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Olivier Circle Membership

£12,000 (£1,000 per month by Direct Debit)


Members of the Olivier Circle will receive:

  • Exclusive extras to enjoy alongside our weekly NT at Home screenings
  • Personal contact to the NT through the Development Department
  • Regular email updates
  • Copies of the National Theatre Magazine and posted newsletter
  • A personal thank you for your support on our website
  • Join us for exclusive virtual Creative Insight events and meet the people behind our productions
  • Join the Director and special guests at our virtual Olivier Circle event to celebrate your support

When we reopen, Olivier Circle membership benefits are as Benefactor:

  • Priority Booking through the Development Office who will offer you a personalised service
  • Excellent seats set aside for every performance exclusively for Patrons
  • Make your evening even more special by visiting the Ashcroft Room, our private members’ bar †
  • Receive complimentary programmes
  • Celebrate a year at the National with an invitation to the Annual Director’s Lunch*
  • Invitations to Family Events, the Annual Supporters’ Party and NT Revealed, an annual opportunity
    to look behind the scenes*
  • Opportunities to meet the cast and creative team and take part in post-show discussions at Cast Talkback events
  • Learn more about our exciting programme ahead of the press at the annual New Season Breakfast Briefing
  • Join us on the Annual Supporters' Trip to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival*
  • Invitations to NT overseas trips*
  • Save £5 on NT talks
  • Personal acknowledgment of your support in every Olivier and Lyttelton programme and the Annual report


  • The very best access to tickets, even for last-minute requests
  • Enjoy a champagne reception and tickets to five Opening Nights each year
  • Exclusive dinners with National Theatre artists at venues across London*
  • Personal recognition of your support in the National Theatre foyer

For more information on becoming an Olivier Circle member of the NT, please contact Dominique Trotter on 020 7452 3219 or email

*extra cost applies
† on occasion we may need to close the Ashcroft Room. We always recommend booking ahead of your visit to avoid disappointment

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Membership can be purchased by either 1 annual payment or 12 monthly instalments. 

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Your gift to the National
All levels of NT membership and patronage comprise a benefits value detailing the actual cost of membership to the charity. These benefits can be purchased separately at this price. Any amounts given over and above this benefits value are given freely as a donation and are eligible for Gift Aid. All donations are non-refundable. Olivier Circle Membership − Donation £11,443/Benefits £557.
To discuss purchasing benefits separately please contact the Development Office on 020 7452 3850.

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