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Bravo klubi

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.

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 member’s event 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 of plus-one club tickets to the opera and ballet first nights for purchase, including admission to the Opera and Ballet private first night party where the atmosphere is nothing like you have seen before. At the first night party you will meet the artists and other members of the production team. Tickets to the first night and the combined first night and party tickets for Bravo Club members are on sale in autumn 2017 as follows*:

Lady of the Camellias, premiere 25 August (tickets are on sale August 7–11)
Höstsonaten – Autumn Sonata, world premiere 8 September (tickets are on sale October 2–6)
Land of Kalevala, world premiere November 3 (tickets are on sale August 7–11)

Inquiries: bravo[at]

*Tickets to first nights and the first night 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 first night events requires club membership and the purchase of tickets to the first night. If you have a season ticket other than for the first night series, changing your ticket for a first night tickets is possible at extra charge. As a club member you may also purchase additional tickets to first nights. However, do keep in mind that the number of first night tickets and first night 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 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.

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.

Club events in autumn 2017


World premiere and premiere party of Land of Kalevala on 3 November

Land of Kalevala has world premiere on Friday 3th of November. Members of Bravo Club can buy tickets for the premiere during October 2–6. The last chance to get a ticket for the premiere party is on 27th of October.

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:

Autumn 2017
The Midsummer Night’s Dream 3.10. at 11.30–14.30
The Magic Flute 10.11. at 11–14.30 and 13.11. at 18–22

Spring 2018 
Don Quixote 19.3. at 18.30–21.30
Così fan tutte 9.4. at 18–22 and 10.4. 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.