P.I. Tchaikovskiy "NUTCRACKER"

23/12 - 19:00

*when you will visit the theater, it is necessary to observe the mask regime and social distance


*kindly ask you to take seats in the auditorium according to the purchased tickets


Dear viewers!

Abay KNATOB is a member of the pilot project "Ashyq" on the safe of main activities,

within the framework of which special rules for visiting the theater have been developed, which visitors have to know with before visiting the performances.


23 | 12 | 2021



Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

libretto and choreography by V. Vainonen, Honored Artist of Russia

based on the fairy tale by E. Hoffman, as amended by the People's Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan G. Tutkibaeva


ballet in 2 acts

Age category: 5+




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Characters and Actors:

Clara - Zhanel Tukeeva

Nutcracker - Prince - Rustem Imangaliev

Drosselmeier - Dauren Zhenis

Franz - Akyl Juas

Columbine - Gulbarshyn Kasabolat

Harlequin - Diaz Kubashev

Arap - Arnur Tusupbekov

The Mouse King - Amir Zheksenbek

Chocolate (Spanish dance) - Nargiz Mirseidova, Nursultan Alpamysuly

Coffee (oriental dance) - Aruzhan Baratova, Eldar Abilov

Tea (Chinese dance) - Arisa Hashimoto, Kaskirbai Eskali

Russian dance "Trepak" - Aisholpan Zhaksylykova, Aruzhan Kasymkhanova, Arnur Tusupbekov

Dance of the Shepherds - Riza Taganova, Bogdan Verbovoy


*The theater has the right to make changes in the cast of the performers


Conductor - Yerbolat Akhmedyarov, Honored Figure of the Republic of Kazakhstan


Symphony orchestra, chorus and ballet of the Abay Kazakh National Opera and Ballet Theater 


Production team:

Artistic director of the ballet troupe - Gulzhan Tutkibaeva, People's Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Production designer - Vyacheslav Okunev, People's Artist of the Russian Federation, laureate of State Prizes (St. Petersburg)

Chief Choirmaster - Aliya Temirbekova