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Aged 16 - 25?

Unlock £10 and £5 tickets

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Pay less for amazing shows.​


We’re making it as simple as possible for you to get your hands on excellent seats at affordable prices.  

UK residents aged between 16 - 25 years old can now unlock £5 and £10 tickets for the shows listed below. There are also discounted ticket options for a range of Learning talks and courses. 

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16 - 25 tickets Terms and Conditions

How do I book tickets?

Before you even start, if you're already logged in, please log out and then come back here.

Step 1. Use the links below to unlock tickets for the show of your choice

Step 2. Select a performance that you’d like to attend - look for £10 tickets in the date listings:

 Choose any available £10 seats from the seating plan and then choose the appropriate price:

  • £5 tickets if you're aged 16-18
  • £10 tickets if you're aged 19-25

Step 3. Add tickets to your basket and complete the payment. If you have not yet registered for a National Theatre account you will be prompted to do so and you'll need to add your date of birth.

Step 4. Bring photo ID to prove your age when you come to the performance.

Step 5. Take your seat, relax and enjoy the show! 


Tickets for 16-25 year olds currently available

Hex poster image - the Title spelt out in what looks like bones, tied together with rope, the letters surrounded by small lights, against a backdrop of black sacking material


Rosalie Craig is among the cast of his mythic, big-hearted new musical based on Sleeping Beauty. Rufus Norris directs with music by Jim Fortune and book by Tanya Ronder.


Unlock 16-25 tickets for Hex

Manor poster image with Nancy Carrol holding a china dog, with the face of Shaun Evans reflected in a pane of broken glass


An explosive mix of people must survive the weather and each other.  A darkly comic new play by Moria Buffini with Nancy Carroll and Shaun Evans.

Unlock 16-25 tickets for Manor

Trouble in Mind - multi-exposure photo of the head (in profile) and shoulders of a black woman in a high-shoulderd coat, casting a shadow on the off-white background

Trouble in Mind

Nancy Medina directs Tanya Moodie (Motherland) in this radical satire of racism in theatre, considered the masterpiece of Alice Childress.

Unlock 16-25 tickets for Trouble in Mind

Small Island poster. A photo of the original production with Hortense ( Leah Harvey) standing before a projection of HMT Empire Windrush with silhouettes of people queuing to board.

Small Island

Our acclaimed and 'spectacular adaptation of Andrea Levy's Windrush novel' (★★★★★​ Observer) returns to the Olivier theatre.

Unlock 16-25 tickets for Small Island


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