Where to go, what to do on Aug 16 in Shanghai.
Fantasy Cabaret Show @ The Pearl
Things are about to get hot and steamy with this Las Vegas-themed show featuring pole dance champion Kseniya Penne. Paired with sensual music and drinks, this performance will fulfill some of your wildest fantasies.
🕒 Until Aug 30, 9pm – 11.45pm
💰 Pre-sale ¥100; At the door ¥150
📍 471 Zhapu Road | 乍浦路471号
Papirus @ Shanghai Children’s Art Theatre
This heartfelt play weaves the stories of two lonely strangers who discover one another in the middle of nowhere. Not sharing the same tongue, they attempt to communicate through gestures and drawings. “Papirus” shows the magic that comes out of a heart-to-heart connection.
🕒 Until Aug 19, 7.30pm
💰 ¥180/ ¥280/ ¥380
📍 800 Miaojiang Road | 苗江路800号
Young Professionals Mixer @ Henkes
AustCham Shanghai hosts students and young professionals in this social mixer. With a wine bar and a terrace, this event is perfect for networking with peers.
🕒 6.30pm – 8.30pm
💰 Member ¥50/ Non-member ¥100
📍 1601 West Nanjing Road | 南京西路1601号
Mindfulness in the Workplace @ Gemma Capri Lifestyle
Stressed out and overworked? Brandon Mehrgut, founder of Shanghai Mindfulness, helps workers relax their bodies and clear their minds with mindfulness exercises. Include a Capri dinner.
🕒 6.45pm – 8.45pm
📍 20 Donghu Road | 东湖路20号
Dionysian by Yan Zhancheng @ Aura Gallery
Shanxi-born artist Yan Zhanshan is known for his critique on the absurdity of modern life and juxtaposition between primitive and contemporary art. Happening at Blackstone Apartments, take in his work capturing his doubts, uncertainty, and helplessness in current times.
🕒 Last day; 10.30am – 6pm
💰 Free entry
📍 1331 Middle Fuxing Road | 复兴中路1331号
Retro Gaming night @ Palmeto
Drop by for some after-hours fun from an emulator running N64 on a projector. Win prizes after rounds on classic Super Street Fighter 2, Super Mario Kart, and Mortal Kombat 2.
🕒 Until Nov 29, 9pm – 11pm
💰 Free entry
📍 800 Changde Road | 常德路800号
Burger deals @ Xuan Bar
Stop in this trendy eatery and feast yourself with buy-one-get-one-free burger deals including complimentary free flow iced tea. Available on weekdays until the end of August.
🕒 11.30am – 2.30pm
📍 88 Songshan Road | 嵩山路 88号
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