Going to the theatre and arts in London doesn’t need to be expensive. This list may just save your life (well your social life anyway!).
Free/cheap ticket schemes for under 26 and students
- Almeida for Free – Free tickets and workshops
- Breeze Open Air Theatre – £10 tickets for you and a friend, as well as discounts at the bar and The Grill.
- Bush Connect – Special ticket offers and notification of giveaways and competitions.
- Donmar Young + Free – Free ticket ballot.
- Hampstead Theatre Downstairs Club – £5 Tickets
- Masterclass – £5 tickets for under 30s and masterclasses
- National Theatre – Entry Pass – £7.50 tickets and exclusive events.
- RSC Key – BP £5 tickets
- Student Art Pass – free and reduced entry to exhibitions in UK
- Young Barbican – £5, £10 or £15 tickets to theatre, film and exhibitions.
- Young Kiln -£10 theatre ticket offers, invitations to Q&As and workshop, £5 cinema tickets.
Papering i.e. seat filling/free tickets
These secret clubs give you access to super cheap or free tickets but nearly always charge an admin fee. Watch out for admin fees as they vary.