Astana Opera offers theatrical lessons and charity projects to children NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Astana Opera pays great attention to the younger generation. In addition to interesting programs for children, which have long become an integral part of the repertoire of the Chamber and Grand Halls, children’s charity projects and theatrical lessons for high school students are held here, Kazinform has learnt from the Astana Opera’s press service.
Agr’t between Kazakhstan, UNESCO on creation of int’l cultural center ratified NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On ratification of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on the creation of the International center for rapprochement of cultures under the aegis of UNESCO (Category 2)», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
President Tokayev extends condolences to the family of late poet Shomishbai Sariyev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has extended his condolences to the family and loved ones of late Kazakhstani poet Shomishbai Sariyev, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
WHO receives nearly 1 200 entries for the second edition of Health for All Film Festival GENEVA. KAZINFORM The World Health Organization's second call for entries to its Health for All Film Festival has received 1 175 submissions from 110 countries. More than 40% of the short films feature themes related to COVID-19, revealing the pandemic's pervasive and universal consequences.
Tosca to premiere on Astana Opera stage NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - One of the world’s most famous operas – Tosca by the great Italian composer Giacomo Puccini will be featured for the audience at Astana Opera on February 4 and 6. The opera house’s Principal Soloists, Honoured Workers of Kazakhstan Medet Chotabayev and Zhanat Shybykbayev will debut at the Astana Opera Great Hall in the main roles of the painter Mario Cavaradossi and the chief of the Roman police Baron Scarpia, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of Astana Opera.
Astana Opera to premiere large-scale ballet La Bayadère NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On January 30, at the Astana Opera Grand Hall, there will be a debut in Ludwig Minkus’ large-scale ballet La Bayadère staged by the artistic director of the opera house’s ballet company, People’s Artist of Russia Altynai Asylmuratova, Kazinform has learnt from the Astana Opera.
Astana Opera soloists to debut in L’Elisir d’Amore NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The third premiere day of one of Gaetano Donizetti’s most famous operas – L’Elisir d’Amore will take place at the Astana Opera Grand Hall on January 27. Opera company soloists Aizada Kaponova and Shyngys Rassylkhan will take the stage as the main characters of Adina and Dr Dulcamara for the first time. Their colleagues Yerzhan Saipov and Assem Sembina will debut as Belcore and Giannetta, Kazinform has learnt from Astana Opera.
You’re very lucky here that you can have performances in Kazakhstan – Luigi Bonino NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Roland Petit’s celebrated ballet Notre Dame de Paris will take place on January 23 at the Astana Opera Grand Hall. In France, Roland Petit Foundation, which includes the choreographer’s associates, oversees the impeccable preservation of the master’s heritage. Before presenting the world choreographic masterpiece to the capital’s audience, the famous ballet master Luigi Bonino came to the opera house to check the performance quality, Kazinform has learnt from the Astana Opera press service.
Tulipmania 2021 unique exhibition in Singapore to be dedicated to Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On January 18, 2021, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Republic of Singapore Arken Arystanov and Chief Executive Officer of Singapore's world-famous Gardens by the Bay Felix Loh signed a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate for the annual Tulipmania 2021 display.
Principal first violin of Astana Opera to take part in Moscow Festival NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On January 20, the Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan, famous musician, principal first violin of the Astana Opera Symphony Orchestra Bagdat Abilkhanov will take part in the 2nd International Music Festival «Valentin Berlinsky Forever!», dedicated to the outstanding cellist and founder of the world renowned Borodin Quartet, People’s Artist of the RSFSR, laureate of the USSR State Prize Valentin Berlinsky, Kazinform has learnt from Astana Opera.