The Saw Doctors announced that their gig at the 3Olympia will be pushed back this Saturday.
This will facilitate the Rugby World Cup semi-final that sees Ireland take on New Zealand.
Don’t worry if you’re going as you won’t miss the match or the gig – as the band have confirmed they will screen the match before coming on stage.
In a statement they confirmed that they will come out at 10pm instead of 8pm.
“An important message for fans attending The Saw Doctors’ concert at 3Olympia this Saturday night!” MCD tweeted.
An important message for fans attending The Saw Doctors' concert at 3Olympia this Saturday night!
3Olympia Theatre wish to inform fans attending the show that the band will take to the stage at 10pm
following the Ireland vs New Zealand rugby world cup quarter final. The game will… pic.twitter.com/jIBVmBVty6
— MCD Productions (@mcd_productions) October 11, 2023
“3Olympia Theatre wish to inform fans attending the show that the band will take to the stage at 10pm following the Ireland vs New Zealand rugby world cup quarter final. The game will be screened on the venue’s big screen – kick off 8pm.”
“7pm: Doors open. 8pm: Ireland vs New Zealand on the big screen. 10pm: The Saw Doctors.”
There you go.
Ireland has been progressing through the tournament in France over the last few weeks. Over the weekend, Ireland beat Scotland 36-14.
Following last weekend’s win, Ireland are through to the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals and are up against the All Blacks on Saturday night at Stade de France in Paris, kick-off is at 8pm (9pm local time).