Marie Jones is an award-winning Irish writer and has written extensively for stage and television. Her play Stones in His Pockets was an international success, has been performed in over thirty countries to date, and has won numerous awards all over the world. Fly Me To The Moon played at the Grand Opera House in Belfast, before transferring to New York and touring Ireland.  She also works as an actress and played Sarah Conlon in the Jim Sheridan film “In the Name of the Father.”  Marie received the John Hewitt Award for outstanding contribution to culture, tradition and the arts in Northern Ireland.  Her most recent play Mistletoe and Crime was a huge sell-out hit at The Lyric Belfast for Christmas 2014.