The 32nd NBS Premium Ballet Series

Subscribers are incredibly valuable supporters of Japan Performing Arts Foundation to continue its vital work. We are now accepting subscribers for the 32nd NBS Premium Ballet Series. If you like ballet, join us to see a series of world-class performances and enjoy subscriber benefits.


The Royal Ballet 2022 Japan Tour (June/July 2022)

Choreography Marius Petipa after Jean Coralli
Music Adolphe Adam

Photo: Tristram Kenton ROH

Choreography Kenneth MacMillan
Music Jules Massenet

Photo: Alice Penefather ROH

Kevin O'Hare


The Tokyo Ballet's new production, The Sleeping Beauty (October 2022)

The Sleeping Beauty
New Production

A photo from the current production. photo: Kiyonori Hasegawa

Yukari Saito
Artistic Director


Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo 2022 Japan Tour (November 2022)

The Taming of the Shrew
Choreography Jean-Christophe Maillot
Music Dimitri Chostakovitch

Photo: Alice Blangero

Jean-Christophe Maillot


Hamburg Ballet 2023 Japan Tour (March 2023)

Two Programs (TBC)

Curtain call photo from the last Japan tour. photo: Kiyonori Hasegawa

John Neumeier
Artistic Director

Subscriber Benefits

1) Priority booking ahead of the public

2) Discounts on additional tickets

3) Complimentary program books

4) Access to an open class of The Royal Ballet on their 2022 Japan Tour

5) Access to an online lecture on The Taming of the Shrew of Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo

6) Access to an open onstage rehearsal of the Hamburg Ballet on their 2023 Japan Tour

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