Monday, May 12
Mario Trane @ JZ Club
Mario Trane Jazz quintet play at JZ Club
Free entry // 9.30 p.m.- late // JZ Club – 46 Fuxing Lu, near Yongfu Lu
Tuesday, May 13
WILD @ Art Labor Gallery
Cirque Le Soir’s resident makeup artist, Kathryn Robbins presents WILD, an amazing and extraordinary body art event hosted by Art Labor Gallery and Cirque Le Soir. A collaboration with the extremely talented photographers Lucus Gurdjian and Susu Pusa. She is also joined at the event by Dj Edamame, Lola’s resident DJ’s and her circus family. Snacks by el Willy and Drinks by Bacardi, Cocalero and Go Player energy drink. The artworks will be exhibited at the gallery until May 22nd daily.
Entry: 100 rmb // Starts at 8.00 p.m. // Art Labor Gallery – Room 411, 570 Yongjia Lu, near Yueyang Lu
Open Mic Comedy @ 390 Bar
A mix of experienced performers and novices take the stage to perform stand-up comedy. Arrive early to sign up for a 5 minute spot! The show is free and there are 2-for-1 drinks (Stella, wine, and Sailor Jerry) and discounted dinner items (chicken tacos, sliders, and more) from 7.00-10.00 p.m.
Free entry // Starts at 8.30 p.m. // 390 Bar – 390 Panyu Lu
Wednesday, May 14
Guys Tequila Night @ Windows Garage
Windows Garage serves free tequila shots for all guys, every 1 hour overnight, starting 8.00 p.m. Take a shot of tequila, snort the salt, squirt the lemon in your eye, try it, it’s wonderful! From 10.00 p.m. until midnight all vodka, whisky, and tequila bottles are on 50 percent off.
Free entry // Starts at 8.00 p.m. // Windows Garage – 702 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Qinghai Lu
Thursday, May 15
‘Edible City’: Green Drinks May Film Screening @ W+K
‘Edible City’ – a fun, fast-paced journey through the Local Good Food movement that’s taking root in the San Francisco Bay Area, across the nation and around the world. The film is in line with Green Initiatives forum at Kokuyo later this month where they will be talking about the possibilities of urban agriculture.
50 rmb donationfor the NPO Greenlife Project (includes beer, soft drinks, snacks) // starts at 7.00 p.m., but you are advised to arrive earlier // W+K – 3/F, 1035 Changle Road, near Wulumuqi Lu
Oleg Roschin Presents: A Tribute to Bud Powell @ JZ Club
A tribute to jazz pianist Bud Powell, who grew up in Harlem and was a close friend of Thelonious Monk. Powell helped lead the development of the bepop genre, and many called him the Charlie Parker of the piano. Oleg Roschin on piano, Toby Mak on trumpet, Alec Haavik on sax, Brian Hurley on bass, and Charles Foldesh on drums will pay tribute to the man.
Free entry // starts at 10.30 p.m. // JZ Club – 46 Fuxing Lu, near Yongfu Lu
Have a great week Shanghaiists!
And if that’s not enough, head to our calendar for more! If you’ve got any events tips send them over to [email protected]
By Andreea Dragut
[Image via Green Initiatives]