Priority Membership

£80 − £199 per year
Through their donations from £80, Priority Members make a huge difference to the work that goes on at the National Theatre.

Priority Members receive the following benefits: 

  • Priority booking ahead of Advance Members and the general public
  • Season brochures mailed to you
  • A discount of 50% on tickets for every NT Platform
  • A subscription to Update, the NT members' magazine
  • Regular email updates

Last year the NT's Priority Members raised over £800,000 for the National. By becoming a Priority Member today, you will join the thousands of others who demonstrate their passion for the National Theatre's work through their membership donations.

Join or Renew Membership

If you require any more information about Priority Membership please contact us on 020 7452 3254 or email

Gift Membership
You can now purchase a gift membership online or you can contact Emer Duffy on 020 7452 3220.

You can now also buy Priority Membership in a beautifully presented gift box from the National Theatre's Bookshop.

Gift Aid and VAT Information: For Gift Aid your entire payment represents a donation without encumbrance for the general purpose of the National Theatre. However different regulations apply for VAT where your contribution is split between a donation and a payment for benefits as follows: Priority Membership − Donation £70/Benefits £10.

National Theatre tickets are subject to availability. We have recently updated our ticketing policy for £15 tickets for productions that are not part of the Travelex season, please see here for more information. National Theatre Memberships are for individuals rather than organisations, schools or colleges. If you wish to book for a group of 8 or more, please see the information on the National's group booking facility or please join our Learning Department’s mailing list to receive the latest season information for school bookings.