Trainspotting Live

Theatre (immersive, drama)

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  • Venue150 at EICC - The Tunnel
  • Times vary. Click 'Dates, times and prices' to view the calendar
  • Aug 1-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-26
  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: King's Head and In Your Face presented by James Seabright
  • Warnings and additional info: Strictly no readmittance. Strong language, nudity, sexual & drug references, needles, trauma inc domestic violence & lots of mess. May induce claustrophobia. General admission seats are padded benches. Traditional seats are individual chairs with backs.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

Acclaimed immersive adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s classic, staged in a unique tunnel beneath Edinburgh’s streets. The audience are literally part of the action, including the notorious ‘worst toilet in Scotland’ scene. Direct from a global tour, this is a ticket to ride you won’t soon forget. Back after four sold-out Fringe seasons, so book early! Choose life. ‘A big fat hit!’ (NME). ‘Best way to experience Trainspotting. I was shocked and I wrote the f*cking thing!’ (Irvine Welsh). ‘Must see for fans of the novel and film’ **** (Telegraph). ‘Will get you laughing and screaming’ (Time Out).

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Flat floored access from front door across foyer to lift. flat floored route from lift to end of corridor. Eight steps up to entrance to tunnel. Ramp in to tunnel.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible
  • Stairs: 6 - 10
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Dates, Times and Prices