Francis and Loretta are community care visitors. Unknown to them, Davy, one of their elderly charges, won significantly on the horses. When the cash-strapped women learn that Davy’s end is near they are faced with a mouth-watering dilemma.
Martin is the most successful independent theatre producer in Northern Ireland. He is also one of the most respected playwrights in Ireland, with plays at the Grand Opera House (Belfast), Abbey Theatre (Dublin) and Paines Plough (London). He was writerin-residence at the University Of Ulster, 1985-88. Jim Sheridan chose Martin’s play The Interrogation of Ambrose Fogarty as his inaugural production at The Irish Arts Centre. He has written several plays for BBC Radio 4 and wrote A Prayer For The Dying starring Mickey Rourke. His latest play, Chronicles of Long Kesh was the big hit of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and has toured to The Tricycle Theatre, London, Ireland (twice), Wales, and Australia.