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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

TAKE THE KIDS:




Bounce on a Trampoline


For a day of fun, head to the Limpopo American Center for Children's Entertainment, where kids can enjoy trampolines, race carts, a castle-labyrinth and other games. The center is located at 10B 1st Vladimirskaya Ulitsa, 3rd floor, and is open daily from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Admission is 30 rubles an hour on weekdays and 40 rubles an hour on weekends for children. Admission for parents is free. Tel. 303-7883. Nearest metro: Shosse Entuziastov.


Uncover Pirate Treasure


"Treasure Island" - known in Russian as "Ostrov Sokrovishch," a play based on Robert Louis Stevenson's popular 18th-century pirate tale about a boy's adventures in a group of sea-faring smugglers, will be performed Saturday at the Pushkin Theater, 23 Tverskoi Bulvar. The show begins at noon. Tickets range from 15 rubles to 40 rubles. Tel. 203-8582. Nearest metro: Tverskaya.


See Animals Act Onstage


The Durov Animal Theater, the only place in Moscow where your child can see various animal actors perform onstage, is opening its new season with mice performing in "Mouse Railway." Performances are held Wednesday through Sunday at 10:50 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:20, 2:10, 3:40, 4:30 and 5:10 p.m. In a slightly more large-scale production, "Grandpa Durov's Circus," horses, goats, parrots, elephants, a chimpanzee and even a hippopotamus will perform. Shows are Wednesday through Sunday and begin at noon and 3 p.m. on the Big Stage of the theater, located at 4 Ulitsa Durova. Tickets cost 8 rubles to 25 rubles. Tel. 971-3047. Nearest metro: Prospekt Mira.