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  • People, Places and Things

    by Duncan Macmillan
    A co-production with Headlong

    A mesmeric trip into addiction, rehab and identity.

    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

    Broadcast live on 3 Septermber, 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 from September

  • Our Country's Good

    by Timberlake Wertenbaker 
    based on The Playmaker by Thomas Keneally  

    'An overwhelmingly successful production. Strongly recommended.'
    The Independent

    Now playing.
    Travelex £15 Tickets available

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.

    More info

  • The Beaux Stratagem Interviews

    Director Simon Godwin and the cast of The Beaux Stratagem discuss staging the carnal comedy of love and money.

    More info

  • Ralph Fiennes on Man and Superman

    The actor talks about the challenges and rewards of playing Jack Tanner in Man and Superman.

    More info