"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 fi gure 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."
"As a writer Oliver Cotton's credits include Wet Weather Cover (King's Head & Arts Theatre), The Incredible Journey of Sir Francis Younghusband and The Enoch Show (Royal Court), Scrabble (National Theatre) and Man Falling Down (Shakespeare's Globe). For television; A Touch of Frost and Diamond Geezer; and for film; Singing for Stalin, Peeping Through, Deadline, Sofa and The English Game. He is also well known as an actor and has appeared extensively at the Royal National Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company, The Royal Court and London's West End - as well as performing often on television and in numerous films."