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Markscheider Kunst: reggae, ska, funk. YotaSpace.

Ant-Man (Chelovek-Muravei, 2015): Armed with a super-suit that has the ability to shrink in size but increase in strength, con man Scott Lang embraces his inner hero and helps his mentor Dr. Hank Pym pull off a heist that will save the world. Directed by Peyton Reed, stars Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas and Corey Stoll. In English; Russian subtitles.

Pioner. 21 Kutuzovsky Prospekt. Metro Kutuzovskaya. 499-240-5240. Fri. at 9:10 a.m., Sat. at 1:20 p.m., Sun. at 11:15 a.m.

Kremlin Chamber Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky. Kuskovo Estate Palace. 2 Ulitsa Yunosti. Metro Novogireyevo. 495-375-3131. Fri. at 7 p.m.

Tchaikovsky and Piazzolla. The Four Seasons: Yulia Ikonnikova (organ), Yevdokiya Ionina (violin) and Yelena Skvortsova (cello) in concert. St. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7/10 Starosadsky Pereulok. Metro Kitai-Gorod. 495-628-5336. Fri. at 8 p.m.

Russian Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, Olga Perepyatko (soprano), Yelena Zaremba (mezzo-soprano), Dmitry Korchak (tenor) and Ildar Abdrazakov (bass) in an operatic concert. VDNKh Main Alley. Metro VDNKh. 495-544-3400. Sat. at 8:30 p.m.

Solo for Two (Solo Dlya Dvoikh): Natalya Osipova, Ivan Vasilyev and dancers of the Royal Ballet (London) perform three contemporary dance pieces — Alastair Marriott's "Zeitgeist" to music by Glass, Vladimir Varnava's "Mozart and Salieri" to music by Mozart, and Arthur Pita's "Facada" to music by Frank Moon. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 17 Ulitsa Bolshaya Dmitrovka. Metro Tverskaya. 495-723-7325. Sat.-Sun. at 7 p.m.

Summer Ballet Seasons: Giselle: Adolphe Adam's ballet about a young aristocrat who betrays a peasant girl's love. La Classique Ballet production. National Youth Theater (RAMT). 2 Teatralnaya Ploshchad. Metro Teatralnaya. 495-692-0069. Sun. at 7 p.m.

Pygmalion: George Bernard Shaw's classic play about Eliza Doolittle, the cockney flower girl whom the irascible Professor Henry Higgins "makes into a lady." Sovremennik Theater. 19A Chistoprudny Boulevard. Metro Chistiye Prudy. 495-628-7749. Fri. at 7 p.m.

Markscheider Kunst: reggae, ska, funk. YotaSpace. 11 Ulitsa Ordzhonikidze. Metro Leninsky Prospekt. 495-230-1030. Fri. at 8 p.m.

St. Petersburg Ska Jazz Review: ska, soul, jazz, funk. YotaSpace. 11 Ulitsa Ordzhonikidze. Metro Leninskiy Prospekt. 495-230-1030. Sat. at 8 p.m.

Black Sun: Rienaus (Finland), Ragnell (Mexico), Nefas Terra and Khaos Labyrinth. Teatr Club. 20/1 Staraya Basmannaya Ulitsa. Metro Kurskaya. 962-929-5840. Sun. at 6 p.m.

Ivan Smirnov: guitar. Kozlov Club, Second Floor. 16 Olimpiysky Prospekt. Metro Prospekt Mira. 926-952-0077. Sun at 8 p.m.

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