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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016


Wolfgang Amadeus

On Wednesday the Cinema Center is showing "Amadeus" (1984), Milos Forman's stirring adaptation of the Peter Shaffer play about the intense rivalry between Antonio Salieri and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The film is dubbed in Russian and starts at 8:30 p.m. in the Cinema Center's Small Hall at 15 Druzhinnikovskaya Ulitsa. Tickets cost 25,000 rubles ($4.25). Tel. 205-7306. Nearest metro: Krasnopresnenskaya.

Bashmet in Concert

Yury Bashmet, the acclaimed Russian violist, is giving a concert Wednesday at the Conservatory's Great Hall. Accompanied by the Russian National Orchestra conducted by Andrei Chistyako, the program includes Sonata for Viola and Orchestra by Brahms, performed in Russia for the first time, as well as Bartok and Tchaikovsky. The concert starts at 7 p.m. at 13 Bolshaya Nikitskaya Ulitsa. Tickets cost 5,000 to 50,000 rubles (75 cents to $8.50). Tel. 229-0225. Nearest metro: Arbatskaya.

A Little bit of 'Crime'

Check out "K.I. from 'Crime,'" a staging by Kama Ginkas of the parts of Fyodor Dostoevsky's novel "Crime and Punishment" that feature the widow Katerina Ivanovna. The play begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Theater Yunogo Zritelya at 10 Mamonovsky Pereulok. Tickets cost up to 50,000 rubles ($8.50). Tel. 299-5360. Nearest metro: Pushkinskaya or Tverskaya.