The 10th NBS Opera Festival subscription will offer you priority booking for the best seats for four performances (1 performance per production) performed by the Teatro alla Scala and the Wiener Staatsoper in Japan. We are now accepting subscribers. For application details, please contact us by email at

Subscriber Benefits

1) Priority booking ahead of the public

2) Complimentary Program Books

3) Priority to additional booking for your friends and family members (in categories S, A or B) ahead of public

4) Priority booking for other performances presented by Japan Performing Arts Foundation (NBS)

Subscription Fees

For the payment of subscription fees for four programs, you can choose between lump-sum payment and installed payments.

1. Lump-sum payment (by seat category)
Due date: Friday 30 September 2019

 Category S: JPY264,000
 Category A: JPY236,000
 Category B: JPY208,000
 Opera Royal Seat*: JPY564,000

2. Installed payments (by seat category)
Due dates: 30 September 2019, 29 November 2019, 31 January 2020 and 31 March 2020

30 Sept. 2019 29 Nov. 2019 31 Jan. 2020 31 Mar. 2020
Category S JPY66,000 JPY66,000 JPY66,000 JPY66,000
Category A JPY59,000 JPY59,000 JPY59,000 JPY59,000
Category B JPY52,000 JPY52,000 JPY52,000 JPY52,000
Ballet Royal Seat* JPY150,000 JPY150,000 JPY132,000 JPY132,000

*Opera Royal Seat

It is a premium membership for people who would like to become patrons of the 10th NBS Opera Festival. The total fee of JPY564,000 consists of a membership fee of Category S, JPY264,000, and donations of JPY300,000. Your donations will directly fund realization of the 10th NBS Opera Festival and will help providing opportunities to a wider audience through various discount tickets such as student tickets. The donations are tax-deductible.
In addition to the above subscriber benefits, members of Opera Royal Seat will enjoy;
- The highest level of priority booking.
- Invitation to general rehearsal(s).
- Complimentary drinks during intermissions on performance dates at Tokyo Bunka Kaikan.
- Names credited in program books as patrons (they can be undisclosed if they wish).

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