Gavin Ross of the King's Head Theatre production of Trainspotting talks to The Pickwyck about his beginnings, his character in this production and why you should run to go see it!
Tell us about yourself, where did you grow up? How did you start acting?
Tell us about your acting education at Edinburgh's Telford College, what was that experience like? Was there any invaluable advice you received from an instructor there that you have carried with you?
What is your dream role?
What is your favorite TV show, movie and book?
What is your guilty pleasure?
What is your favorite play/playwright and why?
What are you most passionate about in your own life?
What attracted you to Trainspotting as a production?
What was the rehearsal process like for this production?
Tell us about your character in Trainspotting?
What is it like working with this ensemble of actors and this theatre? Have you worked with anyone prior?
Have you ever seen a production of Trainspotting prior to joining the company? Did you read the book in preparation for the role or prior?
Why should people come see this production?
The elements of this story work very well with this style of theatre. What would you like audiences to leave with after watching this performance? What is your favorite part of the performance?