Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
A Bite of the Apple – NY Phil Young People’s [email protected] Shanghai Symphony Orchestra Hall
New York Philharmonic’s legendary Young People’s Concert (YPC) first launched in 1924. Now for its first presentation in Shanghai, the orchestra brings along a distinctive collection of sounds created by composers ranging from Dvorak to LeFrak. Get tickets here.
80 – 380 RMB // 19:30
1380 Middle Fuxing Road // 复兴中路1380号
Braids @ Yuyintang
Canadian rockers Braids will be making their debut performance in Shanghai in support of their latest LP Deep in the Iris.
80 RMB // 21:00
851 Kaixuan Road near West Yanan Road // 凯旋 路851号, 近延安西路
Crossovers @ OCT Contemporary Art Terminal
Crossovers is an exhibition focused on video works from John Akonfrah, Yto Barrada, Eric Baudelaire, Ho Tzu Nyen, Joao Penalva and a selection of Chinese home photos from Thomas Sauvin’s Silvermine collection.
No cover // 10:00 – 19:00
1016 North Suzhou Road near Wen’an Road // 北苏州路1016号, 近文安路
Under the Roofs of Shanghai @ Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre – Arts Theatre
Written by Chinese playwright and New Culture Movement pioneer Xia Yan, Under the Roofs of Shanghai is a tragic story about the lives of 5 families living in a lane house in old Shanghai. The play reflects the people’s lives and social changes in Shanghai 70 years ago. Get your tickets here.
80 / 180 / 280 RMB // 14:00
284 Anfu Road, Xuhui // 安福路288号上海话剧艺术中心-艺术剧院
6 Hours of Happy @ Citron
Citron is now offering a buy one get one free discount on pitchers and glasses of mojito, sangria, margarita, house wine and all beers. Offers available from 2 pm to 8 pm on weekdays only.
No cover // 14:00 – 20:00
291 Fumin Road near Changle Road // 富民路291号,近长乐路
By Crystal Lau