Conor Mcpherson makes his National Theatre debut directing his new play set in Dublin on Christmas Eve.
Sharky has returned to look after his irascible, ageing brother whoâ€™s recently gone blind. Old drinking buddies Ivan and Nicky are holed up at the house too, hoping to play some cards. But with the arrival of a stranger from the distant past, the stakes are raised ever higher. In fact, Sharky may be playing for his very soulâ€¦