The history of Kazakh cinemas dates back to the beginning of the 20th century. Russian directors mainly created the films here. Moisey Levin created the first Kazakh film with sound in 1938. Influenced by the typical pattern of central Asian cinema, nowadays, Kazakh cinema has proved its significance in world cinema.
Arman 3D Cinema
Arman Cinema is a big two storey cinema with a dance floor and multiple bars. Well equipped with a Dolby Digital sound system.
Address: Dostyk Ave 104, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
Silk Way City
Situated in a Silk Way mall (a famous landmark of Almaty), this theatre houses four cinema halls.
Address: Tole Bi Street 65, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
Address: Abylai Khan Ave 62, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
Address: Mukagali Makataev Street 127/9, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
Kinopark 11 IMAX Esentai
Address: 77/8 Esentai Mall, Almaty 050040, Kazakhstan
Global Cinema Club
Address: Dostyk Ave 45, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
Address: Qabanbay Batyr Ave, Nur-Sultan 020000, Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan also has a solid theatrical culture. Some classic theatrical and opera creations of Kazakh have achieved great success in the world.
Abay Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater
Built-in 1941, it is one of the oldest and most celebrated theatres in the country. The building has a contemporary architecture style decorated with Kazakh traditional ornamental patterns.
Address: Kabanbay Batyr St 110, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
This theatre was named after the great writer M. Auezov. The venue organises national and international shows several times.
Address: Abay Ave 103, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
M. Lermontov State Academic Russian Drama Theater
Opened in 1933, the theatre has always offered some of the world best and classic Russian performances. It also hosts a museum that illustrates the history and the present of theatrical performances.
Address: Abay Ave 43, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
K. Kuanyshbaev Kazakh Musical and Drama Theatre
Situated in the capital city of Kazakhstan, the K.Kuanyshbaev Kazakh Theatre started on November 15 1991. Named after Kalibek Kuanyshbayev, the theatre hosts dramas on classical literature, subtle lyricism, and spiritual resources.
Address: 47a Omarov Street, Nur-Sultan 010000, Kazakhstan
Akmola Oblast Russian Drama Theatre
Founded by Y.Lakomov and Y.Kuklinsky. The theatre was opened on October 28 1977.
Address: Kokshetau, Kazakhstan