Where to go, what to do this week in Shanghai.
Love at First Slice @ Café des Stagiaires
Every Monday, Cafe des Stagiaires offers a buy one get one deal on pizza!
Consider this as a spot for a Monday evening date.
📍 1085 Wuding Road | 武定路1085号
Oyster Night @ POP Bar
For just ¥250 you get 12 oysters and one bottle of selected wine at Pop Bar in 3 on the Bund. Available only on Mondays..
💰 ¥250 (+10% service charge)
📍 17 Guangdong Road | 广东路17号
Movie Night: Edward Scissorhands @ The Pearl
A man with hands made of scissors and blades falls deeply in love with the daughter of the family that adopted him. The tale of Edward Scissorhands follows man unable to grasp what he cherishes most dearly. Don’t miss this award-winning film.
📍 471 Zhapu Road | 乍浦路471号
Sinofuturism Talk @ NYU
Lawrence Lek and Steve Goodman join forces to hash out ideas about Sino futurism and artificial intelligence.
🕒 5pm – 6pm
📍 1555 Century Avenue | 世纪大道1555号
Highway to Hell on Valentine’s Day @ Chronus Art Center
In this multimedia performance, artist Zhang Lehua explores love and its many forms.
🕒 3pm – 4.30pm
📍 Bldg 18, 50 Moganshan Road | 莫干山路50号18号楼
Critical Thinking dinner @ The Market
This time around, the critical thinking discussion will revolve around chivalry and societies fascination with it. Is chivalry dead? Is there a place for it in the 21st century? Let’s talk it out.
🕒 7pm – 8.30pm
📍 280 Aomen Road | 澳门路280号
Happy hour @ Andaz, Xintiandi Shanghai
Xuan Bar’s happy hour is offered between 5pm – 9pm where you can enjoy buy-one-get-one-free deals on selected cocktails and wines. There’s also live music performance from 6.30pm – 8.15pm. If you’re feeling peckish, there’s a special canapé set starting from just ¥58.
📍 88 Songshan Road | 88 嵩山路
Last day: Shanghai Dream @ ART LABOR Gallery
Celebrate creativity with the Art Labor gallery, featuring designers Jayson Atienza, Keena Fletcher and many others.
📍 570 Yongjia Road | 永嘉路570号
Understanding China’s cyber law @ Regal International East Asia Hotel
On June 1st, China’s first cyber security law will go into effect. It’s important to understand the implications of the law since it will affect many companies and individuals looking to access Chinese markets.
🕒 9am – 12.25pm
💰 ¥300 – 600
📍 516 Hengshan Road | 上海市衡山路516号
Six Appeal @ Daning Theatre
Six appeal is an incredible acapella cover band that covers music spanning several decades. Be prepared for the music experience of a lifetime.
📍 4/F, 1222 Pingxingguan Road | 平型关路1222号4楼
Russell Howard @ Yihai Theatre
Murder mystery dinner @ Epices & Foie Gras
Have you ever participated in a live murder mystery? Well, this is your chance!
Hosted by Epices & Foie gras, you and 24 other guests will work to solve a gruesome mystery while enjoying a delicious 3-course meal.
🕒 7.30pm – 10pm
📍 Room 5, Bldg A1, 309 Hankou Road | 汉口路309号A1号楼5室
Men in Tutus @ Majestic Theatre
This ballet features incredible choreography, tutus, and… male only performers? Check out what this could all be about!
📍 66 Jiangning Road | 江宁路66号
Philadelphia Orchestra Concert @ Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre
In 1973, The Philidelphia Orchestra was the first American group to visit the country. Watch them take make the stage in miraculous fashion, led by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, featuring pieces by Beethoven and Stravinsky.
🕒 7.30pm -9.30pm
💰 ¥80 – ¥1,880
📍 425 Dingxiang Road | 浦东丁香路425号
Tarra Conner Jones @ Heyday
Enjoy a varied repertoire of jazz and soul classics interpreted by Florida native, Tarra Conner Jones. Held in retro cocktail lounge and live music bar, Heyday, Tarra’s show is sure to bring you to your feet.
🕒 9.30pm – late
📍 50 Taian Road | 泰安路50号
Lost in Vegas: Casino Night @ The Pearl
If you love classy performances, card games, and prizes then this is your night. The Pearl is hosting a casino night featuring all of the above! Tickets come with one free drink. Games include Black Jack, Texas Hold’ em and Roulette.
💰 ¥100 – ¥200
📍 471 Zhapu Road | 乍浦路471号
MADNESS 2 year anniversary @ naked Hub
Get ready to learn and be inspired by innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders at MADNESS’ 2 year anniversary celebration! Prepare to be mind-blown by industry superstars such as Alibaba Group’s vice president,CEO at social video platform Kinetic ONE and Founder of the Art project Reg’Art. Expect Q&As, lots of lucky draw goodies to be won and a chance to mingle and meet like-minded people.
🕒 7pm – 11pm
💰 Pre-sale ¥119
📍 6/F Changshou Road 189 | 长寿路189号6楼
Canadian Buzz-Brass Quintet @ Himalayas Centre
Looking for some refreshing tunes to end your week? Be sure to check these fellas out. Buzz has won awards all over the world and has been recognized by some of the most respected voices in music. Their program includes pieces by Miles Davis, Gershwin, adn Pachelbel.
💰 ¥80 – ¥380
📍 1108 Meihua Road | 梅花路1108号
Dragon Burn 4 @ Secret Location
Come enjoy nature, art, music and much more at the fourth annual Dragon Burn festival. Held in a secret location, this year’s theme is Jungle Magic and will culminate in the burning of a wooden effigy.
🕒 (Until May 30)
Last Day: Moments and More @ OCAT Shanghai Project Space
Featuring talented artists including Wu Juehui, Wu Junyong, Xu Qu, Xiao He, Yang Guangnan, Yang Jian, Yang Zhenzhong and many others, this gallery is a meditation on how we present ourselves offline, and how social media influences our expression.
📍 3-4/F, Zone A, 869,Yinghua Road | 樱花路869号A区3-4楼
Last day: Control Point @ Don Gallery
Control Point, Lu Song’s first solo project is an exploration of creative trajectory through painstakingly beautiful paintings, featuring masterful technique.
📍 Unit 26, 1331 Fuxing Middle Road | 复兴中路1331号26座
Last day: Choo choo mama @ Edouard Malingue Gallery
The beauty of Eric Baudart’s gallery solo project is that he takes ordinary and mundane tools such as a cluster of plastic or paper, and turns it into a magnificently profound piece. Do not miss this exhibition.
📍 West Bund Art Center, 2555 Longteng Avenue
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