Trainspotting 040913

Trainspotting Reviews

Elephant Space Theatre (Hollywood, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

"Trainspotting"
15 ratings
4.1 average rating
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347 events
197 reviews
20 stars
attended May 25 2013

How do you review a show when the accents are so severe that you only understand about 30% of what is said? And that 30% is not an exaggeration; then add slang vocabulary that is totally foreign to Americans and you have a show that is well acted...continued

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118 reviews
498 stars
attended May 05 2013

At once hysterically funny, revolting, and horrifying.
In 2 decades the topic has lost nothing of it's urgency.

Great cast, both verbally, and in the physical nature of roles that demand violence, uncaring sexuality, and abject decay.

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65 events
18 reviews
9 stars
attended Apr 28 2013

An ingenious stage adaptation, cleverly directed and (for the most part) well acted. The lead is spectacular, reprising his role from the initial production. Not for everyone, however - be prepared for nudity, simulated sex, lots of drug use,...continued

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23 events
16 reviews
13 stars
attended Apr 21 2013

Like the movie you need to prepare yourself for a very intense Scotish accent. A lot of it was very difficult to understand. There's a lot of cussing and a lot of smoking. That being said the production itself was very well done. The main...continued

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52 events
14 reviews
3 stars
attended May 25 2013

Terrific production, really strong acting. Stomache churning at times, but well worth the ride.

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11 reviews
38 stars
attended May 12 2013

Gruesome in all its fabulous glory!

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2 reviews
11 stars
attended May 03 2013

Loved it! Loved the cast, the play and the venue. A good night out.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 26 2013

AWESOMEPLAY!!! I recomend everyone to see this play, whether you've seen the movie or not. Great acting!

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