Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Silent Film: The Thief of Bagdad @ The Pearl
Jewfest screens The Thief of Bagdad (1940) at The Pearl, a classic silent film with live musical accompaniment. This event begins early at 12.30 PM, followed by Shofar Plant Noise Rock Night at Yuyintang from 9 PM.
200 RMB incl. 2 drink/food items // 12.30 PM
471 Zhapu Road, near Wujin Road // 乍浦路471号, 近武进路
Shofar Planet Noise Rock Night @ Yuyintang
The Noise Revival Orchestra from USA plays at Yuyintang for Jewfest, presented by Rock n Roll Rebels and Shanghai Folk Rock United. Also on stage are Parachutes on Fire, David Warner and Liu Jian, from 9 PM.
60 RMB // 9 PM
851 Kaixuan Road, near West Yan’an Road // 凯旋路851号, 近延安西路
Wireless Transfer Modle Workshop @ XinCheJian
The DIY technologists at XinCheJian offer a workshop to help you understand wireless modle transmission. Presentations from the experts begin at 9 AM in the morning then the practical workshop starts at 1 PM, book your spot as attendance is limited to 20 people.
150 RMB (members) 200 RMB (non-members) // 9 AM – 5 PM
Building 3, Floor 1, 28 Yuyuan Road // 愚园东路28号3号楼1层
Rewriting Beyond Reality @ Art+ Gallery
Art+ welcomes spring with a new exhibition, ‘Rewriting Beyond Reality’ featuring paintings by Lin Weixiang and sculptures by Hu Ke. Joining the fantastical realms of Lin Weixiang’s highly detailed paintings and Hu Ke’s distinctive, lonely sculptures, ‘Rewriting Beyond Reality’ unfolds the multiple layers of reality and one’s perception of it, capturing the moments of self-doubt, unsettled feelings, and stifled expression in the individual.
FREE ENTRY // 3 PM – 7 PM (public opening, exhibition open until April 21)
191 South Suzhou Road, near Middle Sichuan Road // 南苏州路191号, 近四川中路
Black Chiise & Boyfried or Beer @ MAO Livehouse
Soul Style Dance showcase tonight at MAO Livehouse with 28 dance teams from 2 PM to 5 PM.
200 RMB (presale) 230 RMB (door) // 2 PM – 5 PM
Ladies either bring a boyfriend to MAO Livehouse or get a beer on the house, tough choice, 4 bands playing from 8.30 PM.
60 RMB (presale) 80 RMB (door) // 8.30 PM
3/F, 308 South Chongqing Road, near Middle Jianguo Road // 3/F, 重庆南路308号, 近建国中路
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[Featuring Jewfest @ The Pearl & Yuyintang]