Calendar Listings: May 26 - June 1, 2016

Warcraft (2016): Duncan Joness fantasy film, based on the Warcraft video game series and novels set in the world of Azeroth, portrays the initial encounters between the humans and the orcs.

Cinema

Where to go and what to see if you like cinema and live in Moscow.

Khibla Gerzmava (soprano) and Alexander Knyazev (organ, cello) perform Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, Caccini, Pergolesi and Schubert. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Thursday, 7 p.m.

Concerts

Where to go and what to see if you like classical music and live in Moscow.

The Taming of the Shrew (Ukroshcheniye Stroptivoi): Jean-Christophe Maillots ballet based on Shakespeares comedy set to music by Shostakovich. Bolshoi Theater New Stage.

Dance

Where to go and what to see if you like ballet and live in Moscow.

Boris Godunov: Mussorgskys musical drama based on Pushkins tragedy about the tsar (1598-1605) who ruled in the Time of Troubles. Bolshoi Theater Main Stage.

Opera

Where to go and what to see if you like opera and live in Moscow.

The Colonel Bird (Polkovnik-Ptitsa): Young director Roman Drobot stages Hristo Boychevs award-winning play set in a former monastery now used as a psychiatric ward, deep in the Balkan mountains during the Bosnian war. Stanislavsky Electrotheater.

Theater

Where to go and what to see if you like theater and live in Moscow.

Maya Azucena (hip-hop, soul, r&b vocals) and the Oleg Butman Trio. Jazz Esse. Saturday, 8 and 10 p.m.

Gigs

Where to go and what to see if you like gigs and live in Moscow.

Wassily Kandinsky. Counterpoint: Composition VI  Composition VII:  on display are two 1913 works from the Hermitage Museum and the Tretyakov Gallery collections. The exhibition also includes the Way to Abstraction multimedia project.

Exhibits

Where to go and what to see if you like exhibits and live in Moscow.