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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

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Life in a Sitcom


On Tuesday, the American House of Cinema is showing "Pleasantville," Gary Ross' 1998 remake of the 1976 comedy about a teenage brother and sister who are transported back to a 1950s black and white television show called "Pleasantville." The film shows in English with Russian translation through headphones at 7 p.m. at the Radisson Slavjanskaya Hotel, 2 Berezhkovskaya Naberezhnaya. Tickets are 150 to 200 rubles ($6.10 to $8.15), half price for students and pensioners. Tel. 941-8747. Nearest metro: Kievskaya.


New Take on Ibsen


"A Doll's House," or "Kukolny Dom," a new production based on Henrik Ibsen's play of the same name and directed by Leonid Kheifetz, will be performed in Russian at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Mayakovsky Theater, located at 19 Bolshaya Nikitskaya Ulitsa. Tickets are 10 to 100 rubles (40 cents to $4). Tel. 290-4232. Nearest metro: Arbatskaya.


Discover Gravure


Check out "World of Art and the Revival of Original Gravures in Russia," an exhibition recently opened at the Tretyakov Gallery that features gravures from the late 19th to the early 20th century. The exhibit runs until June 25 and can be seen Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is 20 rubles (80 cents), 8 rubles for schoolchildren, students and pensioners. Tel. 230-7788. Nearest metro: Tretyakovskaya.