Monday, December 23
Monday Madness @ Muya
Shanghai’s only B-movie night. “We love B-movies and we decided to show them. We’ve been digging the archives and found the best of the worst. We promise jaw dropping bad scripts, acting and editing. Expect Kung fu, college jocks, camp trips, blood, boobs, ninjas, deformed sharks, special effect – nonspecial effects, Cyclops, wolfs and hicks with rabies, machetes, more boobs, average violence & bad guys. Like?”
Free entry // 21: 00 // 477 DingXi Lu, near Xinhua Lu (定西路477号, 近新华路)
Monday Comedy Night @ The Thirsty Seahorse
Happy hour from 4pm-close and open mic for potential comedians.
Free entry, 25-40RMB // 205 Wulumuqi Nan Lu, near Zhaojiabang Lu
Folk Night & Open Mic @ Yuyintang
Head down to Yuyintang on Monday evening for a night of Folk Music and some open mic action after the main show.
Free entrance // 21:00 // 851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yan’an Xi Lu
Phantom of the Opera @ Shanghai Culture Square
The world renowned Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber musical ‘Phantom Of The Opera’ comes to Shanghai. Based on the French novel Le Fantôme de l’Opéra by Gaston Leroux, its central plot revolves around a beautiful soprano, Christine Daaé, who becomes the obsession of a mysterious, disfigured musical genius. Seen by over 130 million people in 145 cities in 27 countries, and continues to play in both London and New York and now Shanghai.
80-880RMB // 19:15-20:45 // 225 Shanxi Nan Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu 陕西南路225号, 近复兴中路
Hans Christian Andersen’s Thumbelina
Drawing upon their vast experience in adapting fantastical adventures to the stage, SRT is proud to present their 5th annual holiday show to Shanghai audiences by bringing to life Hans Christian Andersen’s Thumbelina.
P180RMB pre-sale 200RMB at the door // 20:00 // Ke Center for the Performing Arts: 613-B Kaixuan Lu, by Yan’an Xi Lu (nearest Metro Yan’an Xi Lu)
ERA: The Intersection of Time @ Shanghai Circus World
A stunning acrobatic show that combines fascinating history, traditional Chinese martial arts and stunning special effects. The show tells the story of China’s evolution from its ancient culture to its modern achievements to its promising future.
200-600RMB // 19:30-21:30 // 2266 Gonghe Xin Lu near Guangzhong Lu (上海马戏城 共和新路2266号, 近广中路)
Here come the happy hours:
Happy Hour @ The Apartment
Happy hour! is the description given. But, really, do you need to know more?
Free entry // 14:00-20:00 // 3/F, 47 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu (永福路47号3楼, 近复兴西路)
Happy Hour @ Windows Garage
15RMB wine and draft beer. The cheapest happy hour in town, they say.
15RMB // 14:00-20:00 // 702 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Qinghai Lu (南京西路702号, 近青海路)
Happy Hour @ The Geisha
2 for 1 drinks, baby.
17:00-20:00 // 390 Shanxi Nan Lu, near Fuxing Lu (陕西南路390号， 近复兴路)
Ladies Night @ Phebe Club
Open bar. Free entry for gals, 100RMB for the men.
21:00-04:00 // 10 Hengshan Lu, near Gao’an Lu