The 33rd NBS Premium Ballet Series subscription will offer you priority booking for the best seats of eight distinguished programs performed in Tokyo from February to November 2024. We are accepting subscribers until Friday 18 August 2023. For application details, please contact us by email at

Subscriber Benefits

1) Priority booking ahead of the public

2) Discounts on additional tickets

3) Complimentary program books

4) Access to an open class at the 17th World Ballet Festival

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

Subscription Fees

For the payment of subscription fees for the six programs, you can choose between lump-sum payment and installed payments. You can pay either by bank transfer or credit card. For further information for payment method, please contact us at

1. Lump-sum payment (tax included)
 Due date: Thursday 31 August 2023

 Category S: JPY190,000
 Category A: JPY170,000
 Category B: JPY150,000
 Ballet Royal Seat*: JPY490,000

2. Installed payments (tax included)
 Due dates: 31 August 2023, 31 October 2023 and 29 December 2023

31 August 2023 31 October 2023 29 December 2023
Category S JPY64,000 JPY63,000 JPY63,000
Category A JPY58,000 JPY56,000 JPY56,000
Category B JPY50,000 JPY50,000 JPY50,000
Ballet Royal Seat* JPY164,000 JPY163,000 JPY163,000

*Ballet Royal Seat

It is a premium membership for people who wish to become patrons of the 33rd NBS Premium Ballet Series. The total fee of JPY490,000 consists of a membership fee of Category S, JPY190,000, and a donation of JPY300,000. Your donations will directly fund realization of the 33rd NBS Premium Ballet Series and will help providing opportunities to a wider audience through various discount tickets including student tickets, and parent and child tickets. The donations are tax-deductible.

In addition to the above subscriber benefits, members of the Ballet Royal Seat will further enjoy;
- The highest level of priority booking
- Invitation to a private party attended by the participating artists at the 17th World Ballet Festival
- Access to an onstage rehearsal of either L'Histoire de Manon or Le Lac des cygnes of the Ballet de l'Opéra national de Paris on their 2024 Japan tour
- Complimentary drinks during intermissions on performance dates at Tokyo Bunka Kaikan

For more information, please contact us at