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East is East

This 'magnificent revival of a culture-clash classic' (★★★★★ Guardian) reopens our Lyttelton theatre next month.

3 weeks only until 30 October.

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It's Members' Week

A time when we celebrate our wonderful members, who support everything we do on stage and beyond. Sign up as a Priority member before 23 October to access special offers and exclusive content.

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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.

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Serving a fresh new taste

We have joined forces with independent street food pioneers KERB to create a fresh food and drink experience on the South Bank, beginning with KERB at The Understudy and The Atrium Café.

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Ocean at the End of the Lane

Our acclaimed stage version of the novel by Neil Gaiman opens at the Duke of York's Theatre next month.

Extended to 23 April 2022 due to popular demand.

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National Theatre at Home

Subscribe to our collection of unmissable theatre, available to stream whenever you want.

New plays just added include Romeo & Juliet and Top Girls.

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Rosalie Craig is among the cast of this mythic, big-hearted, new musical based on Sleeping Beauty.

Rufus Norris directs with music by Jim Fortune and book by Tanya Ronder.

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Trouble in Mind

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


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