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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016


Roll the Dice

"Snake Eyes," Brian De Palma's latest thriller, now playing at the American House of Cinema, stars Nicolas Cage as an Atlantic City cop who gets involved in a government conspiracy. The film shows in English with Russian translation via headphones at 6:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and at 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday at the Radisson Slavjanskaja Hotel, 2 Berezhkovskaya Naberezhnaya. Tickets cost 150 rubles ($7.50). Half price for students through Thursdays. Tel. 941-8747. Nearest metro: Kievskaya.

Goodbye to All That

"We Begin a New Life, or the Oginsky Polonaise," directed by Leonid Heifets, is Nikolai Kolyada's new play about a former high-ranking Soviet official's daughter who returns from America to say her final farewells to Moscow. The play is being performed Wednesday at the Stanislavsky Drama Theater. Curtain time is 7 p.m. at 23 Tverskaya Ulitsa. Tickets cost 10 to 40 rubles (50 cents to $2). Tel. 299-7224. Nearest metro: Tverskaya.

Celtic Sing-Along

Si Mhor, or Hill Dwellers, one of Russia's leading Celtic bands, is slated to perform jigs and a variety of songs in Gaelic, Breton and English at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Bedniye Lyudi club, 6/11 Chernigovsky Pereulok. Admission is 50 rubles ($2.50). Tel. 951-3342. Nearest metro: Novokuznetskaya.