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Unique experiences

By joining the Bravo Club, you will be playing a part in building the future of opera and ballet in Finland. As a club member you can enjoy exclusive tailored events. While getting even more out your cultural experiences, you are also giving much valued support to the art close to your heart.

Memberships for the 2018–2019 season

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An unmissable opportunity

50 memberships now available for the 2018–2019 season

Season programme will be published during May. For more details, write to:

The Club Membership fee is €1,000/year, and the club activities take place throughout the season from August until May.

Bravo Club member benefits

  • Bravo Club membership is personal. If you cannot attend a club event, you can give your place to a friend if your inform us at bravo[at]
  • The club has three to four member events each year.At these events you will meet the artists and hear their thoughts about their art and their future productions. During these club events, you will also have a chance to look behind the scenes and follow the rehearsals of different productions.
  • You can also bring a young guest with you to the club events free of charge.
  • Members can follow the main rehearsals of four productions a year (two operas and two ballets). If you wish, you can bring one friend with you to the rehearsals. The dates of the rehearsals can be found below on this website.
  • We will also reserve a limited number tickets (avec) to the opera and ballet premieres as well as to the Opera and Ballet private premiere parties for the Bravo Club members to purchase. At the premiere party you will meet the artists and other members of the production team, and experience a unique athmosphere. Tickets to the premiere and to the premiere parties are sold to Bravo Club members in the spring 2018 during the following days*:

Madama Butterfly, premiere on January 26th (Possibility to buy between December 18th and January 5th)
Giselle, premiere on February 23rd(Possibility to buy between January 15th and 19th)
Il Trovatore, premiere on March 23rd (Possibility to buy between February 12th and 16th)
Les Nuits – The Nights, premiere on May 4th (Possibility to buy between March 26th and 30th)
The Many Sides of Measha, concert on May 30th (Possibility to buy between April 23rd to 27th)

Inquiries: bravo[at]

*Tickets to the premieres and the premiere parties are available on a first come, first served basis.

  • All the members of the club who have bought tickets to the premiere are welcome to join the VIP event before the premiere at 18.15. We kindly ask you to arrive to through the invitation guest point of Bravo Club.
  • Season ticket holders: Joining the premiere events requires club membership and a ticket to the premiere. If you have a season ticket other than for the premiere series, changing your ticket for a premiere ticket is possible at extra charge. As a club member you may also purchase additional tickets to premieres. However, do keep in mind that the number of tickets to both premieres and premiere parties is limited.
  • Club Members can join one group tour behind the scenes per year.
  • Club Members are always welcome to contact bravo[at] for personal service.
  • The Club membership fee for one season is EUR 1,000 per year. Activities are organised from August to May. If you join in the 1st of January or later, the membership fee for the remaining season is 50% of the regular price.
  • The proceeds from the Bravo Club will be used to support artistic work at the Finnish National Opera and Ballet.
Bravo klubi

The Club Membership fee is €1,000/year, and the club activities take place throughout the season from August until May. The proceeds from the Bravo Club will be used to support artistic work at the Finnish National Opera and Ballet.

How can I join the Bravo Club?

You can join the Bravo Club my sending an e-mail to bravo[at] You will receive a membership confirmation and instructions on how to pay. The club membership fee can be paid by invoice or debit/credit card. You can also join the Bravo Club at the Opera House box office. 

As a Bravo Club member you will receive regular updates of the club activities, benefits and events to your e-mail.

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Club events in the spring 2018

Ballet school

Ballet School Spring Recital 16 May

Members of the Bravo Club will have an opportunity to visit the Ballet School on 16 May starting with a tour of sets in the Opera House at 16.00. A presentation of the Ballet School will be provided by Principal Satu Ristlakki at 17.00. Additionally, tickets (avec) will be offered for sale for the Ballet School Presents: Spring Recital starting at 18.00, which will offer an opportunity to meet ballet pupils and graduating students. The members will also have a chance to mingle with choreographs Jorma Uotinen and Anu Sistonen. Sing up for the event and buy your ticket by 26 April at


Club event Thursday 22 March 2018

Bravo club members had the opportunity to hear about the 2018–2019 repertoire before the media and meet representatives of the FNOB management.

Additionally, the members were given a special tour of the workshops preparing sets and costumes for the next season.

Photographs from club events in autumn 2017


Watch the building of a production on the main stage

Our club members also have the rare opportunity to follow the main rehearsals of four productions a year. The main rehearsals are held on the main stage about ten days before the first performance. At this rehearsal, the director and choreographer together with the production team are still honing the performance into its final shape. Scenes will be repeated sometimes several times. The music is played either on tape or by a répétiteur.

Club members are welcome to bring a friend to the main rehearsal.

The dates of the rehearsals:

Spring 2018 
Don Quixote on March 19th at 18.30–21.30
Così fan tutte on April 9th at 18–22 or April 10th at 11–14.30

Please sign up no later than two days in advance at bravo[at] Please also indicate the name of your potential friend.


Bravo Club offers enchanting moments – it is a break from the routine and time for yourself.

Contact us if you have any inquiries:


The Bravo Club contact persons are Heidi Almi, External Relations Manager, and Heidi Lehmuskumpu, Development Manager.

**This programme is subject to change.