Adolphe Adam’s Le Corsaire, as choreographed by Marius Petipa, is one of the most demanding ballets in the world. This dynamic performance will be staged by the People’s Artist of Russia and artistic director of the Astana Opera ballet troupe, Altynai Asylmuratova. It is dedicated not only to the city’s 20th anniversary but also to the 200th anniversary of the great choreographer Marius Petipa. The set was created by the outstanding Italian set designer and art director, Ezio Frigerio, the costumes by Oscar winner Franca Squarciapino and the director and conductor is Arman Urazgaliyev.
When and where: 25 and 26 May, Astana Opera, 1 Kunayev Street, Astana. For details visit astanaopera.kz.