Artists of Astana Ballet demonstrated their best performances in Milan
Artists of Astana Ballet demonstrated their best performances on the stage of the ancient Teatro Nuovo in Milan. Prominent theatre companies from all over the world perform here. The Kazakh ballet company presented to the Italian spectators their program titled Astana Ballet Gala that includes the best items of the national choreography in a new interpretation.
MUKARAM AVAKHRI, CHIEF CHOREOGRAPHER, ASTANA BALLET:
- Despite the young age of our theatre, we are intensively adding more performances of various types. When we perform abroad, we make sure we present the Astana Ballet Gala program, because it reflects the core and basis of our performance policy. It is based on traditional performances, decorated performances, miniatures that showcase the spirit and energy of the traditional culture.
The show received standing ovations. The performance of the Kazakh ballet artists was praised by the choreographer of the legendary Italian theatre La Scala.
ANNA OLKHOVAYA, TEACHER, CHOREOGRAPHER, LA SCALA:
- I liked the performance, especially their passionate dancing, interesting choreography and beautiful costumes. The soloists are well prepared. They did a great job.
Spectators were impressed by the expressive music and dramatic artistic images.
OLGA BARANOVA, SPECTATOR:
- I was impressed by the music. It was well arranged. The girls are feminine and beautiful.
Astana Ballet’s tour is held as part of the Modernization of Kazakhstan’s Identity program. The company takes part in the implementation of the Modern Kazakh Culture in Global World project, presenting Kazakh art on an international arena. It is not the first tour of the Astana Ballet Theater. Earlier, the company presented their programs on the cultural platforms in Moscow, Beijing, Paris, Vienna and other cities of the world.