Soloist of Astana Opera Bakhtiyar Adamzhan performed in Italy
Spectators watched the performances from the repertoire of Rudolf Nureyev.
Winner of Grand Prizes at many prestigious international contests, leading soloist of Astana Opera Bakhtiyar Adamzhan for the first time preformed the part of the Youth in the Le jeune homme et la mort ballet by Roland Petit, a prominent choreographer of the 20th century, BNews.kz correspondent reports with a reference to a press service of Astana Opera.
The performace was held on July 28 on an open stage of Spoleto theatre in Rome (Italy), which a well-preserved ancient Roman amphitheatre of the 1st century BC, as part of the International gala ballet Tributo a Rudolf Nureyev devoted to legendary dancer and choreographer Rudolf Nureyev. Spectators watched the performances from the repertoire of Rudolf Nureyev.
The well-known universal Le jeune homme et la mort ballet by Roland Petit was created in 1946 to Bach's Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582 with a one-act libretto by Jean Cocteau. The gala ballet was directed by assistent to Roland Petit - ballet-master Luigi Bonino, and at times he performed the part of the Youth. The partner of Bakhtiyar Adamzhan was prima ballerina of the famous La Sсala Theatre in Milan Nicoletta Manni.