Khorezm State Puppets Theatre in Khiva

Not far from the historical heart of Khiva – the medieval city behind the massive fortress wall – Ichan-Kala is located the puppet theater, where on any day of the week you can see colorful folklore performances, fascinating national Khorezm dances, various puppet shows.

Khorezm State Puppet Theater was established in 1993 in Khiva. Many performances and performances that “animate” the dolls, such as “Golden Watermelon”, “The Tale of Shokhsan”, “African Song”, “Golden Fish”, “Tuthihon Show”, “New Year Fairy Tale” and others, became beloved not only among local, but also foreign viewers.

In the repertoire of the Khorezm State Puppet Theater a special place is occupied by the puppet-folklore performance “Khorazm Lasgishi” (“Khorezm Dance of Lazgi”).