Marina Kadyrkulova and Ilya Manaenkov (Astana Ballet, Kazakhstan) in Love Fear Loss, music by Edith Piaf, Charles Dumont and Jacques Brel, choreography by Ricardo Amarante. Shot 16.6.2019 in frames of Eurasian Dance Festival 2019, Astana Ballet Theatre, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Marina Kadyrkulova is a Soloist with the Astana Ballet, Kazakhstan. In 2006, she graduated from Bishkek Choreographic School named after Ch. Bazarbayev (Bazarbaeva N.S. teacher’s class). From 2004 to 2017, she performed in the ballet troupes of the Kyrgyz National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after A.Maldybayev (Bishkek), the Theater of Opera and Ballet named after K. Baiseitova (Astana), Kiel Opera House (Kiel, Germany). In the troupe of “Astana Ballet” Theater – since 2017.
Ilya Manaenkov is a Leading Soloist with Astana Ballet. He graduated from the Art School “Thelma Elin” (Tel-Aviv, Israel). From 2008 to 2013, he worked in the Ballet Company of Israel. 2013-2016 – a ballet dancer in the Royal Ballet of Flanders. In the troupe of “Astana Ballet” Theater -since 2016.
Photos by Jack Devant Ballet Photography with kind permission of the Eurasian Dance Festival, special thanks to Janibek Kaiyr.