Auezov Drama Theater on tour
Auezov Kazakh State Academic Drama Theater of Almaty presented its productions in Astana as part of a tour marking the 20th anniversary of Astana. As a present to Astana, the leading theater of Kazakhstan presented to the audience its five best performances based on the national, foreign and modern plays, including Kyz Zhibek based on the play of the writer and founder of the modern Kazakh literature Gabit Musirepov. Moreover, the tour program includes the crime drama based on Vovnianko’s play Who Killed the Actor? as well as the performances such as Don’t Leave Your Lovers, Zhauzhurek and musical The Gypsy Serenade. Popular artists, including Toleubek Aralbay, Bakhtiyar Kozha, Gaziza Abdinabiyeva, Dulyga Akmolda, Azamat Satybaldy played the leading roles. According to the organizers, the performances were unique and contemporary.
YELIK NURSULTAN, DIRECTOR, AUEZOV DRAMA THEATER:
- I believe that such performances should be presented on the stage, because they demonstrate our national values, traditions, history and have an educational significance.