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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
Our Country's Good
by Timberlake Wertenbaker
based on The Playmaker by Thomas Keneally
'An overwhelmingly successful production. Strongly recommended.'
Travelex £15 Tickets available
The Red Lion
a new play by Patrick Marber
'It's a triumph'
'Gripping. Punchy. Makes the game beautiful again.'
Good availability from September
National Theatre Live: Hamlet
Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy, directed by Lyndsey Turner and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions.
Broadcast live to cinemas around the world on 15 October
Three Days in the Country
by Patrick Marber, after Turgenev
‘A masterly piece of work.’
‘Excellent. Patrick Marber turns out another gem.’
Tickets from £15
by non zero one
An interactive show for 7-12-year-olds. No adults allowed!
30 & 31 August
All tickets £7
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Featured ContentDiscover more about the art of making theatre by exploring our video collection on theatre practices and practitioners.
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