To qualify artists for the future of the Kazakh circus began in 1967 in the Republican studio variety- circensian arts.
In July 1970, the first performance of the Kazakh National Circus took place in the Saratov’s Circus. The premiere creators of the program were the creative team of directors, teachers and choreographers, led by People's Artist of Kazakhstan G. Galieva and Honored Artist of the RSFSR G.V. Perkun.
In 1972 year the building of Alma-Ata circus was constructed. The project authors: architects V.Z. Katsev, I.V. Slonov, engineers S.B. Matveev, M. Plakhotnikov; artists G. Zavizionniy, I. Nimetz. It is a model of civic society architecture. Rotunda is crowned by a hyperbolic dome. Amphitheater surrounded by 2160 seats 2 tiered lobby, where there are cupboards, wardrobe. In the administration pavilion there are artistic dressing room, the training arena, dining room and animal house. There are two courtyards for walking the animals.
In 2010 it was 40 years old, as in the Kazakh arena hosted the first domestic representation. Original card Kazakh State Circus today called horse number under Zhaydarbek Kunguzhinov’s. Dashing riders jump right out of the saddle at full gallop, dive under galloping horse on the Manege and again find themselves in the saddle. Gymnasts Dosbatyrovs, equilibrist EKI Konurbaeva, riders Kunguzhinovs are winners of many competitions and festivals of the circus. Gymnast Darkhan Kambyshev setting a world record by taking part in less than a year in the International Circus Festivals in Paris, Grenoble and Moscow where he won major awards. Artists Aliyevs with the attraction of air flight "White birds” have won" Grand Prix "in France (Paris).
Children under 4 years of age accompanied by parents - free entry, without the provision of places.
Ticket price: from 1000 to 4000 tg.
Official site http://www.circus.com.kz/
Address: Abay number 50
Phone: +7 (727) 394-49-03, +7 (727) 394-49-11
You can get by buses 19, 25, 34, 35, 44, 55, 65, 66, 92, 98, 112, 118, 120, 121, 121A, 128, 139.