Folk Dance Festival
Dancing in the open air. The III International Folk Dance Festival dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the capital was held in Astana. The event united professional teams with a unique style and performing techniques, including, guests from Turkey, the Altai Territory, Bashkortostan, Macedonia as well as local dancers. According to organizers, the number of the festival participants is growing every year.
SKELKIM BAIRAMI, PARTICIPANT FROM MACEDONIA:
- Although I am from Macedonia, I will present the Albanian national dance. I’m taking part in this festival in Astana for the first time. I cannot hide my admiration when I see Kazakh dancers on stage. I am convinced that viewers like this art.
NURBOL BALAPANOV, ORGANIZER:
- Last year, we had two teams from Kazakhstan and two from foreign countries. this year we have decided to present several teams at the festival and changed the rules of the event to organize the festival more effectively.