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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016


Rocking to Reggae

For a sample of alternative Russian music, go see Vezhlivy Otkaz perform Friday at the Bedniye Lyudi Club. The musicians will play the latest of their jazz-rock with ska and reggae elements at 10:30 p.m. at 6/11 Chernigovsky Pereulok. Cover is 50 rubles ($3.75 at Friday's Central Bank ruble rate). Tel. 951-3342. Nearest metro: Novokuznetskaya.

Patriotic Ventures

The American House of Cinema is now showing "The Patriot," Dean Semler's 1998 movie about a doctor, played by Steven Seagal, whose past history with the chemical weapons division of the CIA comes into play when the rural town he lives in is infected with a deadly toxin. The film shows in English at 7 p.m. through Monday. Russian translation via headphones is available through Sunday. The cinema is located at the Radisson-Slavjanskaja hotel at 2 Berezhkovskaya Naberezhnaya. Tickets cost 80 rubles ($6.20). Tel. 941-8747. Nearest metro: Kievskaya.

Proven Guilty

On Sunday, see one of Moscow's most popular shows, Guilty Without Guilt at the Vakhtangov Theater. Pyotr Fomenko's intimate version of Ostrovsky's play about a woman spurned in love who returns home a famous actress many years later, the play shows at 7 p.m. in the Small Hall of the theater, located at 26 Ulitsa Arbat. Tickets cost 10 to 50 rubles (75 cents to $3.90). Tel. 241-1679. Nearest metro: Arbatskaya.