Past Events

Astana Opera to perform Guseppe Verdi’s ‘Aida’

February 2, 2020
  • Address: Astana Opera, 1 Kunayev Str. (corner of Turan Av.)
  • Phone: +7 7172 709 600; +7 7172 709 612
  • Time: 5 p.m.
The personal drama of the protagonists full of acute conflicts is unfolding against a background of monumental crowd scenes, triumphant marches and anthems.

Astana Opera to perform ‘Messiah’ Christmas Concert

December 25, 2019
  • Address: Astana Opera, 1 Kunayev Str. (corner of Turan Av.)
  • Phone: +7 7172 709 600; +7 7172 709 612
  • Time: 7 p.m.
Messiah is the most famous composition written by Handel. It remains quite popular among the classical music lovers.

Exhibition Your Cosmos

October 29, 2019 to November 21
  • Address: 13 Dostyk Street, Exhibition Complex Expo
  • Time: 10 am
Your Cosmos is an interesting project about space, which includes 21 interactive exhibits and virtual reality zones. Eeveryone will find something to their taste here.

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal to play charity match in Nur-Sultan

October 24, 2019
  • Address: Barys Arena
  • Time: 7 p.m.
Nur-Sultan's Barys Arena will host a tennis match between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal Oct. 24. Proceeds of ticket sales will go to charity.

2019 World Wrestling Championships in Nur-Sultan

September 14, 2019
  • Address: Barys Arena
  • Time: 11 a.m.
The 2019 World Wrestling Championships will be held in Nur-Sultan Sept. 14-22. 

Q-pop group Ninety One to perform in Nur-Sultan

August 9, 2019
  • Address: Congress Centre, Nur-Sultan 020000
  • Time: 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Qazaq-pop group Ninety One will perform in Nur-Sultan's Congress Centre Aug. 9. Group members A.Z., Alem, Ace, Zaq and Bala will give autographs at the 3 p.m. meeting with fans and sing their hits "Ayiptama," "Mooz" and "All I Need" at the 7 p.m. concert.

Eurasian Dance Festival to showcase international ballet in Nur-Sultan

June 4, 2019
  • Address: Astana Ballet, Uly Dala Avenue 9, Nur-Sultan 020000
  • Phone: 8 (7172) 62 12 00
  • Time: 6 p.m.
Dancers from Berlin, Kiev, Nur-Sultan, Prague, Tokyo and Saint Petersburg will treat audiences to international ballet programmes at the third Eurasian Dance Festival in the capital’s Astana Ballet June 4-16.

Astana Opera will present new version of Kazakh classic “Birjan – Sara” opera

May 10, 2019
  • Address: Astana Opera, 1 Kunayev Str. (corner of Turan Av.)
  • Phone: +7 7172 709 600; +7 7172 709 612
  • Time: 7 p.m.
Astana Opera will present the new version of Mukan Tulebayev’s  "Birjan – Sara" opera May 10.  The opera became the golden standard of its genre and a classic of Kazakh national art. The new reading of Kazakh classics challenges stereotypes the characters were framed in.

Astana Opera will stage Karagoz national ballet

April 24, 2019
  • Address: Astana Opera, 1 Kunayev Str. (corner of Turan Av.)
  • Phone: +7 7172 709 600; +7 7172 709 612
  • Time: 7 p.m.
"Karagoz" is Kazakh national ballet that illustrates the struggle of tradition, rationality versus one true love. The ballet has been praised by critics and ballet experts will be staged in Astana Opera.

Astana Opera will stage Turandot

March 16, 2019
  • Address: Astana Opera, 1 Kunayev Str. (corner of Turan Av.)
  • Phone: +7 7172 709 600; +7 7172 709 612
  • Time: 6 p.m.
A poem by the 12th century Persian classical poet Nizami, which lies at the heart of the libretto of the opera, was included in the 18th century European collections of Persian fairy tales, from where the Italian playwright Carlo Gozzi took it for his “fairy tale for the theatre”. Libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni.

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