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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016


Oh Goody, More Footy

Wednesday's Moscow Spartak-Bordeaux soccer match kicks off the first stage of the Champions League playoffs. The game starts at 8 p.m.

Tickets cost 30 to 150 rubles, although heartfelt negotiations with your friendly local ticket tout will no doubt be in order. Luzhniki Stadium, 24 Luzhnetskaya Naberezhnaya. Metro: Sportivnaya. Tel. 201-1785, 201-1632.

To Life

The Lehaim Musical Theater is presenting the premier of a show entitled "Lehaim." This four-part production presents the various stages of life - childhood, youth, maturity and old age - through music and modern choreography. The show starts at 7 p.m. and also plays Oct. 27, 30 and 31. Tickets are 70 and 100 rubles. The theater is located at 12 Taganskaya Ploshchad. Metro: Taganskaya. Tel. 912-5698, 912-5651.

Keanu Kino

"The Matrix," the ultimate cinematic, special effects extravaganza unencumbered with obvious human talent (but then, that's what they said about "Terminator II" and "The Phantom Menace"), has morphed onto Moscow screens. Two words say it all: Keanu Reeves. Playing Wednesday at 7 and 9:30 p.m. at the American House of Cinema, at the Radisson Slavjanskaya Hotel, 2 Berezhkovskaya Naberezhnaya. Tickets are 200 and 250 rubles. Metro: Kievskaya. Tel. 941-8747.