On this page you will find a list of forthcoming productions which will open at the NT in coming months.
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August - October season
John Heffernan plays the title role in Christopher Marlowe's play, directed by Joe Hill Gibbins; Travelex £12 Tickets, Olivier Theatre, from August.
The Light Princess
Music and lyrics by Tori Amos, book and lyrics by Samuel Adamson, suggested by a story by George Macdonald and directed by Marianne Elliott; Lyttelton Theatre, from September.
The Shed programme will include a Vistors' Festival in September and nut, a new play written and directed by debbie tucker green, from October.
November - December season
Emil and the Detectives
Bijan Sheibani will stage a new production of the classic children's adventure by Eric Kastner, adapted by Carl Miller; Olivier Theatre, from November. Early performances booking to the public from 19 April.
From Morning to Midnight
Melly Still directs the play by Georg Kaiser, in a new version by Dennis Kelly; Lyttelton Theatre, from November.
In The Shed will be a play with puppets for young audiences, Elephantom, based on the book by Ross Collins, adapted by Ben Power, directed by Finn Caldwell, Marianne Elliott and Toby Olié, in December; and a new play by Tim Price about the Occupy Movement, directed by Polly Findlay, also from December.
January - March 2014 season
Sam Mendes will direct Simon Russell Beale in the title role of Shakespeare's play; Olivier Theatre, from January 2014.
The final production in The Shed will be a new play by Nick Payne, directed by Carrie Cracknell, from January.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Rufus Norris will direct David Hare's adaptation of Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo; Olivier Theatre, from autumn 2014.