«Astana Ballet» theater to open in Astana
The ceremonial opening of «Astana Ballet» theater which construction has been begun in May, 2015 will be held on December 10-11 in Astana. The total area of an object makes 15,467 m², about 400 Kazakhstan builders and experts have been involved on its construction, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
"It is the magnificent modern complex equipped with big halls for rehearsals and performances, spacious light make-up rooms, the gym and other conveniences," representatives of theater said.
"Astana Ballet" is located near the Kazakh national academy of choreography. Capacity of the auditorium is calculated for 783 places, including orchestra seats for 609 places, the second tier of a balcony for 104 places, the third tier of a balcony for 70 places. Noble shades such as golden-brown curtain, saffron-yellow upholstery of chairs, brown floor were used by designers at drawing the interior of hall, the press service of Astana mayor office informs.
The area of a scene makes 536 m². The newest technologies of mobile and lifting and lowering mechanics are used for transformation of a scene. Performances with the most difficult scenography will be performed on stage of theater. The theater is equipped with two rehearsal halls which area corresponds to the area of a scene that provides comfortable conditions in the course of creation of new performances.