the head of the troupe
Mukhtarkhan MANAP is an actor, Honored Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
He was born on March 15, 1943 in the village of Saryolen in the East Kazakhstan region. In 1968 he entered the Acting Department of the Higher School of Theater named after BV Shchukin at the Maly Theater of the USSR in Moscow, studied with Professor MN Gladkov and VK Smirnov.
In 1972 he finished his studies and in August of the same year, in the direction of the Ministry of Culture KazSSSR goes to Torgay region to open a music and drama theater. Until 1988 he works in the Kazakh musical and drama theater of Torgai region named after S.Kozhamkulov.
In 1988, at the direction of the Central Committee of the Party of Kazakhstan, he was sent to the Zhezkazgan region to open a Kazakh theater. Until November 1, 1990 he worked in the Kazakh musical and drama theater of the Zhezkazgan region.
December 7, 1990 at the invitation of the leaders of Pavlodar region takes part in the opening of the Kazakh musical and drama theater named after J.Aymautov of Pavlodar region, and remains there to work as an actor.
More than 100 main images put on the stage of the theater are known not only in Kazakhstan, but also in the CIS countries.
Kotybar batyr in «Ayman-Sholpan» M.Auezov, Koblandy batyr in «Kara Kypshak Koblandy», Nysan Abyz in «Enlik-Kebek», Narsh in «Karakoz», Karabay in «Goats Korpesh-Beauty Bayan» G.Musrepov, Paluin in the «Akan Seri-Aktokty», Abylai Khan in the «Abylay khan`s road» M.Beiserkenovich, Eset batyr in the «Ken Handa», Kazybek bi in the «Malaysary Tarkhan», Zh.Artykbaev, etc. Dear citizen of the city of Arkalyk.
1975 was awarded with the Certificate of Honor of the Supreme Council of the Kazakh SSR.
In 1976 his name was entered in the Gold Book of Honor of the Kazakh SSR.
1978 was awarded the honorary title of Honored Artist of the Kazakh SSR.
2005 with the medal «10 years of the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan»;
2008 with the medal «10 years of Astana»;
2010 medal «For Services to the Region»;
2011 with the medal «20 years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan»;
2012 with the medal «75 years of Pavlodar region»;
2012 the оrder of «Respect».
Since 2014 he has been working as the head of the troupe of the theater «Zhastar» in the city of Astana.
Roles in the «theater Zhastar»:
A.Kekilbayev «Hoping for the best» /folk heroic dramatic poem/ – Dauletbai (The director is – Nurkanat Zhakypbay, Honored Artist of Kazakhstan).