On March 27-29, 2019 in Astana Ballet theater the V Republican competition of the Kazakh dance named after SHARA ZHIYENKULOVA will take place. The annual competition is organized for the purpose of identification of the talented dancers, ballet masters and teachers in the sphere of the Kazakh variety and national dance promoting public awareness of this directions of art in society, to drawing attention and interest from the younger generation in the Kazakh dance, to studying of national traditions and customs.
Over 150 participants from different regions of Kazakhstan participate in the V anniversary competition. This year a competition is held among professional staff, ensembles of choreographic faculties and departments of the leading higher educational institutions.
The competitive program will allow to study the repertoire of regional ensembles, new search of choreographers, to reveal bright performers, to exchange creative achievements, professional experience and knowledge in the field of the Kazakh dance.
Within the V Republican competition of the Kazakh dance named after SHARA ZHIYENKULOVA will be presented:
– an exhibition of scenic suits from a personal collection of the honored actress of the Kazakh SSR, professor Toygan Izim;
– photo exhibition of the Kazakh national academy of choreography;
– opening day of pictures of the Kazakhstan artist Anar Aubakir;
– master classes of the leading teachers of the Kazakh dance;
– documentary “Kazakh Dance”;
– presentation of laboratory of the Kazakh dance of the Kazakh national academy of choreography;
– competitive program;
– gala concert of winners of a competition.
For the first time the competition named after SHARA ZHIYENKULOVA took place in 1992 on the basis of the Almaty choreographic school of A.V. Seleznyov, II and III competitions were held by the West Kazakhstan state university of M. Utemisov in the city of Uralsk (2001, 2006), and in 2012, the competition was devoted to the 100 anniversary Zhiyenkulova’s Spheres and organized by the Kazakh national university of arts.
A founder and the organizer of the V Republican competition of the Kazakh dance named after SHARA ZHIYENKULOVA is the Kazakh national academy of choreography.
The program of the gala concert