Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Kurt Metzger @ Kungfu Komedy Club
For those who love stand up comedy, Kurt Metzger goes to Kungfu Komedy Club. As a regular on Comedy Central and has written for the acclaimed Chappelle’s Show, Metzger has also received Emmy nominations for his writing.
📍 4/F, 1 Xiangyang North Road //襄阳北路1号4楼
Shanghai Baroque Festival @ Shanghai Symphony Hall
At the 3rd Shanghai Baroque Festival, Andreas Scholl is headlining the event. Scholl is a German countertenor and a classical singer in the alto vocal range. He has dedicated his entire life to singing and worked with Baroque specialists. The event starts at 7.45pm and tickets are ¥80 held at the Shanghai Symphony Hall.
📍 1380 Fuxing Middle Road // 复兴中路1380号
Christmas Fair @ Xintiandi Style
The Xintiandi Christmas Fair is back again this year until the 25th on Madang Road and Zizhong Road. There will be 70+ vendors and 5 Christmas huts selling all sorts of amazing gems, handcrafted jewellery, deliciously indulgent food, drinks and more.
🕒 12pm – 8pm
📍 Madang Road & Zizhong Road // 马当路和自忠路沿街
Dillon Francis @ Linx
Chart-topping DJ Dillon Francis lands in Linx Club tonight from 10pm onwards. Known for his progressive house music, he was named MTV’s “artist to watch” in 2013 and has collaborated with Kygo, Diplo, Calvin Harris, among others.
📍 2/F, 98 Huaihai Middle Road // 淮海中路98号2楼
RAM Kids Workshop @ Rockbund Art Museum
In this workshop for kids aged 7 to 12, RAM art studio will be guiding kids on exploring their feelings through art. They will be combining art with daily life. Their goal is for kids to understand that although there are similarities between everyone, each individual is unique.
🕒 2.30pm – 4pm
📍 67 Huqiu Road // 虎丘路67号
Flexx Ballet Tour @ Majestic Theatre
Flexx Ballet show blurs the line between reality and fantasy, creating a memorable experience. Through ballet, they demonstrate “masculine brutality that yields to nothing but love” and “feminine grace governed by sensuality.” This performance combines modern LED technology and pyrotechnics with ballet.
📍 66 Jiangning Road // 静安区江宁路66号
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