American Express Invites

American Express and the National Theatre are working in partnership to provide Cardmembers with access to some of the very best of British theatre. 

Cardmembers have access to presale tickets and reserved seating for National Theatre productions at the South Bank and in the West End.

Reserved tickets are available for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Les Blancs, The Suicide, As You Like It, Waste, Here We Go, and Jane Eyre. In the West End, Cardmembers can book reserved seats for People, Places and Things, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and War Horse.

August Wilson’s play is inspired by the real-life Blues legend and infused with her music.

An unknown masterpiece of the American stage and a highly theatrical search for the soul of post-colonial Africa, by Lorraine Hansberry (A Raisin in the Sun)

Suhayla El-Bushra takes the satiric masterpiece by Nikolai Erdman and smashes it into contemporary urban Britain.

Shakespeare’s glorious comedy of love and change.

Banned by the censors in 1907, Harley Granville Barker’s controversial masterpiece exposes a cut-throat, cynical world of sex, sleaze and suicide.

A short play about death by Caryl Churchill.

This acclaimed re-imagining of Brontë's masterpiece was first staged by Bristol Old Vic, now presented as a single performance.

A brand new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll’s iconic Alice in Wonderland, by Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini

Following its sold-out run at Dorfman Theatre, the critically acclaimed People, Places and Things transfers to the Wyndham’s Theatre from March 2016

The National Theatre’s acclaimed production based on Mark Haddon’s award-winning novel, adapted by Simon Stephens and directed by Marianne Elliott.

The National's international smash-hit production, has its final West End performance on 12 March 2016, at the New London Theatre.