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Konchalovsky's 'Three Sisters,' Alexander Labas and 'The Imitation Game' – What to Do in Moscow on Wednesday

Three Sisters (Tri Sestry): Andrei Konchalovsky's production of Chekhov's story about three sisters who live with the faint hope of escaping the deadly atmosphere of their provincial town. Mossoviet Theater. 16 Bolshaya Sadovaya Ulitsa. Metro Mayakovskaya. 495-699-2035. At 7 p.m.

Guitar Virtuosos: Gala concert features Anabel Montesinos, Marco Tamayo, Jose Maria Gallardo del Rey, Aniello Desiderio, Grisha Goryachev, Artyom Dervoyed and Lukasz Kuropaczewski. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 46/54 Kudrinskaya Ploshchad. Metro Barrikadnaya. 495-690-2588. At 7 p.m.

TAF Art. Form. Word. Space: Graphics, paintings, collages, photographs, objects and other works by members of the Theater of Architectural Form Studio. Belyayevo Gallery. 100 Profsoyuznaya Ulitsa. Metro Belyayevo. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 499-793-4121. www.gallery-belyaevo.ru.

Alexander Labas. Etudes: Works by this acclaimed Russian avant-garde artist, to April 19. Roza Azora Gallery. 14 Nikitsky Bulvar. Metro Arbatskaya. Noon to 8 p.m. 495-695-8119.  www.rozaazora.ru.

Andrei Gugnin (piano) performs Liszt's Twelve Transcendental Etudes. Scriabin Museum. 11 Bolshoi Nikolopeskovsky Pereulok. Metro Okhotny Ryad. 499-241-1901. 7 p.m.

Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra performs Schumann's Manfred Overture, Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5. Soloist Sergei Girshenko, conductor Stanislav Kochanovsky. Philharmonic-2 Rachmaninov Hall. 29 Tverskaya Ulitsa, Bldg. 3. Metro Mayakovskaya. 495-232-0400. 7 p.m.

Eugene Onegin: A simple and dazzling staging of Tchaikovsky's opera by Sergei Artsibashev with sets by Sergei Barkhin. Novaya Opera. 3 Karetny Ryad. Metro Mayakovskaya, Chekhovskaya. 495-694-0868. 7 p.m.

Beyond the Shadow (Po Tu Storonu Teni): The Russian premiere of Vladimir Tarnopolsky's multimedia opera based on Plato's "Parable of the Cave." Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater small stage. 17 Bolshaya Dmitrovka. Metro Tverskaya, Chekhovskaya. 495-723-7325. 7 p.m.

Foreign-Language Movie

The Imitation Game (Igra v Imitatsiyu, 2014): Morten Tyldum's historical drama stars Benedict Cumberbatch as the British cryptanalyst Alan Turing, who helped solve the Enigma code during the Second World War and committed suicide after his prosecution for homosexuality.

Pyat Zvyozd-Novokuznetskaya. In the Arkadia mall, 8 Sredny Ovchinnikovsky Pereulok. Metro Novokuznetskaya. 495-916-9169. At 3:55 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.

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