Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Design Shanghai 2016 @ Shanghai Exhibition Centre
International designers gather at Shanghai Exhibition Centre to showcase their cutting-edge work at Asia’s biggest design event. Join over 40,000 visitors who cram into the 4-day event year on year to get some inspiration.
200 RMB (1-day pass) // 10 AM – 9 PM
1000 Yan’an Road, near Tongren Road // 延安中路1000号, 近铜仁路
A Tale of Cause and Effect @ Agora Space
Meet-up with the Shanghai Data Science group at Agora Space and discuss sociological statistics, essential knowledge for people working in human resources, marketing, advertising and more. Tonight the data-scientists discuss analyse of the mundane decision-making situations in everyday life, “Will eating salad make me healthier? Will sending my kid to preschool make him smarter? Will giving my employee 20% free time improve their productivity? Will spending more on advertising drive in more sales?”
RSVP // 7.30 PM – 9.30 PM
Room 101, Building 3, 1199 Panyu Road, near Nandan Road // 番禺路1199弄3号101室
Urban Aphrodite: Fast Time at Ridgemont High @ The Apartment
Urban Aphrodite International theatre company reimagines the classic 80s film on stage at The Apartment. This comic sendup of Sean Penn’s debut movie promises cross-dressing, lovable characters and a few surprise trips down memory lane.
150 RMB // 8 PM (March 9 – 13)
Floor 3, 43 Yongfu Road, near Fuxing Road // 永福路47号3楼, 近复兴西路
Split Works: Blackbird Blackbird & Chad Valley @ Yuyintang
Split Works presents dreamy folk-tronica and swoony solo electro-pop from bands Blackbird Blackbird & Chad Valley, “the perfect soundtrack to melting frost and tangerine skies”. Cuddle up at Yuyintang for what is being described as an “intimate evening filled with visions of sunny shores and brighter tomorrows.”
100 RMB (presale) 120 RMB (door) // 8.30 PM
Yuyintang, 851 Kaixuan Road near West // 育音堂，凯旋路851号, 近延安西路口
Pierogi Ladies Launch Event @ Craft
Ever tried the Polish equivalent of jiaozi, a kind of dumpling? Taste pierogi dumplings and submerse yourself in Polish culture at Craft, plus wash it all down with a drink based on Polish Bison Grass Vodka. After the sampling, join in with fun games related to Polish culture. The winners will recieve enviable prizes from FS Juice, LALU Natural Skincare and Pierogi ladies!
NO COVER // 9 PM – LATE
Donghu Hotel South Wing, 7 Donghu Road, above Cinderella KTV // 东湖宾馆, 东湖路7号
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[Featuring Urban Aphrodite: Fast Time at Ridgemont High @ The Apartment]