Madina Basbaeva and Arman Urazov in the Spring Waters, music by Sergei Rachmaninoff, choreography by Asaf Messerer. Eurasian Dance Festival 2017 Gala, Shot on 29.6.2017 in Astana Opera House.
Madina Basbaeva (Kaz. Мадина Басбаева) is Leading Soloist with Astana Opera Ballet. Madina was born in Almaty. In 2003 she graduated from A.V. Seleznev College of Choreography. From 2003 to 2013 she worked as a leading soloist of K. Baiseitova National Theatre of Opera and Ballet. Since 2013 she is a leading soloist of Astana Opera. Her teacher-repetiteur is Galiya Buribayeva. Madina Basbayeva is a guest soloist of Opera National de Bordeaux.
Arman Urazov (Kz. Арман Оразов, Rus. Арман Уразов) is a Soloist with Astana Opera ballet. He was born in Pavlodar. In 2010 he graduated from A.V. Seleznev College of Choreography (class of G. Ashimova and S. Kosmanov). From 2011 to 2013 he worked for K. Baiseitova National Theatre of Opera and Ballet. Since 2013 he is a leading soloist of Astana Opera.
Photos by Jack Devant Ballet Photography with kind permission of the Eurasian Dance Festival and Astana Opera, special thanks to Vasily Medvedev, Stanislav Feco and Janibek Kaiyr.