The ballet “Genesis” is staged to the classical version of the Symphonic Poem by composer Baruch Berliner and producer Nachum Slutzker, and is accompanied by a symphony orchestra, a narrator and 3D video art, which helps the audience to immerse themselves in the action on stage, adds volume to it and enlivens the space around the dancers.

The ballet, like the Symphonic Poem, tells about the stages of divine providence and the formation of the world order, reflecting the central events of the first chapters of the book Genesis:

The embodiment of the idea of the work in dance makes it possible to present the Symphonic Poem to a sophisticated audience, connoisseurs of the high art of choreography and to see the well-known biblical story told in the body language.

The premiere of the ballet took place on December 4, 2022 at the Kyrgyz National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after A. Maldybaev.

The ballet was warmly received by the audienceandwas included in the repertoire of the theaterby decision of the Art Commission of the Ministry of Culture of the Kyrgyz Republic.

A team with people from different countries worked on the production of the ballet:

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