Page extent: 112
ISBN: 9781783190270
Binding: PaperBack


Oliver Cotton


Brooklyn 1986. Joe & Elli have entered a major ballroom dancing competition. They have practised hard and hope to win – but their plans are jeopardised when the unexpected arrival of a figure from their past confronts them with a profound moral dilemma. Haunting, funny and poignant, Daytona is a play with two love stories at its heart.

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ISBN13 9781783190270
Binding PaperBack
Page Extent 112


‘This is a compelling and deeply humane production and one I warmly recommend. It is a gripping story, powerfully told and excellently performed.’ Telegraph

‘A profoundly powerful new play, Daytona is a gift. Its exceptional premier at the Park Theatre would be a tragedy to miss.’ Upcoming

‘Oliver Cotton’s meaty plot and sharp, witty dialogue make for a poignant drama.’ A Younger Theatre

‘A gripping story, powerfully told…What begins as a play about the killing of a Nazi winds up as a deeply moving love story in old age, and in the final scene it transcends words.’ Telegraph

‘It's a marvellous, moving play not a whit dwarfed by its grandiose new surroundings.’ What’s on Stage

‘Cotton’s dialogue is sharp, funny and sometimes profoundly evocative.’ Financial Times

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