Mickey and friends are coming to Dublin’s Grafton Street… excited yet?

After weeks of waiting, The Walt Disney Company today announced that the first Disney Store in the Republic of Ireland will open on 18th May 2011. The store will open at 60 Grafton Street, Dublin and will trade over 4,750 square feet across two floors.

Featuring groundbreaking technology, interactive storytelling and Disney Store exclusive merchandise, the store will bring the magic of Disney to the heart of Dublin.

Key features of the Dublin store will include a Theatre, where children can choose from over 50 clips to be watched on a giant screen as well as take part in free daily events, and the magic mirrors in the Disney Princess Castle, where each of the Princesses are brought to life.

The company is also hiring, If you’re a high energy, dynamic individual with a passion for engaging with children then send your CV to irelandstorecareers@disney.ie