Where to go, what to do on Sept 9 in Shanghai.
Wicked Cabaret @ The Pearl
Be prepared to sit up straight and pay attention to twirling acrobats, bewitching burlesque dancers, and seductive enchantresses as you got Back to School at The Pearl’s Wicked Cabaret.
💰 Presale ¥100
📍 471 Zhapu Road | 乍浦路 471弄
W&W @ Fusion
Dutch duo Willem van Hanegem & Ward van der Harst of W&W combine the uplifting and melodic elements of trance with the raw intensity of electro and progressiveness of house to create a sound that is uniquely their own.
📍 5F, Building 6, 123 XingyeRoad | 兴业路123号6号楼5楼
“Anna Karenina” St. Petersburg Eifman Ballet @ Shanghai Oriental Art Center
Boris Eifman’s classic ballet piece focuses on the love triangle between Anna, her husband, and Count Vronsky. The drama portrays her love and passion that leads Anna to breach the then-current norms of social morality.
📍 425 Dingxiang Road | 丁香路425号
Chinese Dance “The Moon Opera” @ Shanghai International Dance Center
Chinese traditions meet modern dance in The Moon Opera by Wang Yabin. Based on the novel by the same name by Bi Feiyu, it tells the story of Xiao Yanqiu, a lead in the classical Chinese opera Flying to the Moon. Slowly her stage and real lives become intermingled, and soon enough, the character she plays cannot be separated from who she is. A tale of jealousy, love, talent and rejection.
📍 1650 Hongqiao Road | 虹桥路1650号
Nightwalker Solo Exhibition @ Suomei M50 Gallery
The artist LV Wenjing utilizes distorted body parts and partial animal figures as a metaphor for human desires in a forest-like exhibit. Open your mind, see your true ego, and awaken the animal in you.
📍 105, bldg 4, 50 Moganshan Road | 莫干山路50号4号楼105
FIBO CHINA @ Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Center of International Sourcing
The leading international trade show for fitness, wellness and health in China, FIBO China hosts over 100 international exhibitors presenting their products and services. The exhibition also includes nutritional concepts, sportswear and sports accessories, as well as tips in terms of health and beauty care.
🕒 Sep 7 – 9
📍 35 Zhongjiang Road | 中江路35号
DJ Optimo @ Dada
JD Twitch and JG Wilkes are responsible for the club night Optimo (Espacio), which ran in Glasgow between 1997 and 2010 at Sub Club. Each Optimo set is different, and this summer sees them celebrate 20 years since the birth of their club night and since they started DJing together.
📍 115 Xingfu Road | 幸福路115号
Long long ago, there is a mountain @ FQ Projects
Artist Sun Jing and Yu Qiping’s dual exhibition use paper as the main media of their artworks. Inspired by her trip to Nepal, Sun exploits mixed media art collage work on xuan paper to understand nature, while Yu reconstructs traditional Chinese painting in a modern way.
🕒 Until Oct 29
📍 76, 927 Middle HuaihaiRoad | 淮海中路927弄淮海坊76号
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