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.

The next American Express Cardmember pre-sale opens on Tuesday 10 February at 10am for new season productions including Chiwetel Ejiofor in Everyman and restoration comedy, The Beaux’ Stratagem.

Reserved tickets for the current National Theatre season are available, including Man and Superman, Dara, Behind the Beautiful Forevers, 3 Winters and Treasure Island.

Cardmembers can also access reserved seating for National Theatre shows in the West End: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, and War Horse.

Don't forget to submit the first four digits of your card in the 'American Express Invites' box on the first dates page you visit – the performances will then become available to book.

Ralph Fiennes takes the role of Jack Tanner in this exhilarating reinvention of Shaw’s witty, provocative classic.

1659. Mughal India. The imperial court. Two brothers are heirs to this Muslim empire. Now they fight ferociously for succession. An intense domestic drama of global consequence.

From Katherine Boo's book, winner of the National Book Award for Non-Fiction 2012, David Hare has fashioned a tumultuous play on an epic scale.

Croatia 1945–2011. Tena Štivičić’s 3 Winters creates the portrait of an eclectic family, held together by the courage to survive.

This winter, Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life.

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

and on tour in the UK. The National's international smash-hit production, now booking to October 2015 at the New London Theatre in the West End and on UK tour.