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Information T +351 22 340 19 10 [Call to the national fixed network]

Teatro Nacional S茫o Jo茫o | Teatro Carlos Alberto

Tuesday to saturday 14:30-19:00 (or until 21:30 on Fridays, or 19:30 on the performance days)
Sunday 14:30-17:00 (on show days)

It is closed on Sundays and public holidays, unless there are shows on these days.

Mosteiro S茫o Bento da Vit贸ria

2 hours before the show

Ticket Prices


  • Stalls and Gallery 鈧16
  • Dress Circle and Boxes 鈧 12,00
  • Upper Circle and First Order Boxes 鈧 10,00
  • Upper Circle (2nd) and Second Order Boxes 鈧 7,50
    Boxes will only be sold to groups of two people


  • 鈧 10,00


  • 鈧 10,00

Show ticket price 鈥 6% VAT rate added
Educational and training activities price 鈥 VAT free
Free entrance events are limited to the room鈥檚 maximum capacity

TNSJ Friend麓s Card

The advantages of being a TNSJ Friend have been increased in this new year: now they include a discount on the purchase of tickets after buying four of them. Becoming a Friend is a simple and free process that offers to regular patrons of our three homes 鈥 TNSJ, TeCA and S茫o Bento da Vit贸ria Monastery 鈥 a number of advantages, both in terms of buying tickets for our shows, receiving information about our programmes and having access to special events, such as open rehearsals or backstage tours.

You can ask for your entry form at our box offices (TNSJ and TeCA), by calling 800 10 86 75 (free call from any network) or by e-mailing

Features of the TNSJ Friend Card 鈥 Free (you can get it while purchasing a ticket to a TNSJ show); 鈥 Valid for one year (counted from its issue date) and automatically renewed every year; 鈥 Personal and non-transferable.

Benefits 鈥 60% discount on the purchase of two tickets for a show of your choice, once you have purchased four tickets (this benefit is valid for a period of one year, counted from the first ticket鈥檚 date of purchase); 鈥 Receive regular information about TNSJ events, via regular mail or e-mail; 鈥 Invitations to open rehearsals; 鈥 Invitations to parallel activities: talks with creators, guided backstage tours; 鈥 Receive at home tickets who have been booked via the Internet or phone and paid with a cheque, provided booking and payment took place at least one week before the day of the show in question; 鈥 Collect your booked tickets (no later than one hour before the start of the show) at a specially appointed booth in the TNSJ box offices; 鈥 10% discount on the purchase of TNSJ products sold at the Theatre Shop; 鈥 Discounts on the purchase of goods and services from the TNSJ partners.

Special conditions

  • Schools 鈧 4,00
  • Children aged 12 and under (applies only to children鈥檚 shows) 鈧 5,00
  • Theater and Dance School Card 鈧3.00

Discount 50%

  • Youth Card
  • Thursday (with the exception of opening night)
  • Unemployed (with supporting document)
  • People with proven disability and their accompanying person
  • Patron Protocol BPI

Discount 40%

  • Groups (+20 people) discount

Discount 30%

  • Groups (between 10 and 20 people)
  • Student Card
  • Over 65 years old
  • Theatre Professionals
  • Wednesday (with the exception of opening night)
  • Families (minimum of 4 elements; valid on Wednesday and Sunday
  • Business PROTOCOLS
    A Benefic锚ncia Familiar
    Acesso Cultura
    ACP - Autom贸vel Clube de Portugal
    AEP - Associa莽茫o Empresarial de Portugal
    AGEAS Clube Colaboradores
    Alliance Fran莽aise
    ApRE! - Associa莽茫o de Aposentados, Pensionistas e Reformados
    脕rvore Cooperativa
    Associa莽茫o Surdos Porto
    Clube Millenium BCP
    C芒mara Municipal do Porto
    Hospital S. Jo茫o
    Hotel da M煤sica
    Cooperativa dos Funcion谩rios do Instituto do Vinho do Porto
    IPP - Instituto Polit茅cnico do Porto
    Junta de Freguesia da S茅
    Livraria Lello/Lionesa Group
    Livraria Poetria
    Ludus - Associa莽茫o Cultural dos Colaboradores da CCDRN
    Metro Porto
    Ordem Advogados - Conselho Distrital do Porto
    Ordem Arquitectos - Sec莽茫o Regional do Norte
    Ordem Farmac锚uticos - Sec莽茫o Regional do Porto
    Porto Editora
    Altice (PT)
    P脷BLICO (Cart茫o P煤blico)
    SBN - Sindicato dos Banc谩rios do Norte
    SIPE - Sindicato Independente de Professores e Educadores
    SPZN - Sindicato de Professores da Zona Norte
    Universidade Porto
    Universidade Portucalense


Another Shakespeare Cycle 15,00鈧

5 shows 30,00 鈧

7 shows 45,00 鈧

10 shows 65,00 鈧

鈥 The subscriptions are valid for shows held at the S茫o Jo茫o, Carlos Alberto theatres and S茫o Bento da Vitoria Monastery until july 2024. They must be used for at least 2 shows at Teatro Carlos Alberto and/or S茫o Bento da Vitoria Monastery.

鈥 Each subscription must be exchanged for individual Tickets. To ensure that the show鈥檚 hour and the seat are to your satisfaction, please exchange your subscription as soon as possible, within the limits of the room鈥檚 maximum capacity.

鈥 This campaign is not cumulative with other discounts, nor with the points system of the TNSJ Friend Card.


If, for motives beyond our control, a show is cancelled or has its date changed, tickets purchased for it will be valid for a later occasion, to be arranged with the TNSJ and TeCA ticket-offices.

Spectators may demand a refund 鈥 within a period of 60 days from the show鈥檚 expected date 鈥 only under the following conditions:

a) In the event that a show is not presented at its appointed place, day and hour;

b) In the event of the replacement of a main player, or of the show being interrupted (should that replacement or interruption be due to causes beyond our control, which occurred after the beginning of the show, there will be no refunds).


Reserved tickets must be collected within a maximum period of five days, after which they will be automatically cancelled.

Any reservations must be made and collected up to two days before the show date. Tickets purchased over the phone, paid by check, can be collected up to the time of the show at the ticket office or sent to your home (plus postage costs) up to one week before the date of the show.


Plant Teatro Nacional S茫o Jo茫o
Plant Teatro Nacional S茫o Jo茫o
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Plant Teatro Carlos Alberto