From century to century

Especially for the “Astana Ballet” Theatre, People’s Artist of Russia Altynai Asylmuratova staged the evening From Century to Century, into which she included the legacies of Anna Pavlova and Marius Petipa. The evening programme consists of two parts. The first part titled Great Legacy of Anna Pavlova is a series of choreographic miniatures from the repertoire of the great Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova. Russian dance, The Dargonfly, Rondino, California Poppy, The Night and The Swan are miniatures staged and performed for the first time ever by Pavlova herself. The second part features the scene Enlivened Garden from the ballet Le Corsaire, an inserted diver – tissement to the music of L. Delibes, staged by the renowned choreographer Marius Petipa.