PREMIERING IN NYC DIRECT FROM A WORLD TOUR
Trainspotting Live captures the passion and controversy of the generation-defining novel and globally successful film and repackages it into a full-throttled stage show where the audience is an integral part of the action, including the notorious “Worst Toilet in Scotland” scene.
Set against a dynamic soundscape of 80’s dance music, Trainspotting Live takes an insightful and brutally honest look at friends, Mark Renton, Tommy, Sick Boy, Begbie and Allison as they live and struggle through the Edinburgh heroin epidemic. This raw and gritty 75-minute stage experience, offers a real-life look at the effects of addiction, and all its highs and lows, while bringing to life the classic novel and globally successful film with humor, poetry, and provocatively graphic staging.
A must see for avid fans of the film and for Trainspotting virgins, it provides a powerfully entertaining experience you won’t soon forget! The 1996 British black comedy film, Trainspotting was directed by Danny Boyle, starred Ewan McGregor, and quickly achieved iconic status on both sides of the Atlantic. It was the highest-grossing British film of 1996. A sequel, Trainspotting T2 was released in 2017 again smashing box office records in the U.K.
Valid Thru: January 19, 2019
The Critically Acclaimed No-Holds-Barred Immersive Experience
“A gleefully high gross-out factor.” -New York Times
“The sheer outrageousness will get you laughing and screaming.” -Time Out
“I was shocked, and I wrote the f&*%ing thing!” -Irvine Welsh
$35* Dealer's Choice tickets
$49* Front Row tickets
$69* Uppers tickets
The most talked-about show in New York! This once-in-a-lifetime immersive experience contains splatter, nudity, violence, strong language and drug use (suitable for ages 16+). The show starts with a rave and takes you on an emotional journey with dark comedy, insightful dialogue and a killer soundtrack! Based on the famous film starring Ewan McGregor, “Trainspotting” is the story of Mark Renton and his friends living through the Edinburgh heroin scene of the 1980s. Winner of the Sunday Times Award for Best New Play. Runs 75 minutes.
“The most committed and astonishing acting currently on the NY stage.” -Cititour
★★★★★ -The Times
★★★★★ -Facebook user reviews*Valid for performances thru 1/19/19. Not all seats discounted. Discount code valid for - $89 Uppers include padding and back support. $69 Front-Row seats are closest to the action, $55 Dealer's Choice seats are randomly allocated on arrival! All purchases with credit/debit, including online / phone orders, will incur a $4 processing fee. Blackout dates may apply. Schedule & cast subject to change. Offer subject to availability. No exchanges or refunds, all sales final. Cannot be combined with other offers. Not valid for prior purchases.