Aizhan Mukatova

Leading soloist

Graduated from Almaty Seleznev Choreographic School (class of I. Gulyaeva) in 2003

2006 - Bachelor of Karaganda University "Bolashak", specializing in culturology.

2007 - internship at the La Scala Theater (Milan, Italy).

2003-2010 - soloist of ballet at the National Opera and Ballet Theater named after K. Bayseitova.

The repertoire included leading parts in productions:

Swan Lake (Odette-Odile, pas de trois), Nutcracker (Masha), Giselle, La Bayadère (a trio of shadows), Don Quixote (Lady of Dryad, Gypsy dance, Mercedes), Bakhchsarai Fountain, Coppelia, Corsair (a trio of odalasks, pas-de-deux), Carnival Chiarina), Chopiniana (Prelude), The dying swan.

From 2010 to 2016, she worked at Boris Eifman Academic Theater (St. Petersburg, Russia). The repertoire included performances in B. Eifman's productions, including Anna Karenina, Red Giselle, Don Quixote, Russian Hamlet, Rodin, Seagull, Beyond Sin, Requiem, Tchaikovsky PROetCONTRA and others.

In the troupe of "Astana Ballet" Theater - since 2017.

Repertoire:

Touch of illusion (Natalia Satina-despair), Gaia, Diversity - choreography by Ricardo Amarante;
Carmen (Carmen in red), Salome (Salome) - choreography by Mukaram Avakhri;
Serenade - choreography by George Balanchine;
In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated - choreography by William Forsythe;
Cleopatra (Arsinoe) - choreography by Nikolay Markelov;
Contrasts - choreography by Ruben Terranova;
Love’s Lost Idols - choreographer Nicolo Fonte.

Repertoire also has choreographic miniatures:

Eclipse, Illumination - choreography by MukaramAvakhri.

Awards:

Laureate of the International Festival of Youth "Shabyt" (Astana, 2006, 2 prize