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Sponsors to finance tours of the world leading theatres in Astana

03 March, 2018, 12:21 171
Sponsors to finance tours of the world leading theatres in Astana

Within the events on the occasion of the anniversary of Astana, the Mariinsky Theatre, American Ballet Theatre, the Berlin State Opera will play performances.

Minister of Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan Arystanbek Mukhamediuly told about the events within the celebration of the 20th anniversary of Astana in 2018, BNews.kz correspondent reports.

“The celebration of the 20th anniversary of the capital will be a key event in this year. A large-scale international project “Parade of capitals” with the participation of the leading creative teams and organizations will be held. Within the project, a joint grandiose performance of Giacomo Puccini’s Turandot” by “Astana Opera” and the National Beijing Opera Theatre will be conducted,” the Minister said.

According to him, Astana Musical Theatre for the first time will perform a legendary French-Canadian musical “Notre-Dame de Paris” jointly with the authors.  

He added that performances will be played by the Mariinsky Theatre, American Ballet Theatre, the Berlin State Opera.

Arystanbek Mukhamediuly underlined that tours of the leading theatres in Astana will be financed by sponsors. He noted that during EXPO-2017, a world theatre La Scala performed in Astana by the expenses of the Italian oil company Eni.