49/68 Kunayev Street (corner of Zhibek Zholy Street), Almaty
+7 (727) 273 52 82
+7 776 628 26 25
АRТiSHOCK was founded in 2001 as the first independent professional theater company in Kazakhstan.
Over the years of its operation, the critics have recognized АRТiSHOCK the most extravagant and shocking theater team in Kazakhstan. The theater is a regular participant of international festivals.
The theater initiated projects that became remarkable cultural events of Kazakhstan. The best known are Theater Improvisations, Theater Searching for a Writer (a festival of the contemporary Kazakh drama), АRТiSHOCK international annual festival.
The key creative concepts of the theater are theater art theatricalization and life theatricalization. As a part of the concept, the theater makes its products for fixed stages and works as a street theater.
Theater improvisation is the main method of creating АRТiSHOCK plays.