The Golden Horde

Description

Besieged by worries, the Spirit of Khan Batyï wanders throughout his immense kingdom, dragging behind him an «arba» or wagon bearing the destiny of the rich and powerful Golden Horde. Tokhtamych, Khan of the Golden Horde appears, with his advisor the Vizir and Murza, the Khan’s invincible general. The Spirit of Khan Batyï urges them not to forget their duties in relation to the magnificent empire they govern. Beside them two children are playing. The little girl is Djanike, the Khan’s daughter. The little boy is called Nuradin; he is the son of general Murza. Both have been brought up together in the Khan’s court. Meanwhile another civil war is growing within the boundaries of the empire... The Spirit of Khan Batyï is devoured by fear: what future awaits his empire? Who will acceed to the power personified by the golden helmet of Khan Batyï? The ingenious and wily Vizir has long dreamt of taking control of the country. He is hatching evil projects...

Production Notes

  • Theatre Company
  • Tatar State Academic Opera - Kazan
  • Parental rating
  • Parental rating information not available.
  • Duration
  • 120 min
  • Original language
  • Russian
  • Year
  • 2014
  • In theaters
  • No
  • Category / Genre
  • Dance

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