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12 February - 7 March 2020

Sex is easy. Intimacy is hard.

Tom Wright’s tender, funny and uplifting love story is back by popular demand to open the King’s Head Theatre’s Spring 2020 season following an acclaimed, smash hit run.

Hunky dream boy Lex and bright spark Bradley are falling for each other. Big time. After three months, Lex has decided that tonight’s the night but Bradley’s not so sure he wants to go all the way…

With wisdom, wit and honesty, this ‘smart and topical’ (Gay Times) play explores the intricate emotions, moral dilemmas and personal demons we all take to bed with us.

★★★★ ‘A play with its finger firmly on the pulseGay Times

★★★★★ ‘Spine-tinglingly good theatreBoyz Magazine

★★★★★ ‘Terrific direction from Rikki Beadle-BlairQueer Guru

★★★★ ‘Gracefully handledA Younger Theatre

NOMINATED for 3 Off West End Awards - Performance Ensemble, Best Director, Best Lighting Design



  • Lewis Brown - Bradley
  • Freddie Hogan - Lex

Creative Team

  • Writer - Tom Wright
  • Director - Rikki Beadle-Blair
  • Lighting Designer - Richard Lambert
  • Stage Manager - Marie Costa



★★★★ ‘The writing is smart and topical, while the acting is absolutely first-rate... A play with its finger firmly on the pulseGay Times

★★★★★ ‘The energy on the stage between the two actors is just breathtaking... Spine-tinglingly good theatreBoyz Magazine

★★★★★ ‘Rikki Beadle-Blairs terrific direction provides forensic clarity to each scene and a cracking momentum to an extraordinary new playQueer Guru

★★★★★ ‘Tom Wright has created two really interesting characters and given them both really powerful, life-changing backstories. A brilliant piece of writingLondon Theatre 1

★★★★★ ‘Packs all the punches... The chemistry between the two leads is astoundingFairy Powered Productions

★★★★ 'Romance, intimacy and identity cook from the inside out in Tom Wright’s well-written comedy about our baggage in the bedroom...utterly enthralling' The Spy in the Stalls

★★★★ ‘It gracefully handles the interplay between personal experience and societal shockwaves, giving potentially uncomfortable topics the time and conversation that they deserveA Younger Theatre

★★★★ 'Beadle-Blair’s direction is complemented by the beautiful impulsivity of the actors, who work with fantastic chemistry together' Pocket Sized Theatre

NOMINATED for 3 Off West End Awards - Performance Ensemble, Best Director, Best Lighting Design



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