An actress backstage at Tashkent’s Ilkhom Theatre. Photo: Matilde Gattoni

Once a Silk Road outpost, a new Uzbekistan takes shape

  • After decades of Soviet rule followed by a 25-year dictatorship, the Central Asian nation is slowly breaking free from the shackles of the past
  • Nowhere is it more apparent than in its capital, Tashkent
Topic |   Asia travel

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An actress backstage at Tashkent’s Ilkhom Theatre. Photo: Matilde Gattoni
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