By Benjamin Cost
All the things you’d want to do this Monday through Thursday. On the schedule this week: Jason Chen’s China tour reaches Shanghai, a chicken wing eating competition, Dada presents La Planete Sauvage, and the 100 most influential men in history as never seen before. Read on (or check out our calendar) for more!
Lord of the Wings @ The Camel
Wing aficionados come hither! Eat more wings than anybody else present and have your name inscribed on the “Lord Board.” 2RMB per wing ensures that your budget won’t get “winged.”
2RMB // 6pm // The Camel // 1 Yueyang Lu, near Dongping Lu (岳阳路1号, 近东平路)
La Planete Sauvage @ Dada
Check your sense of reality at the door! As part of the Sub-Cinema animated movies Tuesday series, Dada presents La Planete Sauvage, a surrealist flick featuring a world where giant blue extraterrestrials are telepathic, and where humans fight to survive against a psychedelic assortment of creatures. The film was most notably awarded a special jury prize at the 1973 Cannes Film Festival. Complimentary popcorn!
Free // 9pm // Dada // 115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu (幸福路115号, 近法华镇路)
How to Buy Your Home in China @ Sasha’s
Law’s Bonnard Lawson and finance’s Standard Charter offer advice on purchasing housing in China.
100 RMB (60RMB if you RSVP before 3:00pm on Dec. 19) // 7pm // Sasha’s // 11 Dongping Lu, near Hengshan Lu (东平路11号, 近衡山路)
The 100 Most Influential Men in History @ StageBACK Gallery
M50’s StageBACK gallery is exhibiting the works of Bavarian artist, Thomas Palme. Witness the artistic resurrection of 100 historic figures including Salvadore Dali on the tip of a tentacle protruding from Tarzan’s vagina.
Free // 10am // StageBACK // 5/F, Bldg 6, 50 Moganshan Lu, near Jiangning Lu
Jason Chen and Friends @ YYT
Youtube sensation Jason Chen teams up with Tiffany Alvord and Megan Nicole to put on a what promises to be a high-voltage performance.
150RMB // 8:30pm // YYT // 851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yan’an Xi Lu ( 凯旋路851号, 近延安西路口)
Networking Evening @ FC Club
Need business contacts? Head over to FC Club and meet with other professionals in art, fashion, luxury, banking, business, and more. Early-bird discount is RMB120/person including a drink, snack, and lucky draw (150 RMB for double drinks, snacks, and lucky draws).
160RMB // 7:30pm // FC Club // Lane 171 Jianguo Middle Road, near Ruijing Road (建国中路171弄, 近瑞金路)
Winter Afternoon Tea Set @ Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden
Warm your spirits and insides this winter by attending afternoon tea with a scenic vista of Shanghai’s old town.
168RMB // 1 pm // Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden // 159 Henan nan Lu, near Yu Garden (河南南路159号)