Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Say Cheese @ La Creperie
La Creperie indulges us with a new cheese and wine tasting night featuring 12 cheeses, 6 wines and a lucky draw. Get your fromage fix at the French restaurant this evening and sample their Camembert aoc, Tome de savoie, Coulommiers aux truffes and much, much more.
180 RMB (early bird) 230 RMB (standard) // 6 PM
No.1, Lane 30 Chongqing Nan Lu, near Taicang Lu // 重庆南路30弄1号， 近太仓路
DJ Doogie @ Kulou Bar
Kulou Bar unleashes an extended happy hour from 7pm to 10pm with tunes from resident DJ Doogie. Take advantage of the bar’s massive 3-hour long buy-one-get-one-free happy hour deal!
NO COVER // 7 PM
222 Xiangyang Rd, Xuhui District // 徐汇区, 襄阳路222号
Christmas Pantomime: Dick Whittington and his Cat @ Wellington College International
Wellington College International stages a Christmas pantomime ‘Dick Whittington and his Cat’, the “rags to riches” story of a poor boy who moves to London to seek his fortune. Tickets are free and there is a second performance on Thursday, but you must reserve seats at the school website.
FREE // 7 PM
1500 Yaolong Lu, near Haiyang Lu // 耀龙路1500号, 近海阳路
NO COVER // 7 PM
Building 3, Floor 1, 28 East Yuyuan Road, Jing’an District // 创客中心 静安区愚园东路28号3号楼1层 上海创客中心
Zhang Haochen piano recital @ Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre
Zhang Haochen performs at Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre, having captivated audiences all around the world. At 19 years old Zhang was the youngest ever gold medalist of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition (2009), tonight he promises a recital of Janneck, Schumman, Beethoven, Scriabin, Ginestera and Gina Stella.
180 RMB – 480 RMB // 7.30 PM
425 Dingxiang Lu, near Century Blvd // 上海东方艺术中心, 浦东新区丁香路425号
Nu Yorka @ Unico
Nu Yorka fuses the music, fashion & culture of New York City at Unico. It kicks off with DJ Caution, then live slam, guitar and drums from the Redic Experience, Jan Prochazka and Gilles De Hovre, plus the bar serves free ladies’ gin martinis for the first hour.
NO COVER // 9.30 PM
Three on the Bund, 2/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, near Guangdong Lu // 中山东一路3号外滩三号2楼, 近广东路
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[Banner features Zhang Haochen, photo by Benjamin Ealovega]