skip to main content
Patron membership banner with a photo of a close crop of a costume from the Amadeus production with Lucian Msamati as Salieri

Patron Membership

£1,500 (£125 per month by Direct Debit)


Patrons 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

When we reopen, Patron membership benefits are as Supporting Cast:

  • Make your evening even more special by visiting the Ashcroft Room, our private members’ bar †
  • Come to NT Revealed, an exclusive opportunity to look behind-the scenes and meet our creative teams*
  • Join us for a special evening at the Annual Supporters Party with actors, writers and directors*
  • Save £5 on NT talks
  • Access to tickets at the best prices during Priority booking 
  • Exemption from phone booking fees


  • Priority booking through the Development Office who will offer you a personalised service
  • Excellent seats for every performance set aside exclusively for Patrons
  • Invitations to Family Events, the Annual Supporters’ Party and NT Revealed, an annual opportunity to look behind the scenes*
  • Personal acknowledgment of your support in every Olivier and Lyttelton programme

For more information on becoming a Patron of the NT, call us on 020 7452 3218 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
Subject to availability 

To buy a membership for yourself, select the yellow Add to Basket button.

To buy this membership as a gift, follow the 'Add a membership as a gift' link below.



Add a membership as a gift

To buy a membership by Direct Debit, select the blue button below

Please note membership purchased by Direct Debit will be activated on the next working day. 

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

Set Up Online Direct Debit

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. Patron Membership − Donation £1,480/Benefits £20.
To discuss purchasing benefits separately please contact the Development Office on 020 7452 3850.

The National Theatre strives for best practice in fundraising and is registered with the Fundraising Regulator.
We are transparent with our donors and supporters, ensuring that our fundraising is legal, open, honest and respectful.

Fundraising Regulator Logo