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Astana, Kazakhstan • 29 May, 2023 | 16:39

6 Events to Attend in Astana and Almaty, May 27-28

Son Pascal concert, astronomy lectures, and American animated movies soundtrack concert

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The upcoming weekend promises to be filled with a grand variety of music, sure to delight every musical taste. From a bard's heartfelt rendition of beloved love songs to Son Pascal's nostalgic trip back to the 2010s in Astana, and masterful orchestrations of symphonic masterpieces from American animated movies in Almaty.

Check out this and more events in the list by QazMonitor below.



Astronomy School lectures to all things space

Every Sunday from May 28 to June 18, astronomers and avid space enthusiasts will delve into the captivating mysteries of the Universe, from the possibility of inhabitable planets among the distant stars to the enigmas of our own Solar System, hidden before our eyes.


May 28, 11:00 a.m.

June 4, 11:00 a.m.

June 11, 11:00 a.m.

June 18, 11:00 a.m.

Address: Second-floor food court at Abu Dhabi Plaza, Sarayshyq Street 7/7

Entrance: Free


'Kozimnin karasy' concert by Polina Tyrina

Hailing from Astana, Polina Tyrina skillfully blends jazz elements into her songwriting, infusing the local ambiance with cozy vibes. Inspired by the beloved love song, her program promises an enchanting experience with a medley of Kazakh folk songs performed on the dim-lit stage.

Date: May 28, 7:00 p.m.

Address: The Walls, Mangilik Yel Avenue 38

Entrance: ₸‎10,000-₸‎15,000


Son Pascal concert

In the 2010s, Son Pascal made his way into the hearts of the Kazakh people as one of the few artists at the time who sang in Kazakh. This Sunday, the Italian singer returns to Astana, bringing with him his new repertoire, like ‘Men Seni Suyemin’, as well as the tried and true classics, such as ‘Englishman in Shymkent’, among others.

Date: May 28, 8:00 p.m.

Address: Wyndham Garden Astana hotel, Khuseyn Ben Talal Street 25

Entrance: ₸8,000


'Urban Philosophy' exhibition by Karine Paronyanc

The search for a sectio aurea (the golden ratio) in the heap of architectural structures, led the Latvian artist Karine Paronyanc to the realm of conceptual art, where the city's hustle and bustle is encoded into a captivating mishmash of lines.

Date: until June 25

Address: Forte Kulanshi Art Space, Dostyq Street 8/1

Entrance: Free



'Where the Sun Rises' tour at the Botanical Garden

The garden's exhibits, themed around the flora of East Asia and the Russian Far East, offer a glimpse into the lush landscapes and gardening philosophy of distant lands. From the kiwifruit-bearing trees of China to the otherworldly appearance of Japanese angelica tree barks, these displays showcase the rich diversity and beauty of the region.

NOTE: tours will be conducted in Russian. Registration for the event through the contact provided on the garden’s official webpage is required.

Date: May 27, 11:00 a.m.

Address: Botanical Garden, Timiryazev Street 36D

Entrance: ₸3,000

DreamWorks; Disney
DreamWorks; Disney

'Don’t forget' animated movies soundtrack concert

The Korkem project weaves together a tapestry of vibrant nostalgia, transporting audiences back to cherished moments from 'The Lion King' and 'Shrek'. The upcoming performance will also delve into more contemporary experiences, exploring the depths of emotion found in recent Pixar masterpieces like 'Coco' and 'Soul'.

Date: May 27, 6:00 p.m.

Address: Almaty Theater, Al-Farabi Avenue 30

Entrance: ₸8,000-₸17,000

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