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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 at the National Theatre

    Broadcast live to cinemas on 3 Sept, 7pm. Find your nearest venue

  • 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

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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