On September 20, the AstanaBallet performed on the stage of Parisian Palais des Congrès. Choreographic group received many compliments from the delighted public, charmed by the plasticity and flexibility of the dancers, who performed within the framework of the Seasons of Kazakhstan in France.
«I liked this beautiful and poetic ballet! The dancers are excellent and their technique is superb,"- shared her impressions M. de Liechtenstein, the Princess of the Principality of Liechtenstein .
"In recent years, Kazakhstan is active on the world’s stage due to its active diplomacy and initiatives, aimed at strengthening the security, stability and development in the regional and global scales. Richest culture of your country has a very special place in our hearts. Thank you for such a beautiful present!"- said Albert Fischler, Professor Emeritus of France, Commander of the Order of Academic Palms, laureate of the Peace and Spiritual Harmony Award of the Republic of Kazakhstan .
By the way, the list of invited public was impressive too. Among the guests, there were the members of Parliament, representatives of the Elysee Palace, Government, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development, other central and regional government agencies, business, culture and science, as well as representatives of foreign diplomatic corps and international organizations accredited in Paris.
The public watched the best performances of the Oriental Rhapsody concert program, as well as the one-act ballet Alem, which is based on modern choreography elements. Nikita Dmitrievsky’s skills of the choreographer, producer, and art director are combined with undoubted talents of each artist of the choreographic group, making a strong impression for the delighted guests. After the performance, they could talk to the creative team and they stayed for a long time, exchanging the ideas on what they saw.
AstanaBallet leaves the conquered Paris for Vienna and later it will go to Moscow within the frameworks of the European Tour, while the Parisians will wait for more cultural events, dedicated to the Kazakhstan’s Season in France, which will last until the end of 2014.