Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Next up on queue

Title
Description
Duration

There are currently no podcasts in the queue

Go to podcasts

On Air

The Sound of the City at Night

The Sound of the City at Night

00:00-06:00

Share

Up next

The Sound of the City with Bre...

The Sound of the City with Brendan Roache

06:00-09:00

Share

Now That's What I Call Sport w...

Now That's What I Call Sport with Jamie Moore

09:00-10:00

Share

The Sound of the City with Sha...

The Sound of the City with Shane Staunton

10:00-12:00

Share

The Sound of the City with And...

The Sound of the City with Andy Clarke

12:00-16:00

Share

The Sound of the City with Den...

The Sound of the City with Denis Vavasour

16:00-19:00

Share

Dublin’s Top 30 with Paul Bona...

Dublin’s Top 30 with Paul Bonass

19:00-21:00

Share

Totally Irish with John Barker

Totally Irish with John Barker

21:00-23:00

Share

Now That's What I Call Sport w...

Now That's What I Call Sport with Jamie Moore

23:00-00:00

Share

The Sound of the City at Night

The Sound of the City at Night

00:00-06:00

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on