Boys class by teacher-repetiteur Rustem Seitbekov. Shot on 1.12.2023 in Astana Opera. In the morning before the premiere of Swan Lake.
Rustem Seitbekov, teacher-repetiteur.
Born in Tashkent. In 2000, he graduated from the Almaty Choreographic School named after A.V. Seleznev and was invited to the K. Baisseitova National Opera and Ballet Theatre as a soloist.
From 1998 to 2000, he underwent training courses in the Ballet Company of the Abai State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre; in 2007, he completed an internship and advanced training at the Teatro alla Scala (Milan, Italy).
In 2008, he graduated with honours from the Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering with a degree in management.
Since 2013, he has been a leading soloist, and since 2014, he has been a teacher-repetiteur and a soloist of the State Opera and Ballet Theatre “Astana Opera”.
In 2014, he graduated from the Chelyabinsk State Pedagogical University with a major in folk creative arts, and was awarded the qualification of artistic director of a choreographic group, a teacher.
Photos by Jack Devant ballet photography © with kind permission of Astana Opera Ballet, special thanks to Assel Nakupova and Yekaterina Romanova