All the things you’d want to do this Monday through Thursday. On the schedule this week: Swedish films, business networking, rooftop parties, French photographers, and some Latin spice!
Read on (or check out our calendar) for more!
Sweden Film Week Sweden film week kicks off with a screening of Miss Kicki. Films are in Swedish/English with Chinese subtitles.
Prices determined by cinema // 7PM // Shanghai grand cinema // 216 Nanjing Xi Lu
near Xizang Lu (南京西路216号近西藏路)
Chinese Consumer Insights business seminar and networking party ITV-Asia is hosting a business seminar and networking event, featuring veteran China hands Tom Doctoroff and Helen Wang speaking on the topic of Chinese Consumer Insights.
400 RMB // 6pm // 64th floor Le Royal Meridien Hotel // 789 Nanjing Road East, near Shimen 1st Road (南京西路789号，进石门一路）
Easy Rider screening Dada yet again hosts another movie night with this Tuesday’s showing being the counterculture classic, Easy Rider. English with Chinese subtitles
FREE // 9pm // Dada // 115 XingFu Rd (幸福路115号)
Summer Party Under The Stars
The Roof at Waterhouse Boutique hotel transforms its outdoor terrace for their first party this summer. Enjoy listening to beats by DJ Teng Boon with Shanghai’s skyscrapers as a background. No cover from 9pm-12am
FREE // 9pm //Waterhouse Boutique hotel // 1-3 Maojiayuan Lu, near Zhongshan Nan Lu (毛家园路1-3号1楼，
‘Passing Memoires of Shanghai’ — Photography Show Opening Reception
Come to French restaurant Cube and enjoy photographer Arthur Peduzzi’s new black and white photographs of Shanghai. One complimentary glass of wine for each guest.
FREE // 7pm // Cube // 483 Guyang Lu, near Yili Lu (古羊路483号,近伊犁路)
Datenight brings Booktail back this week. Come discuss Edward Falzon’s book “Being Gay is Disgusting” with author Edward Falzon himself. Wine and asian tapas are provided throughout the night for a fee of 100 RMB.
100 RMB // 6:30pm // 2nd floor of Pines // 322 Anfu Lu, near Wukang Lu (安福路322号, 近武康路)
Latin night comes back to Shanghai with Brazilian night hosted by Latinoamericanosenchina.com and MAYA Come celebrate Samba, Cachaca, and Capoeira. Maya’s Kitchen will be catering the event so expect lots of delicious traditional Brazilian food. Also, there will be a Capoeira performance by Diego Guerrero and his crew from Mandinga Capoeira. Admission includes canapes, 3 Sagatiba cocktails and Capoeira performance. Tickets are scarce, so order now!
175 RMB for the general public, 150rmb for LAECH members // 7pm // Maya // 2/F, Grand Plaza Club House,568 Julu Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu (巨鹿路568弄 四方新城俱乐部2楼, 近陕西南路)