Booking dates for Festival 2019
Benefactors opens Monday 18 February
Commissioning Circles opens Tuesday 19 February
Festival Players 1000+ and Festival Players 500+ opens Wednesday 20 February
Festival Players 250+ opens Thursday 21 February
Friends priority booking opens 9 am Saturday 23 February (online and by booking form only) and 10am Wednesday 27 February (by phone and in person)
Groups & Schools booking opens Thursday 28 February
firstname.lastname@example.org 01243 812909
General booking opens 9am Saturday 2 March (online only) and 10am Tuesday 5 March (by phone and in person)
Book early for the best prices
Prices are guaranteed until Monday 18 March and are then subject to change. This page will always show the latest prices, or call the Box Office on 01243 781312.
Please note that discounts do not apply to Previews and Press Nights, or to the lowest two prices in the Festival Theatre. Only one reduction applies per ticket, and all discounts are subject to availability and at the discretion of the Box Office.
Tickets are non-refundable but you can change the date if you return your tickets to the Box Office at least 48 hours before the original performance, subject to availability. There is a £1.50 exchange fee per ticket (free for Friends).
Festival Theatre pricing
Minerva Theatre pricing
£5 Prologue tickets for 16-25 year olds
Chichester Festival Youth Theatre - The Wizard of Oz
Please note that some seating areas may not be available for all performances.
Previews / Press Nights £10 £10 £10 £31 £37
All other performances £10 £18 £31 £43 £49
This Is My Family
Previews / Press Nights £20 £35
All other performances £30 £44
The Butterfly Lion
Previews / Press Nights £15 £25
All other performances £20 £33
Join the Friends of Chichester Festival Theatre for just £35 per year. Friends can book up to four discounted tickets per production (selected productions only).
Friends Festival Saver
Book the same number of tickets for four or more productions* and save 20%.
Friends Single Production Discount
Friends receive £2 off non-Saver tickets**.
*Excludes The Butterfly Lion, Sing Yer Heart Out for the Lads, Crossing Lines and The Wizard of Oz. All Saver tickets must be booked and paid for in a single transaction.
**Friends discounts are not available for Preview or Press Nights or the lowest two prices in the Festival Theatre.
Groups and Schools
Monday and Tuesday:
Festival Theatre £29 per ticket
Minerva Theatre £25 per ticket
Wednesday - Friday:
£5 off each ticket
Wednesday - Friday:
£8 off each ticket, plus a £5 ticket for the Group Organiser.
Schools and College Groups 10+
Monday - Friday:
£8.50 per ticket; one free teacher ticket with every nine paid.
Group discounts are not available for Previews or Press Nights or the lowest two prices in the Festival Theatre.
Half Price for up to four Under 16s attending with every full price paying adult (up to a maximum of 10 tickets).
Excludes Saturday evenings.
All tickets must be booked and paid for in a single transaction.
Please note, if booking online the discount for Under 16s is applied at the checkout.
The family ticket is not available for Press or Preview performances or the lowest two prices in the Festival Theatre.
£5 tickets for 16 -25 year olds. Visit the Prologue page for more information.
Concessions for Over 60s
£2 off Monday - Thursday
Over 60s discounts are not available for Preview or Press Nights or the lowest two prices in the Festival Theatre.
Concessions for Full-Time Students in Higher Education, Jobseeker Allowance Claimants and Income Support Claimants
Monday - Thursday: half price.
Standby from one hour before the performance: £8.50.
Subject to availability and at the discretion of the Box Office.
Chichester Festival Youth Theatre
The Wizard of Oz
All performances £10 £15 £20 £25 £30
Friends and Concessions £2 off. Family Tickets Half price for up to four Under 16s attending with every full priced paying adult. Groups 8+ 10% off.
Family tickets must be booked and paid for in a single transaction.
Discounts are available on the top three prices only and do no apply for performances on 26-29 December (inclusive).
Oklahoma! Thursday 29 August 2.30pm
The Wizard of Oz Friday 27 December 2pm
These performances welcome individuals, groups and families with children on the autistic spectrum, with sensory and communication disorders, a learning disability or anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed theatre environment.
Customers with Disabilities
We want your visit to be as enjoyable as possible. If you have any specific access requirements, please join our Access List so that we can tailor your booking to meet your needs. You may be entitled to a discount on tickets, subject to certain conditions. For more information and the sign-up form visit our Access page, or call the Box Office on 01243 781312 or email email@example.com.
Only one reduction applies per ticket, and all discounts are subject to availability and at the discretion of the Box Office.
ID must be shown where relevant.
Prices are guaranteed until Monday 18 March 2019 and are then subject to change.
CFT reserves the right to make any alteration to the advertised programme which may be rendered necessary by unavoidable cause.
Latecomers cannot be guaranteed access to the auditoria until a convenient break in the performance.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Children under the age of four, including babes in arms, will not be admitted to the auditorium, unless a production is advertised as a family show suitable for young children of that age.
Tickets cannot be refunded once purchased.
Full terms and conditions of sale available here.
Chichester Festival Theatre is a member of the Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers. For more information visit star.org.uk.