Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Fifi Rong @ Qianshuiwan Culture Center
Fifi Rong incorporates a wide range of genres including electronica, jazz, dub, hip hop, UKG and soundscapes into her music, resulting in an unexpected and unique musical hybrid. Eccentric, deep and honest, Fifi brings emotional intimacy into her songs with her mesmerising voice and a flair of her Chinese heritage.
150 RMB (pre-sale) 220 (at the door) // 20:30
179 Yichang Road near Jiangning Road / 宜昌路179号 , 近江宁路
Rock ’N’ Roll Mini Skirt Party @ MAO Livehouse
Head over to MAO Livehouse this Friday evening for a Rock n Roll party, featuring local acts CUE, Cherry Cherry, Little Monster and Marquee VII. Pre-sale tickets for 50 RMB, with one drink included. Free entry for anyone who wears a mini skirt! Get your tickets here.
50 RMB (pre-sale) 60 RMB (Ladies) 80 (Gentlemen) // 20:30 – 23:30
308 South Chongqing Road near Jianguo Middle Road, Huangpu district // 黄浦区重庆南路308号, 近建国中路
JonOne Solo Show @ MD Gallery
The 51-year-old artist, originating from Washington Heights in New York, has long ago swapped the brush for spray can, resulting in bright, bold and expressive art pieces. Go and check them out!
No cover // 11:00 – 18:00
188 Linqing Road near Pingliang Road,Yangpu district // 杨浦区临青路188, 近平凉路
EOS Guitar Quartet @ Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre
Catch the Swiss Guitar Quartet as they present an exciting programme featuring their own compositions and arrangements, as well as some classics and works of contemporary composers. Get your tickets here.
50 – 380 RMB // 19:45 – 21:45
425 Dingxiang Road near Yingchun Road,Pudong // 浦东丁香路425号, 近迎春路
Rhinoceros in Love (Lian Ai de Xi Niu) @ Shanghai Art Theatre
Directed by renowned Chinese director Meng Jinghui and written by Liao Yimei, Rhinoceros in Love is a play in Mandarin about a rhinoceros feeder’s infatuation for a beautiful woman. For more info and tickets, click here.
100 – 380 RMB // 19:30 – 21:30
466 Jiangning Road near Kangding Road,Jingan district // 静安区江宁路466号,近康定路
By Crystal Lau