Astana Opera leading ballet soloist dies
Leading soloist of the Astana Opera ballet troupe, Tair Gatauov died on June 10. Before it the famous artist got in a car accident, Kazpravda.kz refers to the press service of the theater reporting.
As noted in the press service, Tair Gatauov was one of the founders of choreographic art in the capital. He had an extensive tour schedule, performed in France, Hungary, Italy and many other countries, was winner of many international competitions.
The Astana Opera audience will remember him as Siegfried from Swan Lake by P. Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker-Prince from the Nutcracker by P. Tchaikovsky, Solor from La Bayadere by L. Minkus, Basil from Don Quixote by L. Minkus and many other outstanding parts, the press release said.