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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016


A Plan to Kill a Husband

On Wednesday the American House of Cinema is showing "Susan's Plan," John Landis' 1999 comedy starring Nastassia Kinski and Billy Zane. Susan (Kinski) and her boyfriend (Zane) make several attempts to get Susan's husband killed. The film is shown in English with Russian translation through headphones at 9 p.m. at the Radisson Slavjanskaya Hotel, 2 Berezhkovskaya Naberezhnaya. Tickets cost from 150 rubles to 200 rubles ($6.10 to $8.15), half-price for students and pensioners. Tel. 941-8747. Nearest metro: Kievskaya.

The Price Is Right

See "Zhertva Veka," or Victim of the Century, an energetic, showy staging of Ostrovsky's comedy "The Last Victim," about a group of people who are willing to sell anything for the right price. Starring Natalya Gundareva and Alexander Lazarev, the play begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Mayakovsky Theater, 19 Bolshaya Nikitskaya. Tickets are 150 rubles ($6.15). Tel. 290-4658. Nearest metro: Arbatskaya.

Taganka Jazz Night

For some good jazz, head to Le Club on Wednesday night to hear Sunny Sumter, an American jazz vocalist, perform with Igor Butman, one of Moscow's best saxophonists, and others. The concert starts at 9:30 p.m. at the Taganka Theater New Stage at 76/21 Zemlyanoi Val. No cover. Tel. 915-1042. Nearest metro: Taganskaya.