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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

TAKE THE KIDS:




Films For Kids


As part of the Family Screen Program, the American House of Cinema is showing "Zeus and Roxanne," George Miller's film about a marine biologist, a musician, two kids, a dog and a dolphin. The film shows at noon Saturday and Sunday. Then at 2 p.m. is "It Takes Two," Andy Tennant's comedy about rambunctious twin girls. Both films are in English with Russian translation via headphones. The films follow kids' parties, which start an hour before and include prize drawings, music and clowns. Tickets cost 50 rubles ($2.15). The cinema is at the Radisson Slavjanskaja Hotel, 2 Berezhkovskaya Naberezhnaya. Tel. 941-8747. Nearest metro: Kievskaya.


Three Little Pigs


On Sunday, the Theater U Nikitskikh Vorot is performing "The Three Little Pigs," a classic story about pigs who fend off an evil, huffing and puffing wolf. The actors sing and dance for spectators while speaking directly to them. The show starts at noon at 23/9 Ulitsa Bolshaya Nikitskaya. Tickets cost 15 to 30 rubles (65 cents to $1.30). Tel. 202-8219. Nearest metro: Pushkinskaya.


Performers of the Sea


Dolphins aren't all you'll see at the Dolphin Theater, or Delphinari. Polar whales, sea lions and seals also show off their talents. Tickets for kids under 6 are free with a parent's ticket. Others pay 16 to 22 rubles (70 to 95 cents) on weekdays and 23 to 25 rubles ($1 to $1.10) on weekends. The shows are at noon, 4 and 6 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; at 4 and 6 p.m. Thursday; and at noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The theater is at 27 Ulitsa Mironovskaya, Dvorets Vodnogo Sporta. Tel. 369-7966. Nearest metro: Semyonovskaya.