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Audio-described performances

Audio-described performances

These performances have a live audio-description that can be heard through headphones. A Touch Tour is for blind and partially-sighted customers to familiarise themselves with the set ahead of the performance. 

Large print version of the Season Brochure


A downloadable version of the May - October 2019 Large Print Brochure is available here


A downloadable version of the February - July 2019 Large Print Brochure is available here


If you'd like to request a copy of the Large Print Brochure please contact the Box Office on 020 7452 3000 or email

Audio-Described version of the Season Brochure

May - October 2019 brochure available as 9 tracks:
Track 1 Season introduction and overview 4.51
Track 2 Audio-Described performances at the National Theatre and on tour 5.18
Track 3 Information on productions at the National Theatre 12.05
Track 4 Information on National Theatre productions elsewhere in London 3.33
Track 5 Access news and booking tickets 1.44
Track 6 Audio description at the National Theatre 2.30
Track 7 Touch tours at the National Theatre 0.51
Track 8 Talks and events and exhibitions at the National Theatre 4.37
Track 9 Eating and drinking 1.28

February - July 2019 brochure is available as 7 tracks:
Track 1 Shows included in the new brochure and general Access information 4.44
Track 2 Audio-Described performances listed in the new brochure 14.10
Track 3 Access news and Booking tickets 2.00
Track 4 Audio-Description at the National Theatre 2.36
Track 5 Touch Tours 0.53
Track 6 Talks and Exhibitins 3.26
Track 7 Eating and Drinking 1.30


If you'd like to request a copy of the brochure on CD please contact the Box Office on 020 7452 3000 or email

Braille versions of our season brochures are also available.

Email: for details

National Theatre Access List

To book specific Access allocations online (wheelchair spaces, best seats for captioned performances) and tickets at the Disabled concessionary rate, subscribe to our Access List. Find more information, and the sign-up form here.
Access List members should log in before selecting tickets.

We hold an allocation of seats for blind and partially-sighted customers. You can also book a free Touch Tour ahead of the performance.

Tel: 020 7452 3284

What is an Audio Described Performance?

Join Yusuf on a touch tour and audio-described performance of Mosquitoes.

More info