Performance Dates & Tickets
Join us for a dazzling gala to celebrate The Tokyo Ballet's 60th anniversary

The Tokyo Ballet was established in August 1964 under the leadership of Sasaki Tadatsugu, aimed at creating a world's leading ballet company "made in Japan".

To commemorate the Company's 60th anniversary and to thank you to all the fans for the support over the years, The Tokyo Ballet is delighted to present Diamond Celebration on 31 August and 1 September 2024 at NHK Hall. Join us for a dazzling gala!

Performance Dates

Saturday 31 August 2024, 15:00 @NHK Hall, Tokyo
Sunday 1 September 2024, 14:00 @NHK Hall, Tokyo

Program and Cast


Choreography Harald Lander
Music Carl Czerny arranged by Knudåge Riisager
The Tokyo Ballet premiere 4 May 1977, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Dancers Akira Akiyama, Arata Miyagawa, Yasuomi Akimoto (Guest artist on 31 Aug) / Shoma Ikemoto (1 Sept)


Choreography Maurice Béjart
Music Maurice Ravel
The Tokyo Ballet premiere 19 July 1982, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Mélodie Mizuka Ueno

Bhakti III (on 1 Sept only)

Choreography Maurice Béjart
Music Traditional Indian music
The Tokyo Ballet premiere 5 October 2000, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Shakti Akimi Denda
Shiva Dan Tsukamoto

Dream Time

Choreography Jiří Kylián
Music Toru Takemitsu
The Tokyo Ballet premiere 27 May 2000, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Dancers Kanako Oki, Hitomi Kaneko, Yurika Mikumo, Arata Miyagawa, Junya Okazaki

Pas de deux from Spring and Fall

Choreography John Neumeier
Music Antonín Dvorák
The Tokyo Ballet premiere 4 February 2000, Kan-i Hoken Hall
(31 Aug) Maria Adachi, Suguru Otsuka
(1 Sept) Kanako Oki, Yasuomi Akimoto (Guest artist)

Excerpts from KAGUYAHIME (on 31 Aug only)

Choreography Jo Kanamori
Music Claude Debussy
The Tokyo Ballet premiere in three acts 22 October 2023, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Kaguyahime Akira Akiyama
Douji Dan Tsukamoto

Orchestra Tokyo City Philharmonic Orchestra

*Program and casting as of 15 April 2024 are subject to change.

Tickets (tax included)
S ¥14,500
A ¥12,000
B ¥9,000
C ¥7,000
D ¥5,000
P ¥3,000
25 and Under ¥2,000

●Children under 6 years old are not admitted to the auditorium.
●Program and casting as of 15 April 2024 are subject to change. Changes in the program or the cast do not entitle holders to return or exchange tickets.

Ticket Sale Dates

General ticket sales begin on Tuesday 30 April 2024 at 10:00a.m. Book now

Presales at NBS WEB Ticket
Saturday 27 April 2024 at 10:00 -- Monday 29 April 2024 at 23:59

Presales and Discount Tickets at NBS WEB Ticket and NBS Ticket Center

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1. Parent and Child Tickets (Categories S, A and B)

Child tickets for children between 6 and 18 years old are half the adult price. Parent and Child Tickets will go on sale on Tuesday 14 May 2024 at 10:00 at NBS WEB Ticket and NBS Ticket Center (Phone 03-3791-8888). Up to two child tickets per one adult ticket can be purchased. You can select seat category but cannot select seat(s). Our system automatically allocates the "best available" seating to you for the price category you have selected.

2. 25 and Under Tickets

¥2,000 tickets for those aged 6 to 25 years go on sale on Thursday 11 July 2024, 21:00 at NBS WEB Ticket. You must bring identity documents with proof of age to pick up your tickets at the venue on the performance day.

3. Discount for two persons (Categories S, A & B)

Enjoy a discount of \1,000 for two persons. Tickets will be on sale during the periods of presales and the general sales at NBS WEB Ticket and NBS Ticket Center (Phone 03-3791-8888).

For more information, please contact us at +81-(0)3-3791-8888 (phone) or

委託: 令和6年度日本博2.0事業(委託型)


主催: 公益財団法人日本舞台芸術振興会 / 独立行政法人日本芸術文化振興会 / 文化庁
後援: 一般社団法人日本バレエ団連盟