Little Thing Shop pop up @ K11
This pop-up shop is a collaborative thing with Shenzen fashion magazine and online shop. The owners are dedicated to collecting lots of beautiful little things, so expect to see lots of coloured threads, accessories, and artwork inspired by the theme, ‘let them eat mushroom’.
No cover // 26/08-05/09 // 10:00-22:00 // 300 Huaihai Zhong Lu, 卢湾区淮海中路300号, 近黄陂南路
Pool Competition @ Irish Pub No.9
If you win at pool, you could also win a bottle of Jameson Whiskey. Swing by the Irish pub and try the luck of the Irish in this now-weekly pool competition.
35RMB // 20:00-late // 697 Jiujiang Lu, near Guangxi Bei Lu 九江路697号, 近广西北路
White Collar Boxing Info Session @ Big Bamboo
Find out more about how you can take part in Shanghai’s fight night in December. You will get 14 weeks of training at Golden Gloves Boxing gym. So, in the words of Tyler Durden, “Get out of your apartment. Meet a member of the opposite sex. Stop the excessive shopping and masturbation. Quit your job. Start a fight. Prove you’re alive. If you don’t claim your humanity you will become a statistic. You have been warned.”
No cover // 19:30 // 123 Nanyang Lu, near Tongren Lu 南阳路123号, 近铜仁路 // For more details: [email protected] or 13511662995
Guanxi Network’s Networking Event @ Portman Ritz Carlton
Rub shoulders with the city’s business leaders, executives and other professionals while enjoying cocktails and nibbles at the Ritz Carlton. Sign up to meet the movers and shakers of the business world via the Guanxi Network event’s LinkedIn page.
250RMB w/RSVP , 300RMB w/o // 19:00 // 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Xikang Lu, 南京西路1376号,近西康路
Pop Quiz?: Animal Week @ 390
Pop culture, movies, music all to do with animals. Zoologists and purveyors of animal related memes especially welcome. The grand prizes are 5 Twin Horizon hand drawn animal print T-shirts. 2 for 1 drinks and food from 25RMB all night.
No cover // 20:00 // 390 Panyu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu 番禺路390号, 法华镇路
Sub Cinema presents ‘Seconds’ @ DADA
Tuesday night’s film, ‘Seconds’ is a Frankenheimer creation (Birdman of Alcatraz, The Manchurian Candidate, Seven Seconds in May) from the mid sixties about a paunchy middle aged banker who gets a make over. Rocky Hudson, our hero, discovers that it ain’t always easy to be beautiful or have what you want.
No cover // 20:00 (doors), 21:00 (film) // 115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu, 徐汇区幸福路115号,近法华镇路
The International Science and Art Exhibition 2013 @ Shanghai Exhibition Centre
The latest and greatest scientific achievements will be conveyed with artistic flamboyance, exposing the beauty of science. There will be a 7D cinema and a set of 3D printers. Super cool.
No cover // 28/08- 02/09 // 09:30-16:30 // Shanghai Exhibition Centre, 1000 Yanan Zhong Lu, near Weihai Lu, 上海市静安区延安中路1000号, 近威海路
Les-In-Shanghai: Ladies Night @ 390
Girl on girl action at 390. There will be drinks deals, tapas and music provided by DJ Jacques.
No cover // 22:00 // 390 Panyu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu 番禺路390号, 法华镇路
‘Requiem for a Dream @ Bouquet
Three stories of drug addiction. One is played by Jared Leto, the other by Marlon Wayans and the third by the wonderful Ellen Burstyn who won a staggering number of awards for this part. A stupendous film. The watch will be complemented by one drink, complementary canapes, 25RMB drinks, and a 15% discount on food.
85RMB // 19:00 // Xinhua Bookstore, 3/F, 1829 Beijing Xi Lu, near Wanhangdu Lu 北京西路1829号, 近万航渡路
Intensive Workshop: Iyengar Yoga with Lorrain Aronson @ TBA
The aim of Iyengar Yoga is to “destroy sluggishness of the body and build it up to become equal to the active and sensitive mind.” focussing on detail, precision and alignment of postures and breath control. Register through their website.
4000RMB // Thursday: 18:30-20:30, Friday-Sunday: 09:30-12:00 // Address: TBA
PRC Improv Comedy Show w/ Ryan Burke @ The Kungfu Komedy Club
‘Av a laugh and a lark at the Kungfu Komedy show with special guest, Ryan Burke coming to provide “cosmonaughty comedy for the masses” at Masses.
50RMB // 21:00-late // 5-6/F, 219 Jinxian Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu 进贤路221号5-6楼, 近陕西南路