Are you under 25, or receiving Jobseeker's Allowance, Employment Support Allowance, Universal Credit or any low income benefits?
Are you curious about going to the theatre, or would you like to go more often?
The Traverse is now offering a limited number of £1 tickets for selected shows and selected performances, and it couldn't be simpler to get involved:
- Choose the production you'd like to see and which performance you'd like to attend.
- Come along to the Traverse Theatre box office with proof of age or JSA/ESA/UC/benefit status, or register online using the form below.
- Purchase your ticket for £1 in person or online (subject to availability).
- Enjoy the show!
You can purchase £1 tickets at any point from the moment a show goes on sale. There are limited tickets available for each performance, so come by as early as possible to have the best chance of success.
£1 tickets online registration form
Got a question about tickets or any of the shows? Email email@example.com, call 0131 228 1404 or pop into the theatre.
We also offer a number of other concessions (for students, under 30s, over 65s, people with disabilities). See our Box Office page to find out more about our other concessions.
Find a show
£1 tickets are available for...
Nan Shepherd: Howling at the MachineBy Erlend Clouston
An animated lecture on Nan Shepherd, the remarkable author of The Living Mountain - the first female writer to appear on a British banknote.
The Ballad of Johnny LongstaffBy The Young’uns
This is the true story of one man’s journey from poverty and unemployment in Stockton on Tees. Featuring songs and stunning animation.
W*nk BuddiesBy Jake Jarratt & Cameron Sharp
University. A house party. One dancing to Britney, the other alone having a few in the kitchen. But, they are both heading for the same bed.
We Are In TimeBy Pamela Carter & Valgeir Sigurðsson
Through song, music and words, one of Scotland’s most forward-thinking theatre-makers joins the pioneering string orchestra to tell the extraordinary story of a transplanted heart, from giver to receiver.
Within SightBy Ellen Renton
Our protagonist is ‘an inspiration’, ‘so brave’, and tired of hearing it. An one-woman performance confronting everyday ableism.
The Secret GardenAdapted by Rosalind Sydney
Join Red Bridge Arts – and Mary – on a journey filled with secrets, mystery and unexpected friendships adapted from one of the great classics of children’s literature.
HotterBy Mary Higgins & Ell Potter
Ell and Mary are best friends and ex-girlfriends and they’re bored of playing it cool. This is a show about what gets you hot.
Songs of Friendship: Team VikingBy James Rowland
Eight years ago, James’ best friend was diagnosed with heart cancer. This is the story of how James and Sarah made has last wish happen.
Songs of Friendship: A Hundred Different Words for LoveBy James Rowland
Five years ago, James met the love of his life. Then they broke up. A story about falling in love, landing brokenhearted, and weddings.
Songs of Friendship: RevelationsBy James Rowland
Three years ago, Sarah and Emma asked James to help them start a family. A story about trying to do the right thing.
MAIMLe/By Alasdair C. Whyte & Cast
Maim ('panic' in Gàidhlig) is a call to action for those who care deeply about the connection between their land and language / Tha MAIM a' toirt guth do dhorran an ath ghinealaich agus cho cudromach 's a tha an ceangal eadar tìr agus cànan dhaibh
The Department of Distractions
Third Angel brings you a conspiracy-theory documentary-exposé detective story for the 21st century that asks: what aren’t you looking at?
seedsBy Mel Pennant
Shortlisted for the Alfred Fagon Award, seeds tells the story of two mothers united in sorrow, sharing the hardship of protecting their sons.
NT Connections 2020
The National Theatre Connections festival is a celebration of young people, theatremaking and the importance of access to the arts.
The MetamorphosisAfter the story by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka’s hugely influential, tragicomic, iconic novella is brought vividly to life in this international co-production.
Donny's BrainMade at Traverse By Rona Munro
A neuroscience rom-com. Donny wakes up in hospital, desperate to see his partner Emma and not understanding why she hasn't come to see him yet.