The Capital Will Host the Opening of “Astana Ballet” Theater
On December 10-11, Astana will host the solemn opening of “Astana Ballet” theater, the construction of which was launched in May 2015. The total area of the facility is 15 467 m�, about 400 Kazakhstani builders and experts were involved in its construction.
“It is a magnificent modern complex equipped with large halls for rehearsals and performances, spacious, bright dressing rooms, a gym and other amenities”, – noted representatives of the theater.
“Astana Ballet” is located near the Kazakh National Academy of Choreography. The capacity of the audience hall has been designed for 783 seats, including 609 seats in parterre, 104 seats in the 2nd tier of the balcony, 70 seats in the 3rd tier of the balcony. As planned by the designers, the interior decoration of the hall has noble shades: golden-brown curtains, saffron upholstery of chairs, brown floor.
The area of the stage is 536 m�. The latest technologies of mobile lifting and down-moving mechanics have been used for the transformation of the stage. Performances with the most sophisticated set design will be staged in the theatre. The theater has two rehearsal halls, area of which corresponds to the area of the stage, providing comfortable environment in the process of new productions creation.
Source: Akimat of Astana