Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Lip sync battle @ The Pearl
Lights, camera, lip sync. Get ready to fake sing for your life and unleash your inner superstar. Eight competitors will pair up to do battle using lip sync as their weapon of choice to knock out their competition. There are three judges on stage and the audience will also be the judge to decide who performed best. pPre-sale tickets are ¥80 and ¥100 at the door. Booths are available for booking (3-4 people) from a minimum spend of ¥800 and VIP Boxes from ¥2000. Doors open at 5pm with a happy hour deal running until 7pm. Show starts at 9pm.
WHERE: 471 Zhapu Road // 乍浦路471弄
WHEN: Happy hour 5pm-7pm; show starts 9pm
PRICE:¥80 pre-sale; ¥100 at the door
Ladyfest Shanghai presents The Dating Monologues @ Daliah
On 11/11, China’s National Singles’ Day, Ladyfest Shanghai presents the 2nd annual “The Dating Monologues.” Think “Vagina Monologues,” but the raw stories of people dating in Shanghai will be revealed and shared. The purpose of this even it to produce an open platform to discuss dating in Shanghai. It will be fun, funny, and educational with games, raffles and more. The show event starts at 7pm and ends at 10.30pm.
WHERE: 408 North Shaanxi Road // 陕西北路408号
Storytelling by the Local Elderly @ naked Hub
Hear real live stories from the fifties and let the elderlies take you back in time. Listen to their fascinating stories and experiences. Tickets are ¥150 at the door and includes food and drinks. The event srats at 7pm.
WHERE: 3/F Building 5, 123 Xingye Road // 兴业路123弄5号3楼
PRICE: ¥150 at the door
Love Bang #37: Love Vs. Consumerism @ Dada
Shanghai’s classic dance party for bass, hip hop, cartoons, and open format madness returns to this busy club on Xingfu Road. Heatwolves and guest Zean – fresh off his Boiler Room appearance – bring the freshest sounds in Puxi straight to Dada’s big dance floor on the double holiday of “Single’s Day” and “Spend Money Online Day.” Starts from 10pm till late and this is a free event.
WHERE: 115 Xingfu Road // 幸福路115号
WHEN: 10pm till late
Shanghai Comedy Club Presents Tom Rhodes @ Ruijin Cajun
International touring comedian, original voice of Comedy Central, host of the popular podcast Tom Rhodes Radio and comedian’s comedian Tom Rhodes returns to Shanghai. His observations gathered from traveling the world many times over have won over audiences everywhere including Shanghai, where he has previously sold out a number of shows in the past. See Tom performing alongside some of Shanghai’s best comics at one of Shanghai Comedy Club’s 2 locations on November 11 and 12. Presale tickets are ¥170 and ¥200 at the door.
WHERE:1/F, Bldg A3, 800 Changde Road // 常德路800号A3栋1楼
PRICE: presale ¥170, at the door ¥200
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