Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Dennis Rodman screening @ The Apartment
Former NBA legend Dennis Rodman’s visits to North Korea a few years ago made news around the world and remain one of the most memorably unexpected and unlikely events in recent memory. He was tailed by a British film crew who produced a fascinating documentary about his last few adventures there with Kim Jong Un. Watch the Shanghai premiere at The Apartment and you’ll get to meet Koryo Tours’ Simon Cockerell who helped in film production.
WHERE: 3/F, 47 Yongfu Road // 永福路 47号, 三楼
PRICE: Entry ¥50, includes one drink
CONTACT: +86 21 6437 9478
Photography @ Craft
Hop on over to Craft today for a free portrait photo session by renowned Shanghai based photographer – Marcin Gnaś. The portraits taken will be exhibited and auctioned in Craft after a month long sessions and all of the proceeds will be donated to the ”Guangxi Dog Foundation” – a non-profit organisation that rescues dogs saved from the annual Yulin dog meat festival.
WHEN: 9pm, every Wednesday until Sept 15th
WHERE: Donghu Road 7 // 东湖路 7号
Photography exhibit @ SCôP
Today kicks off the first day the exhibit “Nature: A Subjective Place” at SCôP, the Shanghai Centre of Photography. Located in West Bund, SCôP aims to be the leading museum-quality venue dedicated to the wonders of photography in Shanghai. With a mission to inspire the local community with the dynamism of Chinese photography, this new exhibit is ongoing until the end of October. It presents over 70 extraordinary photographic collections created using a diverse range of styles, techniques and approaches.
WHEN: 10am-5.30pm everyday until October 27, 2016
WHERE: 2555, 1 Longteng Avenue // 龙腾大道 1号
CONTACT: +8621 6428 9516
Pizza Day @ Sofia Pizzeria
A quaint and cosy little Pizzeria located in Beijing Road and Anfu Road, Sofia will be celebrating pizza today by offering 2-for-1 deals. This joint specialises in a selection of pizzas and word is the Nonya Chicken pizza is one of the best!
WHEN: All day
// 1124 Beijing Road // 北京路1124号 // +8621 6266 1016
// 37 Anfu Road // 安福路37号 // +8621 5404 0060
Win smart @ Creator Space
We make a lot of effort to get things done in our day to day life, but the outcome does not always turn out the way we want.Have you ever thought about how to get what you have always wanted with smart effort? What EXACTLY do you need to do to make things happen? The Shanghai Women Leadership Network (SWLN) invites you to join them to explore this topic, in a workshop facilitated by a Gallup Clifton Strengths Finder Coach Yoky. You will explore how to get the things that you always wanted in the ways that works the best for you. Make sure you RSVP before you rock up.
WHERE: 888 Hua Shan Road // 华山路888号
PRICE: ¥80, ¥50 for SWLN members
CONTACT: [email protected]
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