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Past exhibitions

The National Theatre presents a regular programme of exhibitions related to the work on its stages, its archive and events taking place in the wider world of theatre. Below is a selection of recent exhibitions:

We’re here because we’re here

‘We’re here because we’re here’  presents the project that took place across the UK last year marking the historic battle of the Somme. 

Wolfson Gallery, 2 June – 31 August 2017, open Mon – Sat. Free.

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Ugly Lies the Bone VR Installation

Audiences experienced COOL!, a VR Pain Control therapy similar to that which was featured in the show.

Lyttelton Lounge until 6 June 2017.

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Ugly Lies the Bone Virtual Reality: stills from the landscape featured in the experience

Bright Young Tings

An exhibition of photographs by Michael Mayhew and a new artwork by Cherelle Sappleton

Lyttelton Lounge, 23 February – 10 June 2017

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Bright Young Tings exhbition

An immersive digital installation, including 360° virtual reality music video, facial recognition screens and a green-screen experience.

This installation allowed visitors to explore the extraordinary world of

Wolfson Gallery, level 2, until 30 April 2016. photo of people using Oculus Rift headsets in the exhibition