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Friday Rush

Friday Rush offers a great way to get hold of National Theatre tickets at late notice – even for sold out shows.

Friday Rush 19 April 2019

Friday Rush

Every Friday at 1pm an allocation of £20 tickets for shows in all three theatres* at the National is released to buy online, for the following week’s performances. Friday Rush tickets are only available to book online and limited to 2 per customer for each show.

Friday Rush tickets are not transferable.
They can only be collected from the Box Office on the day of the performance from 90 minutes before the start of the show and you will have to show the card you paid with on collection.

For more detailed ticket information and additional tickets available on the day, see our help centre

When the timer below counts down to zero at 1pm on Friday 26 April, £20 Friday Rush tickets will become available for perfomances from Monday 29 April to Saturday 4 May for Small Island, Top Girls and Tartuffe at the National Theatre.

PLEASE NOTE: The National Theatre is closed on Friday 19 April and there is no Friday Rush on this day. Friday Rush tickets for performances from Monday 22 to Saturday 27 April were made available on Friday 12 April.

If you are based in a different time zone to GMT/BST, please be aware that the timer may reflect your time zone and not GMT/BST.

year month day hours minutes
2019 04 26 12 59

The timer is currently unavailable. The Friday Rush tickets linked to below will only be available on the date and time specified above.