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  • People, Places and Things

    by Duncan Macmillan
    A co-production with Headlong

    'A triumph – Denise Gough delivers an emotionally shattering performance.' Evening Standard

    Now playing. Tickets from £15

  • The Beaux' Stratagem

    by George Farquhar

    'Exuberant. Deliciously modern. This Restoration romp is a lot of fun.' Time Out

    Travelex £15 Tickets available for final performances this month.

  • The Red Lion

    a new play by Patrick Marber

    'It's a triumph'
    Daily Telegraph 

    'Gripping. Punchy. Makes the game beautiful again.'

    Good availability for final performances this month

  • 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
    'A thrilling production. Fresh and wonderfully engaging.'
    Daily Telegraph
    Playing from 8 September
  • Pomona

    by Alistair McDowall

    presented by the Orange Tree Theatre, in association with the National Theatre and the Royal Exchange Theatre

    ‘A fierce dystopian drama with terrific comic edge.’ Observer

    Playing from 10 September 


Featured Content

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

NT Channel

  • Three Days in the Country: Cast Interviews

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

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  • The Beaux Stratagem Interviews

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

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  • Ralph Fiennes on Man and Superman

    The actor talks about the challenges and rewards of playing Jack Tanner in Man and Superman.

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