Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
POP Afternoon Tea @ POP American Brasserie in Three On the Bund
Enjoy a leisurely relaxing afternoon teatime with friends and family at POP. Their signature sweets and savouries will surely bring you unforgettable afternoon delights.
RMB 178 for 1 person (including 1 cup of coffee or tea from the selection)
RMB 308 for 2 people (including 2 cups of coffee or tea from the selection)
+10% service charge // 2 PM – 5 PM (Daily)
7/F, 17 Guangdong Lu, near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu // 广东路17号, 外滩三号7楼, 近中山东一路
Early Bird Special @ MERCATO in Three On the Bund
Experience the sights, sounds and tastes of this vibrant Italian restaurant. Early Bird sharing menu RMB 198 per person, minimum 2 persons.
+10% service charge // 5.30 PM – 6 PM (Daily)
6/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, near Guangdong Lu // 中山东一路3号6楼, 近广东路
The Imaginary Invalid @ Daguan Theatre
The Yugoslav Drama Theatre, directed by Jagos Markovic, again perform the great comedy by Moliere. They previously performed ‘Imaginary Invalid at the International Festival in Beijing People’s Art Theatre.
280 RMB // 7 PM
3rd Floor Zendai Himalayas Center, No. 1, 1188 Lane Fangdian Road, Pudong | 浦东芳甸路1188弄1号3楼
The Taming of the Shrew @ Lyceum Theatre
Shakespeare’s comic masterpiece retold by the world class theatre group TNT Britain, which was established in 1980. The drama has a musical accompaniment, scored by John Kenny, featuring harpsichord, clarinet and percussion.
180 RMB – 380 RMB // 7.30 PM
No. 57 Maoming Nan Lu Nr Changle Lu // 茂名南路57号,近长乐路
Aupa String Quartet @ QSW Culture Centre
A Spanish violin and cello band playing jazz, funk, flamenco, and classical music at the RAW experimental performing arts festival. Improvisation is a big part of this band’s performance, which is probably why they’re part of the “experimental” festival.
100 RMB // 7.30 PM
179 Yichang Lu, near Jiangning Lu // 宜昌路179号， 近江宁路
Ron Kingston @ Renaissance Shanghai Yangtze
Melbourne singer-songwriter Ron Kingston plays smooth jazz at Renaissance. Think of it as something to look forward to as you indulge in the buy-one-get-one-free happy hour until showtime.
FREE // 9 PM
2099 Yanan Xi Lu, near Xingyi Lu, Changning district // 长宁区延安西路2099号, 兴义路
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