Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai.
Last day: Jennifer West: “Is Film Over?” @ Yuz Museum
Yuz Museum is teaming up with Los Angeles County Museum of Art to bring Jennifer West’s first museum exhibition in China. Taking place in the Yuz Project Room, the exhibition will explore what lies between film and art. The gallery will be showing five films that will represent the artist’s cross-platform thinking and artistic practice.
🕒 Last day
📍 35 Fenggu Road | 丰谷路35号
Pink Brunch @ Andaz Xintiandi
Registered runners and non-runners alike are invited to indulge in this all-you-can-eat Pink brunch after the Pride Run. Savor a vast range of hot and cold selections, barbecue, and dessert courtesy of the hotel’s talented chefs.
🕒 11.30am – 2pm
💰 ¥200 for non-runners; free for runners with a minimum donation of ¥150
📍 88 Songshan Road | 嵩山路88号
The Painted Garden @ Shanghai International Dance Theatre
What’s an alternative for ages 3 to 7 to watching an aesthetic play? Physically being part of a play. Touring the globe extensively, T.P.O, the Italian innovative children theatre, lands in Shanghai International Dance Theatre to engage your kids in some creative and interactive impromptu acting. Today, “The Painted Garden” promises an unprecedented theatrical experience that features vibrant sensory details created through dancers’ choreography, participants’ body movements and an ambient landscape of colors, lights, shapes, sounds and images.
🕒 10am, 3pm, 7.30pm
💰 ¥220 each, ¥630 for three
📍 1650 Hongqiao Road | 虹桥路1650号
(Until June 18) Djemba Djemba China Tour @ Modernsky Lab Shanghai
Djemba Djemba throws a bass party in town that will blow your mind. As a multi-platinum record producer who has worked for big names like Britney Spears, Sia and Chris Brown, he is more than eager to venture on his own and create music genres that are like nobody else’s. Head to Modernsky Lab and enjoy some of his great experiments.
🕒 June 17 & 18, 9.30pm – 1am
💰 ¥150 pre-sale, ¥200 at the door
📍 188 Ruihong Road | 瑞虹路188号
White Party Brunch @ URBN Hotel
The World Academy for the Future of Women joins forces with the International Professional Women’s Society to call for attention to women’s rights to promotion in the workplace.The program is dedicated to developing a sustainable growth of female leaders worldwide to achieve gender equality according to the United Nations’ standards. Everyone is welcomed. Just dress in white and join the White Party Brunch to smash the glass ceiling for women!
🕒 10.30am – 2pm
💰 ¥300 for members, ¥400 for non-members, ¥200 for children
📍 183 Jiaozhou Road | 胶州路183号
LGBTQ Groups Open Day & Forum @ Andaz Xintiandi
The event is for LGBTQ advocacy groups to get together for networking and sharing, and will have two modules. One is a showcase in which over 30 groups from all over the country will talk about their purpose and activities, which include topics such as same-sex marriage, transgender rights, campus education, and public health. Simultaneously, two forums will be held, the first regarding family matters from 11am to 1pm, and the second LGBTQ initiatives from 2pm to 4pm. Both will have Q&A sessions after. RSVP is required for forum attendance, but not for the Open Day showcase
🕒 June 17, 10am – 4pm
📍 88 Songshan Road | 嵩山路88号
The Pink Party @ 8Art Hotel
Pride9 will go out in a flurry of pink. An annual expression of solidarity and acceptance, the party will include dazzling performances and prizes. All raffle prizes will raise funds for CnPRIDE and the Teacher Gender Equity Education Workshop by Guangzhou Gay and Lesbian Campus Association of China. Come dressed in all shades of pink.
🕒 June 17, 9pm – 2am
💰 ¥100 (includes one drink)
📍 7 East Yan’an Road | 延安东路7号
Octave 50 Hours Restorative Yoga Training @ The Living Room by Octave
Stress is an inevitable side effect of working life, and regardless of who you are, where you’re from and what you do, it still affects you. At times of such, there’s a remedy, thanks to the splendid Summer Cleansing With OCTAVE 50 HOURS Restorative Yoga Training. Fela Adebiyi, one of the world’s top yoga teachers, is going to introduce the soothing powers of Restorative Yoga to you through 3 sessions, leaving your mind and body rejuvenated, fresh and restored as you explore this deeply purifying, nourishing healing method.
🕒 June 17 18, 24 – 25; July 1 – 2
💰 ¥6,800 (including on month of unlimited group class)
📍 357 West Jianguo Road | 建国西路357号
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