In 1967, on August 1, Ayukhanov Bulat Gazizovich founded the first in the history of culture and art, not only in Kazakhstan, but also in the Soviet Union, the ensemble of choreographic miniatures «Young Ballet of Alma-Ata», becoming its permanent director, teacher, performer and concertmaster, which he directs to this day. In 2003, Ayukhanov’s troupe […]

State Republican Academic Korean Musical Comedy Theater

The State Republican Academic Korean Musical Comedy Theatre has a rich history. Originally it was the Far Eastern Regional Korean Theatre, founded in 1932 in Vladivostok. In those years, Korea was occupied by imperial Japan, and all manifestations of the national culture of Koreans were banned on its territory. Therefore, our theatre is not only […]

The State Republican Academic Uighur Musical Comedy Theatre named after K. Kuzhamyarov

The Uighur theatre, which began its journey with amateur art circles from the «blue diapers», has achieved high professionalism and is keeping pace with the large army of theaters of our Republic. In 2005, on the eve of its 70th anniversary, the theatку was honored with the naming of the outstanding composer – People’s Artist […]

Alatau Theatre of Traditional Art

The cinema and concert complex in the southern capital of Kazakhstan, Almaty, is the first major cultural object in the Alatau district of the city. Construction of the concert complex began in 2014 in preparation for the 28th Winter Universiade near the Universiade Village and Almaty Arena. The multifunctional Theatre building is the first newly […]

Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory

For more than seven decades, the Kazakh National Conservatory named after Kurmangazy trains professional musicians. In comparison with conservatories in Europe and Russia, the age is insignificant, but in terms of event saturation and dynamics of development, its history has concentrated an entire epoch. It reflected not only the formation of the first creative university, […]

Kazakh State Philharmonic named after Zhambyl

Almaty Creative Association, established on January 14, 1935. Since 1938, it has been named after the famous Kazakh akyn Zhambyl Zhabayev. «The Kazakh State Philharmonic named after Zhambyl has been the cultural center of Almaty and the Republic of Kazakhstan for many years. This is confirmed by the constant interest of residents and guests of […]

The Republic Palace

The Palace of the Republic is one of the main and largest concert halls in Kazakhstan. It is a significant landmark of Almaty. The palace was built in 1970. The construction project has become original in its architectural and artistic design. The spacious hall of the building was used for various events of urban and […]

Republican German Drama Theatre

The first German theatre group in the USSR was created on February 6, 1975. The official opening date of the Republican German Drama Theatre is December 26, 1980. On this day, took place the first Premiere. It was the play «The First» based on the play by the Russian German writer Alexander Raimgen. The Republican […]

Almaty Theater “Zhas Sakhna”

Theater «Zhas Sakhna» («The Young Stage») was created by Baiten Valikhanovich Omarov – Honored Artist of the Kazakh SSR, People’s Artist of the Kazakh SSR, Kazakh theatre director, actor of Soviet and Kazakh cinema, public figure and teacher. «One of the main tasks of the theatre is to call people to humanity, kindness. But you […]


The ARTISHOK Theatre is the first independent theatre company in Kazakhstan, founded in 2001 in Almaty. ARTISHOK maintains and strengthens ties with leading theatres and festivals in Russia and Europe, with professional forums and international theatre organisations. The leading non-state theatre of the country, which independently initiates and implements various projects in the field of […]

Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Abay

The State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Abay was founded in 1934 on the basis of the city music studio. Its first composer was Evgeny Brusilovsky, the founder of the National opera of Kazakhstan. The status of the academic theatre was received in 1941, and in honor of Abay it was named in […]

Almaty Theatre

Almaty Theatre is surrounded by a park space of 8,400 m2. The author’s landscape design, shady alleys and illuminated fountains are an ideal place for relaxation, walks and photo shoots. The area of the new theater is almost 14 thousand squares. The auditorium is decorated with wooden panels with emerald velvet armchairs and seats 700 […]