Trainspotting Live!

James Seabright presents the King’s Head Theatre and In Your Face Theatre production of


by Irvine Welsh

Adapted by Harry Gibson | Directed by Adam Spreadbury-Maher with Greg Esplin and Ben Anderson

Lighting by Clancy Flynn | Sound by Tom Lishman


This punchy, immersive production recaptures the passion and controversy of the famous novel and globally successful film, to create a compelling and unforgettable live experience.

Trainspotting is the story of Mark Renton and his friends, living through the Edinburgh heroin scene of the 80s. Scottish company In Your Face Theatre’s acclaimed revival of Harry Gibson’s original stage adaptation is a snappy and vibrant affirmation of the power and humour of the piece.

This is a no-holds-barred, ticket to a ride you won’t soon forget. Choose life.

‘A must-see for fans of the novel and film alike.’ ★★★★  Daily Telegraph


Seating Information: 

You will be asked to choose a seating area at checkout:

Area B seating does not have a seat back and involves sitting on padded benches

Area A offers patrons individual chairs with backs

Production Information

Ticket Prices: 

Tues – Thurs: Premium Seating  £30 | General Admission  £25 (+£2 booking fee)

Fri – Sat: Premium Seating £32 | General Admission £27 (+£2 booking fee)

Running time: 75 minutes

Age Restriction: 16+

Warnings: This immersive production contains nudity, strong language, sex, violence, and drug/needle use

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