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Closed July 20, 2019

steamy stripped-down look at gay intimacy

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Why See Afterglow?


The Climax is just the beginning

A runaway success Off-Broadway, S. Asher Gelman's exploration of a modern gay marriage finally makes its London debut this summer in this production directed by Tom O'Brien.

Following Josh and Alex, affluent New York City husbands with a baby on the way, Gelman highlights the blurred lines between love and loyalty that arise when they open their bed up to include a third. Noted for its casual nudity and explicit sex scenes, Afterglow is more absorbing than titillating as we see a non-monogamous relationship rocked by an affair, leading to questions about connection, love, and the nature of commitment in an open relationship.

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Opening night: 5 June 2019


16+ Contains nudity and strong language

Run time

90 Minutes

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