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Evacuation Art, Mariinsky Theater Orchestra and Reese Witherspoon – What to Do in Moscow Thursday to Monday

Wild (Dikaya, 2014): Jean-Marc Vallee directs a biographical drama that chronicles one woman’s 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe. Stars Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern and Gaby Hoffmann.

Art in Evacuation (Iskusstvo v Evakuatsii): paintings, graphics, photographs, videos and documents from Russian museum collections. Institute of Russian Realist Art: 7 Derbenyovskaya Naberezhnaya, Bldg. 31. Metro Paveletskaya, Proletarskaya, tram 3 to Novosspasky Dvor, entrance from Derbenyovskaya Ulitsa. Tues. to Sun. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Ticket office open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. 495-276-1212,

Metaphors of Moments (Metafory Mgnoveny): latest series of artifacts by Francisco Infante and Nonna Goryunova, to May 3. Krokin Gallery. 9 Klimentovsky Pereulok. Metro Tretyakovskaya, Novokuznetskaya. By appointment. 8-964-564-0303,

Mariinsky Theater Symphony Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5, his Variations on a Rococo Theme, and Violin Concerto. Soloists Alexander Buzlov (cello), Pavel Milyukov (violin), conductor Valery Gergiyev. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 4/31 Triumfalnaya Ploshchad. Metro Mayakovskaya. 495-232-0400. Thurs at 7 p.m.

The Cherry Orchard (Vishnyovy Sad): Vladimir Mirzoyev's melancholy production of Chekhov's play about an aristocratic family that is out of touch with the times. Pushkin Theater. 23 Tverskoi Bulvar. Metro Pushkinskaya. 495-694-1289. Thurs at 7 p.m.

Persymfance Ensemble, FXQuartet, Pyotr Aidu, Fyodor Amirov (both piano), Grigory Krotenko (double bass, violin), Yelena Revich (violin) and Yevgeny Subbotin (violin, viola) perform Khandoshkin, Glinka, Tchaikovsky, Lyapunov and others. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 11 Bolshaya Nikitskaya Ulitsa. Metro Pushkinskaya, Biblioteka Imeni Lenina. 495-629-9401. Fri. at 7 p.m.

The Magic Flute (Volshebnaya Fleita): a ballet to Mozart's music. Kremlin Ballet production. Kremlin Palace. Moscow Kremlin, the Troitsky Gate entrance. Metro Alexandrovsky Sad. Ticket office 1 Ulitsa Vozdvizhenka. Metro Borovitskaya. 495-628-5232, Fri. at At 2 p.m.

Rhythms of Andalucia: Maria Moiseyeva (organ), Natalya Dubrovskaya and Maria Aria (both soprano) in concert. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7/10 Starosadsky Pereulok. Metro Kitai-Gorod. 495-624-58. Sat. at 8 p.m.

From Bach to Shostakovich: Maria Makarova (organ), Alexandra Repchanskaya (violin) and Tatyana Rubinskaya (mezzo-soprano) in concert. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 8 Voznesensky Pereulok. Metro Pushkinskaya. 495-772-5842. Sun. at 7:30 p.m.

The Story of Kai and Gerda (Istoriya Kaya i Gerdy): Sergei Banevich's opera based on Hans Christian Andersen's "The Snow Queen." Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 1 Teatralnaya Ploshchad. Metro Teatralnaya. 495-455-5555. Sun. at 7 p.m.

Vasily Ladyuk (baritone), the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, the Masters of Choral Song Choir and the Sudakov Capella perform Russian songs. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 4/31 Triumfalnaya Ploshchad. Metro Mayakovskaya. 495-232-0400. Mon. at 7 p.m.  

Foreign-language Movie

Wild (Dikaya, 2014): Jean-Marc Vallee directs a biographical drama that chronicles one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe. Stars Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern and Gaby Hoffmann.

Pyat Zvyozd-Novokuznetskaya Thurs. to Mon. at 1:05, 5:10 and 9:15 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.

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