"Astana Opera" will present bright debutants in the opera "Turandot"
According to the official website of capital akimat, the role of Liu will be performed by the leading soloist of the theater Saltanat Akhmetov.
As reported in the press service of the theater, Grand Opera "Turandot" J. Puccini will be presented at the Astana Opera on December 21 and 23. These days a number of significant debuts will take place on the stage of the Great hall.
On December 23, the leading soloist of the theater, honored worker of Kazakhstan Saltanat Akhmetov will debut in the role of gentle, touching Liu.
"I have an interesting but difficult task ahead of me: to reveal this multifaceted image from an actor's point of view, taking into account the technically complex vocal part. It is very important to show the beauty of my heroine's soul through singing. Her kindness and dedication inspire great respect: for the sake of unrequited feelings for Calaf, she is ready to sacrifice her life. Heroic act helpless Liu in Turandot opens what love is", – said S. Akhmetov.
In Kalathos on the capital's stage for the first time will be invited soloists: December 21 – Paolo Ardizzone (Italy), December 23 – Konstantin Andreev (Ukraine).
On December 21 the role of the slave liù will perform honored artist of Kazakhstan Zhannat baktay. On December 21 and 23, the title role of Princess Turandot will be performed by honored worker of Kazakhstan zhupar gabdullina. In the role of a Chinese Emperor Altoum – Akylbek Tabynbayev, the party of the deposed Tatar Khan sings Timur Bolat yesimkhanov, in the role of Mandarin – Shyngys Rasuljan, the great soothsayer pang – Erulan Kamel.
On December 21 and 23, bright young vocalists Ramzat Balakishiev and Yerzhan Saipov will debut in the roles of the great cook Pong and the great adviser Ping.
Opera is performed by the Astana Opera Symphony orchestra and chorus, the conductor-Director – chief conductor of the theater, honored worker of Kazakhstan Maestro Alan Buribayev, the chief chorus master – honored worker of Kazakhstan Yerzhan Dautov.
Director-Davide Livermore (Italy), art-Directors – Sofya Tasmagambetova, Pavel Dragunov. Lighting designer-Vincenzo Raponi (Italy), projection artist – Carlo Camorali (d-wok Company).
The performance starts on December 21 at 19:00, December 23 – at 17:00.
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