BALAKIREV THE JOKER
The plot of this tragicomedy is based on real events, depicting Peter the Great, Ekaterina and Menshikov. Courtier buffoon Ivan Balakirev, a servant to Peter the Great and Ekaterina, by will of God has been drawn into complicated relations within the emperor’s family… The epoch of Peter the Great was not only known for his great historical reforms in Russia, but was also famous for the tricks played by buffoons, plotted out and encouraged by the tsar.
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