Premieres of the ballets «Scheherazade» and «Chopiniana» will be held in Astana
According to the official website of capital akimat with reference to the press service, on November 30 and December 1 on the stage of the great hall «Astana Opera» will premiere two one-act ballets from the cycle «ballets of the silver age».
The ballets «Les Sylphides» and «Scheherazade» staged by the outstanding choreographer Mikhail Fokine. «Chopiniana» («Les Sylphides», Sylphides) is a ballet on a romantic theme, the musical basis of which was Chopin's piano works, the press service of the theater reported.
Metropolitan audience «Chopiniana» will present artistic Director of the ballet troupe of «Astana Opera», Altynai Asylmuratova. The audience will be able to appreciate the bright choreography and expressive scenography, which will create a production team under the direction of Victor Carare.
The second ballet - «Scheherazade» to the music of Rimsky-Korsakov's symphonic Suite was staged in the early twentieth century. People's artist of Russia Andris Liepa undertook to transfer this one-act ballet on the Eastern theme, which is based on the story of the fairy tale « about king Shahriyar and his brother.»
Conductor - Director of the ballet evening - Arman Urazgaliyev.
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