“GALIABANU” is the historically first Tatar musical drama play
3rd of October there is premiere to be shown on a big stage of Kamal theatre: “Galiabanu” by Mirkhaydar Fayzi. The play is milestone of musical drama in Tatar theatre.
“Galiabanu” was premiered by “Sayar” troupe in Kazan, 7th of April, 1918. With “Galiabanu” new genre for Tatar theatre – Musical drama was born. Young author had shown here not only as playwright, but as composer: he wrote music and songs for concrete scenes.
Success of “Galiabanu” opened the road for other musical drama plays to Tatar stage. Each season tens of them came to scene. Theatre’s musical director Salikh Saydashev wrote music for many of them.
Salikh Saydashev’s compositions were used in each directions of “Galiabanu” on Kamal stage. 10th, anniversary direction is not an exception. Theatre’s music director Fuat Abubakir is responsible for musical background of the performance.
Musical drama genre’s law demands not only acting technique but also good vocal and musical ears. Vocal classes was given by famous singer, pedagogue, Kamal theatre actress Aygul Khayri.
“Galiabanu” will be premiered at 3rd, 4th, 13th, 21st of October, 2015, on Big Stage of G.Kamal Tatar national Academic theatre.