Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Fashionista Glance @ Calin Fashion Academy
Enjoy a glamorous day full of style, fashion and art, and become the fashionista you always dreamed of at Calin Fashion Academy. Fashionista Glance teaches you how to draw a fashion sketch, develop new shapes and silhouettes, experiment and play with unconventional materials, draping, colouring and embellishing your own designs. All this in a creative environment, accompanied by snacks, drinks and an awesome group of people!
1000 RMB // 10 AM – 3 PM
Suite 203, 205 Maoming Nan Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu // 茂名南路205号瑞金大厦203室, 近复兴中路
Under Construction Art Exhibition @ 600 North Shanxi Road
Under Construction Art Exhibition shows the work of independent artists in the raw environment of a construction site. This, the fourth show features the work of artists Esther Chow, Carole, Chen En Li, Alina, Guillaome, Sesa Wu, Amey Kandalgonkar, Yimei and Rolento.
FREE ENTRY // 10 AM – 9 PM
600 North Shanxi Road (near Xin Zhan Road, beside Starbucks) // 陕西北路600弄 (近新站路, 星巴克的旁边)
Shop & Drink for Vivienne’s Animal Shelter @ The Rooster
Vivienne’s Animal Shelter reaches out to you for help with supporting its 38 dogs and 45 cats by shopping and drinking at The Rooster this afternoon. The shelter, which opened in 2009, will sadly have to shutdown unless it raises 15,000 RMB. Between 2 PM and 5 PM the shelter offers high quality pet products for cheap prices and The Rooster donates all of its proceeds to the charity.
NO COVER // 2 PM – 5 PM
51 Yongkang Lu, near Xiangyang Lu // 永康路51号， 近襄阳路
Zmack Wars: The Geek Awakens @ Shanghai Comedy Club
The Zmack Family improv comedy group presents Zmack Wars at Shanghai Comedy Club. Zmack promises “A Comedy Spectacle on a Cosmic Scale” so rev-up the Millennium Falcon, awaken the geek, and set your course for the comedy club above Masse restaurant.
100 RMB (presale) 120 RMB (door) incl. 1 drink & free popcorn // 8.30 PM
5-6/F, 219 Jinxian Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu (above Masse) // 进贤路221号5-6楼, 近陕西南路
DJ Andrew Ford @ Zapata’s
Resident DJ at Taipei’s Room 18, Barcode and The Brass Monkey, DJ Andrew Ford spins the decks at Zapata’s. If you’re looking for a fiesta then head to the Mexican bar on Hengshan Road and look out for the moustached man wearing a sombrero.
290 RMB // 9 PM
5 Hengshan Lu, near Dongping Lu // 衡山路5号, 近东平路
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[Banner features Calin Fashion Academy, see ‘Fashionista Glance’]