Roisin Murphy, The Nutcracker and Noel Gallagher: What to do in Moscow on the Weekend

Roisin Murphy, formerly of Moloko, performs at 8 p.m. Friday at YotaSpace.

Olesya Kravchenko (organ) and Sergei Govorov (saxophone) perform Guy de Lioncourt, Bach, Boellmann, Piazzolla and others. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral, 7/10 Starosadsky Pereulok. Metro Kitai-Gorod. 495-624-5820. Fri. at 8 p.m.

Ballet 7: Martin Schlapfer's contemporary dance staging to Mahler's Symphony No. 7. Ballett am Rhein production. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater, 17 Bolshaya Dmitrovka. Metro Tverskaya, Chekhovskaya. 495-723-7325. Fri. at 7 p.m.

Romantic Evening With Saxophone: Anna Suslova (organ), Mikhail Antonov (saxophone) and Anatoly Bragin (guitar) perform Bach, Dvorak, Ravel, Scriabin and others. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral (see above address). Sat. at 7 p.m.

The Nutcracker (Shchelkunchik): Andrei Petrov's staging of Tchaikovsky's ballet based on E.T.A. Hoffmann's tale about a girl's dream in which her nutcracker doll changes into a handsome prince. Kremlin Ballet production. Kremlin Palace, 1 Vozdvizhenka Ulitsa. Metro Biblioteka imeni Lenina, Arbatskaya, Borovitskaya. 495-620-7846. Sat. at 2 p.m.

Mavis Swan Poole: jazz vocals. Jazz Esse, 27 Pyatnitskaya Ulitsa, Bldg. 3A. Metro Tretyakovskaya, Novokuznetskaya. 495-951-6404. Sat. at 8 p.m.

Russian Youth Symphony Orchestra performs Berlioz's Harold in Italy Symphony and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6. Soloist and conductor Yury Bashmet (viola), conductor Claudio Vandelli. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, 4/31 Triumfalnaya Ploshchad. Metro Mayakovskaya. 495-232-0400. Sun. at 7 p.m.

Roisin Murphy. Mostly famous for being one half of Moloko, Murphy just released her first record in eight years. Hailed by critics as the best of her solo efforts so far, Hairless Toys is an intense record, sometimes upbeat, but mostly introspective. YotaSpace. 11 Ulitsa Ordzhonikidze. Metro Leninsky Prospekt. Tel. 495-230-1030, www.glavclub.com/msk/ Fri. at 8 p.m.

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds: Probably the better half of Oasis, Noel is touring with his band High Flying Birds in support of his new album, «Chasing Yesterday, which channels the old Oasis style pretty well. Noel also has the rights to Oasis' songs, so hopefully there will be a chance to sing along to Wonderwall as well. YotaSpace, 11 Ulitsa Ordzhonikidze. Metro Leninsky Prospekt. 495-230-1030. Sun. at 8 p.m.

Foreign-Language Movies

Victoria (2015): German crime drama shot in a single take about Victoria (Laia Costa), a runaway party girl, who's asked by three friendly men to join them as they hit the town. Their wild night of partying turns into a bank robbery. Directed by Sebastian Schipper.

35MM, 47/24 Ulitsa Pokrovka. Metro Krasniye Vorota, Kurskaya. 495-780-9142. Fri. at 3:45 p.m., In German, English and Spanish; Russian subtitles. Pioner, 21 Kutuzovsky Prospekt. Metro Kutuzovskaya. 499-240-5240. Fri. at 4 and 9:10 p.m., In German, English and Spanish; Russian subtitles.

Manglehorn (2014): Left heartbroken by the woman he loved and lost years ago, an eccentric small-town locksmith tries to start a new life with a new friend. Directed by David Gordon Green, stars Al Pacino, Holly Hunter and Chris Messina.

35MM (see above address). Sun. at 6:05 p.m., In English; Russian subtitles.

Pioner (see above address). Sun. at 1:55 and 8:35 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.


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