There are a number of ways to find low price tickets for our productions, both before and on the day of the performance:
Ways to save in advance
Low price Tickets (£20) are available for all performances at the National Theatre. These are in high demand and may be limited to two per customer. They may offer a restricted view of the stage.
Reduced prices are also available for the first performances (Previews) for many of our shows. Details and dates can be found on the individual show pages.
£10 Friday Rush
Every Friday at 1pm, a limited number of £10 Friday Rush tickets are released online for each of the following week’s performances at the National's three theatres, and selected West End productions of National Thetare shows. These are limited to 2 per customer, per production.
Ways to save on the day
For Olivier, Lyttelton and Dorfman productions, a limited number of day tickets are available in person at the start of the day. For details, see the Day Tickets FAQs.
Subject to availability, any remaining unsold tickets may be reduced in price close to the performance start time.
General Standby: £15 off selected tickets available for everyone from 90 minutes before the performance.
Reduced Standby: tickets at £20 available from 45 minutes before the performance in person only with ID. Available to Students, Stage Pass, SOLT, NCA, & theatre union members and the unemployed.
If you still have unanswered questions, please contact us