The poetry evening "Serenade in the Park" was held on July 3, 2023 in the park "Yntymak 2

July 4, 2023, 15:13

The poetry evening "Serenade in the Park" was held on July 3, 2023 in the park "Yntymak 2".

At the evening the works of the following poets were presented:

Zhyldyzbek Tursunbaev - a member of the National Union of Writers of the Kyrgyz Republic, a graduate of the International Festival "Shabyt", and a multiple winner of the TV contest on rhetoric. He is also the author of poetry collections "Dil Chabyt" and "Zharaluu sezimder". Cholpon Orozalieva - a member of the creative academy "Nurborbor" and the author of the prose poem "Farewell" and the collection of poems "Muse in the Park". She won the first prize in the competition "Jash Kalem" organized by the Republican Youth Center "Manas", as well as the first prize in the nomination "My Mother" in the poetry competition of the National Commission on State Language, and the second place in the "Talent Contest" of the Kyrgyz Radio.

Sadyrbek Turdubek - laureate of the Egemberdi Ermatov Literary Prize, winner of the Republican Talent Contest, holder of the Certificate of Honor of the Ministry of Culture, member of the Kyrgyz National Union of Writers and the Kyrgyz National Theater "Manas".

The poetry evening began with the retelling of the epic "Manas" by Jyldyzbek Tursunbaev and Sadyrbek Turdubek, accompanied by the poets' performances. Pop singers Omar, Nurlan Nasip, Bayysh Momunov, Totomidin & Surma and Ainura Salakhidinova also performed melodious songs written by the authors.

The "Poetry Evenings" are aimed to support famous and young poets of Kyrgyzstan, as well as to promote cultural and cognitive recreation of citizens and guests of the capital.

On the personal initiative of the former President of the Kyrgyz Republic Roza Otunbaeva, since 2016 the Foundation has organized 42 poetry evenings with the participation of more than 100 poets. This year, the initiative was organized in a new format and for the second time was held in the open air.

Gifts from Asylmed Clinic were raffled among the participants of the event.