Evelina Godunova (Berlin State Ballet, Germany) as Kitri and Bakhtiyar Adamzhan (Astana Opera, Kazakhstan) as Basilio in Don Quixote pas de deux, music Ludwig Minkus, choreography by Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky. Shot 16.6.2019 in frames of Eurasian Dance Festival 2019, Astana Ballet Theatre, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Evelina Godunova is currently a Soloist with Staatsballett Berlin (Berlin State Ballet). She is trained at Riga Choreographic School (starting at age 11, pedagogue Rita Harlapa). She joined Latvian National Opera and Ballet Theatre in 2010, and I stayed there for 5 seasons. In 2015, Eveline left Riga and moved to Seoul to join the Universal Ballet there under General Director Julia Moon. Evelina is Moscow Ballet Competition 2017 Gold Medalist. Evelina joined Berlin Staatsballett in 2018 as a Soloist.
Bakhtiyar Adamzhan is currently a Principal with Astana Opera Ballet. He was born in Saryozek, Almaty Region, Kazakhstan. He graduated from the A.V. Seleznev College of Choreography (2003- 2011). From 2011 to 2013, he was a soloist of the Abai State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. From 2013 to 2015, he was a soloist and since 2015, he has been a principal dancer of the State Opera and Ballet Theatre “Astana Opera”.
Shot 16.6.2019 in frames of Eurasian Dance Festival 2019, Astana Ballet Theatre, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.