Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Impermanent Scenaries @ Art+ Gallery
Art+ Gallery unveils ‘Impermanent Scenaries’, exhibiting the work of three young Chinese artists who question our understanding of the city and expose its inherently fluid nature. Experience the show anytime between January 8 and February 28, open from 10am to 7pm, Tuesday to Sunday.
FREE // 10 AM – 7 PM
191 South Suzhou Road (near Middle Sichuan Road) Huangpu District // 黄浦区南苏州路191号（近四川中路）
Open Bar + Open Mic @ Shanghai Comedy Club
Evan Eames hosts Open bar + Open mic at Shanghai Comedy Club with 2 for 1 steaks and 120 Open bar for 3+ hours. Watch Evan Eames pull some funny faces and don’t let it put you off your dinner.
NO COVER // 8 PM
5-6/F, 219 Jinxian Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu // 进贤路221号5-6楼, 近陕西南路
Friday Night Comedy @ Kung Fu Komedy Club
Andy Curtain hosts the Friday night Standup Comedy Showcase at Kung Fu Komedy Club. A whole night of laughs with veteran comics Adam Skuse, Drew Fralick, Laurent Dupont, Misha Kalhin and Mohammed Magdi.
50 RMB // 8.30 PM
4F, 1 Xiangyang Bei Lu, near Julu Lu, Xuhui District // 徐汇区襄阳北路1号4楼，近巨鹿路
Jon Kennedy @ Dada
British, underground DJ and “King of Downtempo” Jon Kennedy slaps down some remixes at Dada. The Xingfu rave features a big player who is a BBC Radio 1 DJ and has released on labels like Grand Central and Tru Thoughts.
FREE ENTRY // 10 PM
115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu // 幸福路115号, 近法华镇路
AprèsSki Festival Pre-party @ The Mansion
The Mansion warms up for AprèsSki with Guilty Pleasure, the hottest EDM festival this winter. DJs TYGI, Lina K, Christina Lindberg, Jeff Chong and Bruno Marques play extreme sports music until the early morning.
100 RMB incl. 5 drinks // 10 PM
Dynasty Villa – B18, 851 Hongjing Lu, near Yan’an Xi Lu // 虹井路851号B18栋, 近延安西路
Star Wars Private Viewing and Pre-party @ IAPM
The Shanghai butler App, ‘Get’ books out a cinema theatre at the IAPM mall for the release of Star Wars The Force Awakens. Be the first to see the new film in Shanghai and get excited at The Cut pre-party where they offer Jameson whisky with ginger ale and lime (2 for 100 RMB) until showtime at 11:55 PM.
150 RMB // 10 PM
The Cut (IAPM Mall), 6-7/F, 606, 999 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu // 淮海中路999号6楼606, 近陕西南路
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