The princess Turandot lived in the fabulous world of ancient Beijing, which is where this outstanding opera by Giacomo Puccini begins. The Astana Opera will tell the story of the beautiful princess with the help of international stars from China and Russia. The performance will combine traditional sets with cutting-edge technology. When and where: 22 to 24 June, Astana Opera, 1 Kunayev Street, Astana. For details visit astanaoperakz.