Because of elevator repair work scheduled for July 11 through July 14, 2016, the Ford’s Theatre Museum and the balcony levels of Ford’s Theatre will not have elevator access.

Ford's Theatre Discounts

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Ford’s Theatre offers the below discounts. Discounts are not available in the Dress Circle or Gold Section. All discounts are subject to availability. Ticketmaster orders will incur Ticketmaster order charges. Discounts are not available on previously purchased tickets.

GROUP DISCOUNT
Groups of 10 or more receive discounts when booking through our Group Sales office.

UNDER 35 DISCOUNT
A limited number of discounted rear orchestra tickets are set aside for patrons younger than 35 for select performances. These tickets may be purchased in advance through Ticketmaster online or by calling (800) 982-2787. Use promo code UNDER35. You must show ID at the Box Office once arriving at the theatre. Limit of six per person. Discount is not available for groups of 15 or more. Upcoming dates and prices are:

110 in the Shade

  • Friday, May 6, 2016 - noon
  • Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 2 p.m.

Come From Away

  • Friday, September 9, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, September 16, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, September 23, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, September 30, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, October 7 2016, at 7:30 p.m.

OBSTRUCTED VIEW
A limited number of obstructed view seats are available for each performance. They are available for purchase only in person at our Box Office. Prices are $20 for Come From Away.

OPERATION DISCOVERY
Operation Discovery is a discount ticket program that provides low-cost opportunities for recognized groups to attend Ford’s Theatre productions. For additional information, click here.

SENIOR DISCOUNT
Senior citizens (60+) may purchase discounted tickets to weekday and weekend matinees at Ford’s Theatre (excludes A Christmas Carol) in the premium orchestra and rear orchestra. These tickets may be purchased in advance through Ticketmaster online or by calling (800) 982-2787. You must show ID at the Box Office once arriving at the theatre. Limit of two per person. Dates and prices are:

Prices for Come From Away:

  • Weekday matinees: $30
  • Weekend matinees: $45

MILITARY DISCOUNT
As part of the Blue Stars Theatres program, military personnel receive a 50 percent discount on tickets to Ford's Theatre performances (excludes A Christmas Carol). These tickets may be purchased in advance through Ticketmaster online or by calling (800) 982-2787. Use promo code MILITARY. You must mention the Blue Star Theatres program at the Box Office once arriving at the theatre. Limit of two per person.

D.C. TEACHER TICKET PROGRAM
Public and private school teachers for schools in the District of Columbia receive a 20 percent discount on tickets to Ford's Theatre performances (excludes A Christmas Carol). These tickets may be purchased in advance through Ticketmaster online or by calling (800) 982-2787. Use promo code DCTEACH. You must show a school ID and photo ID at the Box Office once arriving at the theatre. Limit of two per person.

PENN QUARTER RESIDENT DISCOUNT
Residents of the Penn Quarter neighborhood in Washington, D.C., receive a 20 percent discount on tickets to Ford's Theatre performances (excludes A Christmas Carol). The Penn Quarter neighborhood is defined as the area bordered by 15th Street Northwest and the Center Leg Freeway (Interstate 395) to the west and east, and between New York/Massachusetts Avenues and Pennsylvania Avenue to the north and south. These tickets may be purchased in advance through Ticketmaster online or by calling (800) 982-2787. Use promo code PENNQ. You must show proof of residence at the Box Office once arriving at the theatre. Limit of two per person.

Brooks Ashmanskas, Erin Kruse and Christopher Bloch in “1776.” Photo by Carol Rosegg.