We are committed to providing affordable ways for you to experience live performances at Ford’s Theatre.

Our starting price for most performances is just $27-$34. We also offer additional discounted and free tickets throughout the season. Discounts and offers may not be combined.


Membership Benefits

Join the Friends of Ford’s Theatre today and receive exclusive benefits, including 10% off mainstage tickets (except A Christmas Carol), easy ticket exchanges and access to our members-only presale.

Free and Discounted Tickets

First Free Preview

A Partnership with TodayTix

We're giving away tickets to the first show of each of our mainstage performances: Born YesterdayA Christmas CarolTwelve Angry Men and Into the Woods.

Discounted Previews

Save $5-$20 with preview performances for our fall and winter productions. Tickets to our preview performances of Born Yesterday and Twelve Angry Men are just $22-$35.

Partial View Discount

Available in Person for All Performances; Available via Phone for Select Performances

Partial view seats range from $17-$24. The view from the seat will be partially blocked by one of the support columns in our historic theatre.

Group Discount

For Groups of 10 or More

You can receive special discounts and benefits when booking a group.

Under 35 Discount

Save on Rear Orchestra Seats

Younger than 35? Join our Generation Abe program! You can purchase $20 tickets to select performances using promo code UNDER3519. Available for Tuesday-Friday and Sunday evening performances for Born Yesterday and Twelve Angry Men. Available for Friday evening performances and the May 4, 2019, evening performance for Into the Woods.

Senior Discount

Save on Matinee Tickets

Age 60 or older? You can purchase discounted tickets to weekend and weekday matinees of  Born YesterdayTwelve Angry Men and Into the Woods. Restrictions apply.

Military Discount

Save 50% on Tickets

Are you U.S. military personnel or a veteran? You can purchase discounted tickets (excludes "A Christmas Carol"). Use promo code MILITARY19. Restrictions apply.

DC Teacher Discount

Save 20% on Tickets

Are you a public or private school teacher in the District of Columbia? You can purchase discounted tickets with promo code DCTEACH19. Excludes "A Christmas Carol." Other restrictions apply.

Penn Quarter Discount

Save 20% on Tickets

Live in the Penn Quarter neighborhood? You can purchase discounted tickets with promo code PENNQ19. Excludes "A Christmas Carol." Other restrictions apply.