Bomb scare at Cork Opera House confirmed by gardaí as a hoaxThursday 13 March 2014 21.14
The bomb scare at Cork Opera House, which saw the building being evacuated, has turned out to be a hoax.
Gardaí confirmed that a call was received at around 6.30pm prompting the evacuation.
Gardaí at Angelsea Street carried out a sweep of the building after the call was received.
Belgian act 2manydjs were scheduled to have a gig there tonight.
Cork Opera House management cancelled tonight's scheduled event in light of the bomb scare.
Gardaí are investigating the hoax call.