Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Mediterraneo Dance Festival @ ARTIST Dance
Learn to cha-cha-cha this week with Mediterraneo Dance Festival at ARTIST Dance and Aorora Museum. Join masterclasses with Lukas McFarlane, Julia Spiesser and Mattia Tuzzolino from Thursday to Saturday, enter the competition and mambo at the afterparty on Sunday.
400 RMB (single-class) 1600 RMB (1-day) 2900 RMB (3-days) // 12 PM – 6.30 PM (Mar 31 – Apr 3)
Room 306, 801 Quxi Road, near Jumen Lu // 瞿溪路801号306室, 近局门路
8 Art Cinema: Room @ Eight Art Hotel
Chill out on the terrace at Eight Art Hotel and watch Room (2015) from 8 PM. You can catch the film screening every Thursday night at Eight Art Hotel and if you can’t make it home then just get a room.
NO COVER // 8 PM
7 East Yanan Road, near South Sichuan Road // 延安东路7号, 近四川南路
Sum 41 @ Plus Space
90s Canadian punk rockers, Sum 41 spit in the face of Shanghai tonight at Plus Space. If you still still remember the skater boy hits from your school discos, like ‘In too Deep’ and ‘Fatlip’, then go relive the greatest moments of your teenage years.
180 RMB – 880 RMB // 8 PM
228 Tangzi Jin Road, near Guozhan Road // 塘子泾路228号, 近国展路
China International Comedy Festival: SEMI FINAL @ The Camel (Suzhou)
The winners of last week’s Kung Fu Komedy preliminaries move on to the China International Comedy Festival competition semi-finals at The Camel in Suzhou. Lookout for prop-comic Steve Lee from LA who came third on Saturday, along with the one and only Andy Curtain.
80 RMB (early bird) 100 RMB (regular) // 8.30 PM
Basement, 188 Xinghai Street // 星海街188号
Boston Bun @ Le Baron
Ed Banger records wheels in from Paris with Boston Bun at Le Baron. DJs Yeti B and Allan Marshall boss your Thursday night with French house and the works.
NO COVER // 9 PM
Floor 7, 20 Donghu Road, near Huaihai Road // 东湖路20号7楼， 近淮海中路
Junk @ Dada
Boogie down with Endy Chen at Dada, playing house and techno Junk ’til the early morning. DJ Lean hits the decks from 10 PM and Chen should be live by midnight.
NO COVER // 10 PM
115 Xingfu Road, near Fahuazhen Road // 幸福路115号, 近法华镇路
Lost Cargo @ The Shelter
Thursday night picks up Lost Cargo at The Shelter with four dark as hell DJs. Wang Yu Feng headlines with Faded Ghost, Aivilox and DIDI in support.
20 RMB // 10 PM
5 Yongfu Road, near West Fuxing Road // 永福路5号, 近复兴西路
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[Featuring Sum 41 @ Plus Space]