“Grose does again what he is so good at – bringing to life a story which feeds on local lore…A fun 90 minutes” –Whats On Stage
Cornish conspiracy theorist Virgil Ploy is paranoid. He thinks that everyone is out to get him – that includes his mother and her new husband, Dusty. He might well be right. It’s hard to know who to trust these days. But then, living on top of a secret M.O.D. chemical weapons plant can do strange things to you. Very strange things indeed…Horse Piss For Blood is a bizarre and darkly funny new play about family, madness and Cornwall’s darkest secret…Are you ready for the truth?
Carl Grose’s plays include Quick Silver, Laughing Gas (with Nick Darke),49 Donkeys Hanged and Superstition Mountain. He has written for Told By An Idiot, The National Theatre, o-region, BBC Radio, Vesturport and Kneehigh (Tristan & Yseult, The Bacchae and Cymbeline. Carl was born in Cornwall in 1975.