Astana Opera to celebrate World Theatre Day online NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The performances changed their location and went online: on March 27, on the World Theatre Day, the Astana Opera will show Puccini’s famous opera Turandot at TENGRINEWS TV. Furthermore, performances of the Astana Opera’s artists on a YouTube platform, organized by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan as part of the #Bizbirgemiz project, are planned in the near future, Astana Opera informs on its website.
UN chief hopes Nowruz will bring harmony, celebration of common humanity TEHRAN. KAZINFORM United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in his message on the occasion of Nowruz the international day, 21 March 2020, said he hoped that amid sadness over coronavirus, Nowruz will bring harmony, celebration of common humanity.
Premiere at Astana Opera: Modern take on an old story NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Gaetano Donizetti’s famous opera Don Pasquale will soon be presented at the country’s main theatre stage – the Astana Opera. The premiere is scheduled for April 8, 9 and 10 at the PICCOLO Chamber Theatre. The production team will set the story in the present time; the characters familiar to everyone will joke and play pranks, as expected in the comedy genre. Music Director and Conductor: Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan Abzal Mukhitdin; Stage Director: Natalya Kagadiy, Astana Opera informs on its website.
Dimash Kudaibergen’s songs to be played on radio in Ecuador NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On March 7, Ecuadorian radio «Radio Stereo Mundo La Mega» will broadcast Dimash Kudaibergen’s songs from 12:00pm to 03:00pm local time. It was announced by Dimash fan-club in Ecuador via Instagram, Kazinform learnt from dimashnews.com.
Magnificent music of ancient palaces to be featured at Astana Opera NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Famous Kazakh and Russian artists will perform at the Astana Opera as part of a new project aimed at bringing music cultures closer together. The exquisite concert Music of the St. Petersburg Palaces will take place at the Chamber Hall on March 5.
Stars of Hungarian ballet in production of Manon NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Masterpiece of XX century choreographic art – Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon, staged to the music by Jules Massenet, will be featured for the residents and guests of the capital on February 27 and 28 at Astana Opera. On the second day, Principals of the Hungarian National Ballet, Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan Aliya Tanykpayeva and Dmitry Timofeev, will perform the main parts of Manon and Des Grieux for the first time at the Astana Opera Grand Hall, the press service of Astana Opera informs.
Price for immortal creative work NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The world premiere of the ballet Beethoven – Immortal – Love about the fate of the composer Ludwig van Beethoven was held with great success at the Astana Opera Grand Hall on February 14 and 15 under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the press service of Astana Opera informs.