Biennale: Pascal Gielen gives a keynote address on pubic space at the 6th Moscow Biennale. Pavilion 1, VDNKh. 121 Prospekt Mira. Metro VDNKh. 6th.moscowbiennale.ru. At 7 p.m.
Everest: A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm. Directed by Baltasar Kormakur, stars Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa and Thomas M. Wright. In English; Russian subtitles.
Pioner. 21 Kutuzovsky Prospekt. Metro Kutuzovskaya. 499-240-5240. At 5, 7:20 p.m. and midnight.
Ars Longa: Moscow Conservatory Chamber Orchestra performs Mozart's Symphony No. 41, his Piano Concerto No. 12 and Serenade No. 6. Soloist Alexander Bonduryansky. Conservatory Small Hall. 13 Bolshaya Nikitskaya Ulitsa. Metro Pushkinskaya, Biblioteka Imeni Lenina. 495-629-9401. At 7 p.m.
Up and Down: Boris Eifman's ballet based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel "Tender Is the Night" is set to music by Gershwin, Schubert and Berg. Boris Eifman St. Petersburg Ballet Theater production. Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 1 Teatralnaya Ploshchad. Metro Teatralnaya. 495-455-5555. At 7 p.m.
Sonic Landscapes (Zvukoviye Landshafty): a one-hour acoustic musical performance, featuring noise devices, musical instrument, sound objects, actors and choir. School of Dramatic Art. 19 Ulitsa Sretenka. Metro Sukharevskaya. 495-632-9344. At 7 p.m.
Girls Are Not What They Seem 2: Alina Rostotskaya (vocals), Anastasia Glazkova (vocals) and the Grigory Sandomirsky Ensemble: arrangements of Sephardic romances and retro Berlin cabaret music. Kozlov Club. 16 Olimpiisky Prospekt, Bldg. 2, at the Art&Shock Complex. Metro Prospekt Mira. 926-952-0077. At 8 p.m.