The Firebird by Christine Foster
Vasilissa, a young noblewoman, boldly dresses as a knight to rescue her husband, Stavr, and is then tricked into keeping up the disguise on a quest to find the legendary Firebird. The Immortal Sorcerer Kostchi is also hunting the Firebird, forcing them to struggle against Fate and Sorrow and risk their own lives to save this spirit of Fire and Light.
Keywords: family, folktale, Russian, adventure
Year Printed: 2003
First Produced: First produced in 2002 by Cliffhanger Productions, Toronto, ON.
Running TIme: 75 minutes
Male Cast: 4
Female Cast: 3