65 mins
Until 1 octubre 2022

Why watch Bright Half Life?

  • Watch Pulitzer Prize nominee Tanya Barfield's spectacular new show Bright Half Life showing at the King's Head Theatre for a limited run.
  • The play follows the story of Vicky and Erica, and portrays love, loss, queer passion, heartache, and sky diving!
  • Get your Bright Half Life tickets now and grab the best seats to witness this enchanting new play.

Witness the tale of Vicky and Erica through four-and-a-half decades in an instant. Follow their story as they mark a life together, from marriage, children, skydiving, and infinite moments. Gasp in wonder as you view this fast-paced and mesmerising queer love story portraying the small and big moments of their relationship. Watch them fall in love, fall apart, and eventually find themselves and each other again.


Follow the development of Vicky and Erica's romance through time. Watch as their relationship develops as they work together in their 20s, fall in love, have children, and get married. Their relationship begins to deteriorate when they dispute frequently, separate, and observe the ageing of their children separately, as all partnerships experience ups and downs. Will Vicky and Erica be able to rediscover their lost love for one another? Book your Bright Half Life London tickets now to find out.

Show timings

  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 7:15 PM
  • Sat at 3:00 PM & 7:30 PM

Cast & crew

Leading Roles: Eva Fontaine starring as Vicky and Susie McKenna starring as Erica

Playwright: Tanya Barfield

Director: Steven Kunis

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

Age & content guide

  • The play is suitable for persons above 16 years of age.
  • Please be aware that this production contains the use of strobe, water-based haze and themes of long-term illness.

King's Head Theatre

The King’s Head Theatre was established in the year 1970. The theatre has been housed behind the King’s Head Pub and hosts multiple live entertainment shows throughout the year. This theatre has been the stepping stone to success for various renowned actors like Maureen Lipman, Hugh Grant, Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French, and Richard E Grant.

Seating Capacity: 110

Getting there

Address: 115 Upper St, Islington, London, N1 1QN

Bus: The closest bus stop to the venue is St. Mary's Church, which is served by bus routes 4, 19, 30 and 43.

Facilities & accessibility

Available Facilities: In-house bar, Toilets, Wheelchair accessibility

Accessibility: King's Head Theatre is equipped with facilities for wheelchair users.

Additional information

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the King's Head Theatre.

Dress Code: Smart casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, that the theatre is air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Outside Food: Outside food is strictly prohibited inside the venue.

Tickets redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check-in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your Bright Half Life London voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended or rescheduled.

Frequently asked questions about Bright Half Life

How can I buy Bright Half Life London Tickets at the West End?

Buy your Bright Half Life London tickets online at www.london-theater-tickets.com for a hassle-free and convenient experience that ensures the best deals and discounts.

How much do Bright Half Life London Tickets cost?

The cost of Bright Half Life London will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.

How can I buy cheap or discount Bright Half Life London Tickets on West End?

The best way to buy cheap or discounted Bright Half Life London Tickets is to book them online as you will often come across attractive discounts. Book your Bright Half Life London Tickets in advance as they tend to get more expensive closer to the show date.

How can I buy last-minute Bright Half Life London Tickets ?

You can easily buy last-minute Bright Half Life London Tickets at www.london-theater-tickets.com. You can even visit the TKTS booth at Leicester Square to procure cheap and last-minute Bright Half Life London Tickets. However, the only way to purchase Bright Half Life London Tickets at the TKTS booth is in person so be prepared for long queues.

Is there a possibility that I will get partial view seating if I purchase discounted Bright Half Life London Tickets?

Booking Bright Half Life London Tickets online will give you the opportunity to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial view seating. But if you try your luck with lottery tickets, or purchase day seats, your seats will be allocated at the discretion of the Box Office, which can potentially mean partial view seating or split seats.

What is the opening date for Bright Half Life?

Bright Half Life opens on 7 September 2022 at King's Head Theatre.

Where is Bright Half Life playing in London?

Bright Half Life is playing at King's Head Theatre in London

Do I need to purchase Bright Half Life London ticket for my child?

If your child is above the age of 5, you do need to purchase Bright Half Life London ticket for your child.

Are there discounted Bright Half Life London Tickets available for kids?

Generally, children above 5 years are expected to pay full price for a London theatre ticket. However, Kids Week, which is an annual event during the summer, lets you purchase theatre tickets for children under 16 at half price as long as they are accompanied by two adults.

How long does Bright Half Life run for?

The running time of Bright Half Life is to be confirmed.

What is the dress code while attending Bright Half Life?

There is no specific dress code at West End. However, it is prudent to dress in semi-casuals or smart casuals and something comfortable. Carry a light sweater or a jacket as the theatre can get a bit chilly.

Is outside food allowed while attending Bright Half Life London?

No, outside food is not allowed while attending Bright Half Life London. Most theatres do have a cafeteria or bar inside the premises where you can get snacks and drinks.

What are the facilities available at King's Head Theatre?

King's Head Theatre has multiple facilities including wheelchair accessible, an In-house bar, and washrooms available for the audiences during the Bright Half Life.

Can I take pictures or videos of Bright Half Life London inside the theatre?

Photography, videography, and sound recording are prohibited inside the theatre. Some theatres do have a souvenir shop from where you can purchase pictures of stills of the show.