Royal National Theatre

The Royal National Theatre, more commonly known as the National Theatre, is an off-West End theatre located on the Southbank in London.
Founded by Laurence Olivier in 1963, the National Theatre houses three auditoriums: the 1160-seat Olivier Theatre, the 890-seat Lyttleton Theatre, and the 400-seat Dorfman Theatre.
The Royal National Theatre produces globally renowned theatre and has launched the careers of beloved actors, directors, and writers. Notable productions that have come out of the National in recent years include 'Hadestown', 'War Horse', 'The Lehman Trilogy' and 'People, Places and Things'.

Productions (27)

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10 Reviews
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April De Angelis's new comedy about a working-class woman's journey in operating a new restaurant.

Score it Buy from £20
Unreviewed
Starts Feb 01
London: Waterloo

Simon Stone's ('Yerma') reimagining of Seneca’s famous tragedy.

Score it Buy from £38
Unreviewed
Opens Feb 09
London: Waterloo

The London premiere of an award-winning British musical that serves as a love letter to Sheffield.

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Unreviewed
Starts Feb 14
London: Waterloo

Callum Scott Howells & Rosie Sheely star in Gary Owen's reimagining of Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers.

Score it Buy from £12
Unreviewed
Opens Mar 20
London: Waterloo

The National Theatre's reimagining of Shakespeare's tragedy for a young audience.

Score it Buy from £13
Unreviewed
Opens Apr 11
London: Wimbledon

The UK Tour of Neil Gaiman's best-selling fantasy/adventure novel.

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Unreviewed
Starts Apr 2023
London: Waterloo

Sam Mendes directs a new play by Jack Throne about the making of Burton and Gielgud’s Hamlet.

77
Good
15 Reviews
Closed
London: Waterloo

Giles Terera and Rosy McEwen star in Clint Dyer's adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy.

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Middling
39 Reviews
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Hex
London: Waterloo

Rufus Norris' musical reimagining of 'Sleeping Beauty' returns to the National Theatre for Christmas.

97
Must See!
4 Reviews
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Francesca Martinez stars in her debut play about standing up for what you believe in.

86
Excellent
6 Reviews
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London: Waterloo

Anupama Chandrasekhar's riveting new drama about the man who assassinated Mahatma Gandhi. 

90
Excellent
4 Reviews
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London: Waterloo

A new play which explores love and marriage in the modern-day by playwright David Eldridge.

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