26.03.2018 | In Almaty, world ballet stars will share their experience with young Kazakh artists
March 29, 2018 at 11:00 in the Almaty Choreographic School, named after A.V. Seleznev held a creative meeting of the participants of the International Festival Ballet Globe with students and creative youth of the city.
In the format of public talk, for the students will be presented etoile of the Paris Opera by Miriam Old-Bram and Mathias Eiman, prima ballerina and soloist of the Bolshoi Theater of Russia Ekaterina Krysanova and Igor Tsvirko, invited prima ballerina of the Royal Covent Garden Theater Jana Salenko, the Bolshoi Theater of Bordeaux, Sarah Renda and Roman Mikhalev, the leading soloists of the Bolshoi Theater of Geneva Sasha Riva and Yumi Aizawa, the leading soloists of the Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after Abay Azamat Askarov and Asel Askarova and leading soloists of the theater «Astana Opera» Bakhtiyar Adamzhan and Madina Basbayeva.
This will be the second meeting with the stars of the world ballet as part of a large-scale joint project of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy and ArtClassic, which implements the educational mission of the fund and is called upon to reveal the creative potential of Kazakhstan’s youth.
– Such meetings for our youth are a live interview with real idols, who have achieved great professional results on a planetary scale. At the same time, they also once were children, studied, participated in contests, sometimes they dropped their hands, but did not stop dreaming. And now, when they are premieres of leading theaters of the world, their words of support, ordinary stories from their lives are able to give children confidence and faith in the possibility of a great future, – said the director of the Foundation’s representation in Almaty, Sergey Tokhtarov.
Recall, March 27-29 at the Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after Abay will host the II International Ballet Globe Festival, dedicated to the 200th anniversary of Marius Petipa. The program of the festival includes performances «Sleeping Beauty» and «La Bayadere», as well as the evening of the classical and modern Ballet Globe Gala, where will perform etoile of the Paris Opera, the Bolshoi Theater of Russia, the Royal Theater «Covent Garden», the Bolshoi Theater Bordeaux, the Bolshoi Theater of Geneva, Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after Abay and the Theater «Astana Opera».
The festival was organized by ArtClassic jointly with the General Consulate of France in Almaty and the Akimat of Almaty city. The festival is supported by the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy.
Address: Almaty Choreographic School, named after A.V. Seleznev – Almaty, Masanchi Str., 67