Former X Factor winner and musical star Shayne Ward has announced a date at the Olympia Theatre this October.

Since winning the X Factor in 2005, Shayne has released four albums, sold over 3 million albums, achieved a staggering 14 Platinum discs and has had number one albums in 9 countries in his massive career.

The platinum-singer branched out from his career as a solo artist in 2011, taking a dive into the world of musicals. He played the role of Stacee Jaxx in the West End hit musical Rock Of Ages, and following that, strapping on his skates and taking to the ice to appear on ITVs Dancing On Ice, gaining him a legion of new fans.

Now, he’s heading out on a UK and Ireland tour, taking in a date at The Olympia on October 10. Tickets are priced at €34.65, and go on sale this Wednesday July 3 at 9am, with tickets available from Ticketmaster.