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The National Theatre is a 501-c-3 not-for-profit cultural organization and relies on the generous financial support of individuals and corporations like you to ensure that Washington’s historic cultural center continues to present world-class entertainment and free educational children’s programs.

Your support allows us to invest our energy in creating a bright future for both adult and children’s theatre in DC as we continue to strengthen and grow our existing community programs, Saturday Morning at The National and Community Stage Connections.


Make your contribution today.


Shop with AmazonSmile

Donate to The National Theatre when making purchases from Amazon. When you shop using AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charity of your choice. Every item available through Amazon is available at Just select National Theatre Corporation as your charity and continue shopping.  


Join our Family with a Circle Membership

For a $2500 tax deductible contribution, Circle members enjoy special hot-line access to exclusive house seats, and other optional premiums including complimentary tickets in the Executive Star Box, backstage tours, and honored listing in every issue of The National Theatre Playbill.  Click here to learn more.


Dedicate a Seat in our Historic Theatre

Take a Seat!

Remember that first play you saw at The National? Commemorate a family member, close friend or teacher who introduced you to your love of the arts by purchasing a seat at The National Theatre in their name!

Or purchase a seat for yourself to demonstrate your love of The National Theatre!  Click here to learn more.


Learn About our Programs

To learn more about our free, community programs, click here.