Theater

Mossoviet TheaterThe Kingdom of Father and Son (Tsarstvo Otsa i Syna): Yury Yeryomin's staging based on A.K. Tolstoy's historical chronicles. Mossoviet Theater. Friday, August 9th, at 7 p.m.

Theater Addresses

Thursday, August 8th

Don Juan. A Version: Andrei Shlyapin stages a fantasy about the notorious lover. Mossoviet Theater Stage Pod Kryshei. 7 p.m.

Encore! (Na Bis): a new circus show. Nikulin Circus Na Tsvetnom Bulvare. 7 p.m.

Jesus Christ Superstar: the Russian version of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical. Mossoviet Theater. 7 p.m.

Friday, August 9th

Around About Love (Okolo Lyubvy): a contemporary comedy by Alexander Korovkin. Theatrical Marathon Project production. Theatrium Na Serpukhovke. 7 p.m.

Encore! (Na Bis): a new circus show. Nikulin Circus Na Tsvetnom Bulvare. 7 p.m.

The Kingdom of Father and Son (Tsarstvo Otsa i Syna): Yury Yeryomin's staging based on A.K. Tolstoy's historical chronicles. Mossoviet Theater. 7 p.m.

Saturday, August 10th

A Fiancee for a Banker (Nevesta Dlya Bankira): a contemporary Russian comedy. VIP-Theater production. Commonwealth of Taganka Actors. 7 p.m.

Another's Wife (Chuzhaya Zhena): Nikolai Bendera directs and stars in this French romantic comedy. Co-stars Vladimir Dolinsky. Lyudmila Zhivitchenko Enterprise production. TsDL. 7 p.m.

Encore! (Na Bis): a new circus show. Nikulin Circus Na Tsvetnom Bulvare. 2:30 and7 p.m.

Love According to the Stanislavsky System  (Lyubov po Sisteme Stanislavskogo): a vaudeville directed by Mikhail Kozakov. Innovation Theater Center. TsDKZh. 7 p.m.

Noises Off (Shum za Stsenoi): Michael Frayn's comedy-within-a-comedy recounts the misadventures of a third-rate British theater troupe as they tour a sex farce titled "Nothing On" through the hinterlands. Mossoviet Theater. 7 p.m.

Sunday, August 11th

Encore! (Na Bis): a new circus show. Nikulin Circus Na Tsvetnom Bulvare. 7 p.m.

My Wife's Husband (Muzh Moyei Zheny): Alexander Ogaryov's staging of a comedy by contemporary Croatian writer Miro Gavran. Masquerade Company production. Commonwealth of Taganka Actors. 7 p.m.

The Inspector General (Revizor): Nina Chusova's staging of Gogol's play stars Gosha Kutsenko and Alexander Yatsko. Mossoviet Theater. 7 p.m.

Monday, August 12th

Encore! (Na Bis): a new circus show. Nikulin Circus Na Tsvetnom Bulvare. 7 p.m.

Family Happiness Formula (Retsept Semeinogo Schastya): a comedy based on Chekhov's stories. Theatrical Marathon Project production. TsDKZh. 7 p.m.

Jesus Christ Superstar: (See Thurs. listing.) Mossoviet Theater. 7 p.m.

Paper Marriage (Bumazhny Brak): Valery Garkalin, Yelena Yakovleva and Daniil Spivakovsky in Sergei Bodrov's comic drama directed by Alexander Ogaryov. Art-Partner XXI Agency production. Commonwealth of Taganka Actors. 7 p.m.

Tuesday, August 13th

Fallen Angels (Padshiye Angely): Tatyana Dogileva directs and plays the lead in Noel Coward's comedy. TsDKZh. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, August 14th

Encore! (Na Bis): a new circus show. Nikulin Circus Na Tsvetnom Bulvare. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Encore! (Na Bis): a new circus show. Nikulin Circus Na Tsvetnom Bulvare. Aug. 15 and 16, 7 p.m.

New Russians or One-Hour Men (Noviye Russkiye ili Muzhchiny na Chas): Viktor Merezhko's comedy directed by Andrei Krasko. Novoye Iskusstvo Theater Center production. Theater Kinoaktyora. Aug. 15, 7 p.m.

Pygmalion: George Bernard Shaw's classic play about the Cockney flower girl, whom the irascible Professor Henry Higgins "makes into a lady." Masquerade Company production. Commonwealth of Taganka Actors. Aug. 16, 7 p.m.

Big Zebra (Bolshaya Zebra): a French comedy starring Larisa Guseyeva and Garik Martirisyan. VIP Theater production. Commonwealth of Taganka Actors. Aug. 17, 7 p.m.

The Laughing Flower (Tsvetok Smeyushchiisya): Yefim Shifrin in Noel Coward's comedy "Present Laughter." Innovation Theater Center production. TsDKZh. Aug. 17, 7 p.m.

Bobsled for an Adult Man (Bobslei Dlya Vzroslogo Muzhchiny): Boris Smolkin and Nastya Samburskaya in a romantic comedy based on Eric Assous's play "Les Montagnes Russes." Novoye Iskusstvo Theater Center production. TsDKZh. Aug. 18, 7 p.m.

Dear Pamela (Dorogaya Pamela): John Patrick's comedy. Theatrical Marathon Project production. Theatrium Na Serpukhovke. Aug. 21, 7 p.m.

The Master and Margarita: Sergei Aldonin's stages a tragicomic fantasy based on Mikhail Bulgakov's satirical novel about Satan's visit to Moscow. Bulgakov Theater. Aug. 25, 7 p.m.

Love Potion (Privorotnoye Zelye): a romantic comedy set in 16th-century Italy. Masquerade Company production. Commonwealth of Taganka Actors. Aug. 28, 7 p.m.