Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
NY Phil’s Mo-Ma @ Shanghai Symphony Orchestra Chamber Concert Hall
SSO’s current Music Director, Alan Gilbert will be leading the New York Philharmonic Orchestra in a two-piece programme. They will be playing Mozart’s Piano Concerto No.14 and Mahler’s Symphony No. 5. Get your tickets here. http://www.shsymphony.com/item-index-id-201.html
80 – 580 RMB // 19:30 – 21:30
1380 Fuxing Middle Road near Baoqing Road, Xuhui district // 徐汇区复兴中路1380号, 近宝庆路
“Eyes and Lines” photography exhibition @ ARTCN Gallery
French artist Patrick Aalk is having his first exhibition in Shanghai at ArtCN gallery. He will be showcasing his photographs which are influenced by his Eastern experiences. Patrick Aalk began as a photographer in the 80’s and was the initiator of underground movements such as the ‘urban explorers’.
No cover // 11:00 – 18:00
423 Guangfu Road near Wuzhen Road,Zhabei district // 闸北区光复路423号，近乌镇路
Life drawing @ Sip’n’Paint
Fancy trying your hand at life drawing? Head over to Sip’n’Paint for their weekly Friday life drawing sessions. You can bring your own sketch book and materials, or try out their instructed life drawing class. Book now via [email protected] or phone 13301724011.
200 RMB // 19:00
368 South Shanxi Road near Fuxing Road, Xuhui district // 徐汇区陕西南路368号3楼，近复兴路
2 BROKE PEARLS – Starring Jonathan Kite @ The Pearl
For 3 nights only, catch actor, comedian and impressionist Jonathan Kite (who plays Oleg on CBS’s hit comedy 2 Broke Girls) at The Pearl. Kite is bringing his numerous celebrity impressions, side-splitting stories of Hollywood’s greatest and worst and inside stories from 2 Broke Girls.
250 RMB (Early bird) 300 (Regular) 400 (At the door) // 21:00 (July 9 – 11)
471 Zhapu Road near Wujin Road // 乍浦路471号近武进路
Spectrum Trio @ Salmos Sky Lounge
Led by famous drummer Nicholas McBride, with Heidi, E.J. Parker and Mark Fitzgibon, live band Spectrum Trio will be playing a set this Friday and Saturday at Salmos.
No cover // 19:30 – 00:00
6F, Plaza 1788, No.1788, West Nanjing Road, Jingan district // 静安区南京西路1818号1788国际中心6楼, 近华山路
By Crystal Lau