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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Donizetti's Don

For a prime example of the Italian genre commedia dell'arte, check out "Don Pasquale," Gaetano Donizetti's comic opera about a young man's attempts to stop his foul-tempered uncle from taking his inheritance. The show begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Helikon Opera, 19 Bolshaya Nikitskaya Ulitsa. Ticket prices range from 20,000 rubles to 50,000 rubles ($3.50 to $8.70). Tel. 291-1323. For reservations 290-0371. Nearest metro: Pushkinskaya.