Reduced price tickets are available in advance on certain performances for Under 18s, Over 60s, Disabled people and Groups. If you are unsure how to book these concessions online, please see our guide to Selecting Concession Seats
Subject to availability, reduced price tickets may be available for Students, Theatre Union members and Unemployed Patrons from 45 minutes before a performance starts.
Available for Access List customers. To join for free, please see the Accessibility section of our website.
Discounts are available for Educational and Adult Groups. These vary by production and can be booked through the Box Office who can be contacted on 020 7452 3010 or by using this form.
To access American Express preferred seating allocations, you should enter the first 4 digits of your card number into the 'American Express Invites' box on the left hand side of the performance list page.
Once you have done this, you will be able to view, select and buy AMEX seats on the 'select your own seats' option (AMEX seats are coloured blue on the seating plan and labelled 'AMEX reserved seats') or buy AMEX seats via the 'best available' option.
If you are member of the National Theatre and experiencing issues booking online please try the following tips before contacting the box office:
Different levels of membership offer different booking dates. You can see the booking dates for each upcoming season on this membership page once they have been confirmed.
Ensure that you are logged in. If you are not logged in the website will not recognise your membership status and will not offer you all the dates and performances that should be available to you. To check if you are logged in please look at the top of the current website page you are on. If you are not logged in the band at the top of this page will say “Login”.
If you have logged in and you are still unable to book for new season performances please press “F5” on your keyboard. This will refresh your page and should show the most up to date information.
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It may be helpful to try booking on a different device or browser i.e. Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari or Internet Explorer.
If you have followed these steps and you are still experiencing difficulties purchasing tickets, please contact the Box Office on 020 7452 3060, or Tweet us @nationaltheatre, and a member of our team will be happy to help you to book online.