Kozhakova Saliha, Merited Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Born in v. Karasaz in Raiymbek District of Almaty region.
In 1958-1960 she studied in two-year drama school at Kazakh drama theatre named after M. Auezov. After the studio was admitted to the troupe. During her working in the theater hard-working, talented actress played 50 different roles from the national and world drama to comedies, dramas and tragedies.
The main roles:
From national dramaturgy: in the works of M.Auezov: Karlygash in "Kara kypshak Koblandy", Sholpan in the "Aiman-Sholpan", Akbala in the play "Karagoz", Magysh in the play "Abai", Morzhan in "Night peals", Zhansulu in the comedy of K.Shangytbaev and K .Baiseitov "Oh, these girls!" and "Oh, these guys!", Karakatyn in the performance "Blood and sweat" by A. Nurpeisov, Aibarsha in the "Maira" by A.Tazhibaev, Jamila in "Wolf Cub under a cap" by K. Mukhamedzhanov, Mother in "We are not angels", Raikhan in "Heirs" by D. isabekov, Zeinep in the "Little village" by D. Isabekov, The old woman in the play "The Seventh Chamber" by A.Suleymenov, Nurganym in drama "Is there a poison that I did not drink?" by I.Orazbaev, Halima in "Algeria Madonnas" by K.Yskak, Katsha in the play "Angel with a devilish face" by R.Mukanova and etc.
From the world of classical drama and from the dramaturgy of CIS: Dunyasha in "Marriage" by Gogol, Dorothea "In love, out of jealousy" by Lope de Vega, blind woman in the play "The Blind" by M. Maeterlinck, the wet nurse in "Farhad Shyryn" by N.Hikmet, Aliman in "Mother's field" by Chingiz Aitmatov, Lufti in the performance "Bunt of daughters' in - law", Rahima in "Husband" by S.Ahmad, Bibihan in the performance "Grandmothers going to married..." by F.Bulyakov, polite woman in drama "To live without causing pain to each other" by B. Zhakiev and others.
"My name is Khozha", "On Wings of Song", "Dolan", in four part film "Shokhan Valikhanov", "Five Brothers" (studio "Kazakhfilm"), as well as in the films of other studios.
For images created by her, S. Kozhakova winner of Prize of theater festivals, the owner of the badge "Labor Veteran", Merited Artist of Kazakhstan (1998), owner of the medal "20 years of Independence of Kazakhstan" (2011), Medal of "25 Years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan" (2016).