skip to main content

April - November 2017 at the National Theatre

Download the season brochure as a pdf (2MB)

It will be available in our Backstage app, available from the iTunes store for iPads and iPhones soon

New shows

Follies - close-up photo of a woman in make-up

Jane Eyre

Following a critically acclaimed season at the National Theatre and a UK tour, Jane Eyre returns this September.

More information on Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre poster with photo of Nadia Clifford
Mosquitoes - photo of two young girls standing side-by-side

The Majority

Join Rob Drummond’s journey as he navigates the Scottish Independence Referendum, Brexit, Trump... and whatever today brings.

More information on The Majority

The Majority poster with photo of Rob Drummond


Oslo tells the true story of two Norwegian diplomats whose quiet heroics led to the groundbreaking Oslo Peace Accords

More information on Oslo

Oslo - photo of Jerusalem

More performances announced

Common - with photo of Anne-Marie Duff and crows

Final performances already announced

Ugly Lies the Bone Poster

Barber Shop Chronicles

This dynamic new play leaps from a barber shop in London to Johannesburg, Harare, Kampala, Lagos and Accra.

More information and book tickets

Barber Shop Chronicles - a young man having his hair clipped

Angels in America

This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play starts 11 Apr.

More information

Angels in America - A Gay Fantasia on National Themes


Peter Shaffer’s iconic play returns to the National Theatre in 2018, with Lucian Msamati as Salieri and Adam Gillen as Mozart.

More information and book tickets

Amadeus poster with photo of Lucien Msamati


This charged retelling turns the infamous biblical tale on its head, placing the girl we call Salomé at the centre of a revolution.

More information and book tickets

Salome. Photo of Isabella Nefar as Salome under a cascade of sand

On Tour

My Country: a work in progress

A team of interviewers spoke to people around the country to hear their views of the country and town they live in. On tour in the UK.

More information and book tickets

My Country poster - a montage of images from around the UK

Jane Eyre

This innovative re-imagining of Charlotte Brontë’s masterpiece is a collaboration between the National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic

More information and book tickets

Jane Eyre on Tour 'Theatre at its most imaginative' 5 star Daily MAil review