stage adaptation by Tommy Murphy
based on the book by Timothy Conigrave

produced by Big Boots Theatre Company

Press for this production

Witty, intelligent and moving, Big Boots Theatre Company present Conigrave’s story in a beautiful and most respectful way. A must watch. A Younger Theatre 

Charged and intense… so incredibly absorbing… a fascinating and compelling production. ★★★★★ London Theatre1

There is much promise here both in the interpretation of the play and the performances. Hunter’s potrayal of Tim from curious child to gay activist is beautifully delineated. ★★★★ The Stage

Chistopher Hunter and Paul-Emile Forman absolutely nail it – both delivering authentic and believable performances… This is a story that really hits me emotionally and Sebastian Palka and Big Boots Theatre Company have done it justice. Gay Star News

a skilful cast whose performances give this show the heart  British Theatre Guide

Holding The Man is beautifully written and adapted and carefully performed. ★★★★ Everything Theatre

the stellar cast bring a lump to your throat and tears to your eyes. Fairypowered Productions

Nominated for BEST DIRECTOR, Sebastian Palka, Off West End Awards.