About Trainspotting USA
Irvine Welsh's "Trainspotting" is the story of a group of young heroin addicts from Edinburgh, Scotland that captured the hearts of many when it was brought to the silver screen in 1996 behind the direction of Danny Boyle. In fact, The British Film Institute named the film version 10th on the "Top 10 British Films of All Time". Now, for the first time ever, theatre-goers will have the opportunity to see this story live on stage in Chicago during its six week run at Theater Wit. Adding to the show's appeal, award winning Chicago director Tom Mullen has readapted the story into an American Landscape, replacing Scotland's Edinburgh town with the more familiar Kansas City, Missouri. Trainspotting USA, as this stage adaption has been named, will begin in mid-October and finish up in late December. Don't miss your chance to see this one of a kind theatrical production, get your Trainspotting USA tickets from Gold Coast Tickets today - Buy Tickets.
About the Theater Wit
Located in the Lakeview area of Chicago, The Theater Wit prides itself on producing "Smart Art" by putting on shows that are as humorous and intelligent as their audience. In addition to "Trainspotting USA", is running multiple other plays this fall including "Sexy Baby", "Moment" and "Kill Viktor" to name a few. Whether you're only going for a single performance or you're a member, the Theater Wit is a great place to see a performance.
- Running from October 13, 2012 through December 2, 2012
- Mature Audiences only please. Adult content.
- The Theater Wit is located at 1229 W Belmont Chicago, Il
- VIP Tickets starting at $59 (includes a hardcover signed copy of Irvine Welsh’s new book Skagboys and a 2nd Row reserved seat) - Buy Tickets
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