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Shostakovich made the story into an opera—here is a review of the latest production from the Times.
A cartoon based on the short story, but set in a different place with all differently named characters.
A pretty awesome puppet show—the video is just a preview, unfortunately, but you can get a sense of the puppets.
Here are some images of the nose all dressed up and ready to go, as rendered by artists through the ages.
Check out the most famous portrait of the author.