The Success of Kazakh Performers in Neighboring Countries


Astana Opera’s brilliant artists – ballet soloists Anastasia Zaklinskaya and Serik Nakyspekov, principal soloist of opera company Tatyana Vitsinskaya and opera soloist Sayan Issin caused a sensation, performing with great success on tour in the leading opera houses of Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, Delovoy Kazakhstan reports.

On April 22, Anastasia Zaklinskaya and Serik Nakyspekov elicited heavy rounds of applause of the Tashkent audience by performing the main parts of Zobeide and the Golden Slave in the spectacular ballet Schéhérazade choreographed by Michel Fokine to Rimsky-Korsakov’s music at the Alisher Navoi State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Opera and Ballet. Within the framework of the VI International Opera and Ballet Festival “Tashkent Spring”, Kazakh ballet soloists also portrayed the Polovtsian Princess and the Warrior Chieftain in Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances for Uzbekistan’s classical art aficionados.