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Welcome to National Theatre

  • As You Like It

    by William Shakespeare

    The glorious comedy of love and change comes to the NT for the first time in over 30 years.

    Playing from 26 October
    Special prices available during Previews.

  • Three Days in the Country

    by Patrick Marber, after Turgenev

    Summer love.

    ‘A masterly piece of work.’
    Financial Times

    ‘Excellent. Patrick Marber turns out another gem.’
    Daily Telegraph

    Tickets from £15

  • Our Country's Good

    by Timberlake Wertenbaker 
    based on The Playmaker by Thomas Keneally  

    'An overwhelmingly successful production. Strongly recommended.'

    Now playing.
    Travelex £15 Tickets available

  • Jane Eyre

    devised by the Company
    based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë
    A co-production with Bristol Old Vic
    'Enchanting. Magnificent. Theatre at its most imaginative.'
    Daily Mail 
    Now playing

    A new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll’s iconic Alice in Wonderland, created by Damon Albarn, Moira Buffini and Rufus Norris.

    Playing at the National from 23 November. Book now.

  • National Theatre Live: Hamlet

     'Benedict Cumberbatch is a blazing five-star Hamlet.' Daily Telegraph

    Broadcast live from the Barbican to cinemas on 15 October
    Encore screenings from 22 October

Featured Content

Discover more about the art of making theatre by exploring our video collection on theatre practices and practitioners.

NT Channel

  • Jane Eyre: The devising process

    Director Sally Cookson and the Jane Eyre Company talk about bringing Charlotte Brontë’s masterpiece to life on stage.

    More info

  • Three Days in the Country: Cast Interviews

    Head behind the scenes of the cast photo shoot for Three Days in the Country.

    More info

  • The Beaux Stratagem Interviews

    Director Simon Godwin and the cast of The Beaux Stratagem discuss staging the carnal comedy of love and money.

    More info