The State Opera and Dance Theatre is preparing to perform “Khuhuu Namjil” an opera by L.Murdorj. This opera is popular, as is the legend of Khuhuu Namjil. The opera was performed for the first time in 1961; an updated version was staged in 1998. The story is based on the history of Mongolia’s national instrument, the horse-head fiddle. The composer was People’s Artist l.Murdorj; choreaography in the present production is by State Prize winners L.Vangan and Ch.Chimid. “Khuhuu Namjil” opera will be performed on 6th and 7th February at the State Opera and Dance Theatre at 17.00 pm.