Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Nonsense Machine @ Ming Contemporary Art Museum
Ming Contemporary Art Museum exhibits Maywa Denki’s first solo show in Shanghai, Nonsense Machine. Denki’s largest ever exhibition, it isn’t just a retrospective of the past 22 years, new works feature from the series of NAKI, EDELWEISS and VOICE MECHANICS.
NO COVER // 10 AM – 6 PM
436 Yonghe Dong Lu, near Pingxingguan Lu // 永和东路436号, 近平型关路
Young Forever @ MAO Livehouse
MAO Livehouse supports the local music scene as always with a big 5 band lineup, Young Forever. The lineup features From Somewhere Else, Orange, Plastic Chocolate, Nonplus of Color and Little Monster.
50 RMB (advance) 80 RMB (door) // 8 PM – 11.30 PM
3/F, 308 Chongqing South Road, near Jiangguo Road // 黄浦区, 重庆南路308号3楼 (近建国中路)
Standup Comedy Spotlight: Storm Xu @ Kung Fu Komedy Club
Kung Fu Komedy Club presents Storm Xu in the Standup Comedy Spotlight. Turner Sparks hosts the night with supporting standup comics, Adam Skuze and Chris Baker.
50 RMB (advance) 70 RMB (door) // 8.45 PM
4/F, 1 Xiangyang Bei Lu, near Julu Lu // 襄阳北路1号4楼, 近巨鹿路
Prison on Fire @ iCON
DJ Kuma Ray headlines at the new iCON in Shanghai Stadium, Shanghai’s biggest LGBT nightclub. Organised by Angel Shanghai, it promises gogo boys and plenty of naughty prisoners.
30 RMB (incl. 1 drink before 11PM) 60 RMB (incl. 1 drink after 11 PM) 100 RMB incl. 3 drinks after 11 PM) // 10 PM
Shanghai Stadium, Gate 7, Lingling Lu, near Xietu Lu // 上海体育场7号门, 零陵路, 近斜土路
Eat My Beats @ The Mansion
Hard beats at The Mansion, Eat My Beats starts at 10 PM with techno headliners Lei Hong (live) and Gordon David (live). Support from DJs Arno & Johannes, Lina K and Floveet.
100 RMB incl. 5 drinks // 10 PM – LATE
Dynasty Villa – B18, 851 Hongjing Lu, near Yan’an Xi Lu // 虹井路851号B18栋, 近延安西路
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