Tuesday, February 19, 2019
8 °c
7 ° Sat
6 ° Sun
6 ° Mon
5 ° Tue
5 ° Wed
9 ° Thu

What’s on Today: ballet for babies, old Shanghai jazz night and drag party

Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.

Ballet performance for babies @ Small Theatre

Scotland’s Barrowland Ballet brings a performance for those under four to the Shanghai Children’s Art Theater next month. The Pine Tree, Poggle and Me is the story of Vince, who wants to explore the forest but is too scared — until he meets the friendly Poggle. Together, they embark on an adventure through the forest in this warm-hearted, sensory performance with live music, clapping rhythms and comedy. This is a two day show and tickets are ¥180.

WHEN: 10:30am, 3:30pm, 4pm, 7:30pm
PRICE: ¥180
WHERE: 800 Miaojiang Road // 苗江路800号

Vladimir Caamaño @ Kung Fu Komedy


Comedian Vladimir Caamaño is performing at Kung Fu Komedy for two nights on Nov 18th and 19th. Caamaño’s comedic style is the fruit of an immigrant Dominican family living in the cultural mecca that is New York City and is described as an elegant combination of urban grit and intellect. He is currently developing television shows with top comedy producers and networks. You can catch Vlad’s stand-up comedy on LOL, Kevin Hart’s new digital platform which will unroll this fall. Tickets are ¥200.

WHEN: Nov 18, 9pm; Nov 19, 8pm & 10pm;
PRICE: ¥200
WHERE: 4F, 1 North Xiangyang Road // 襄阳北路1号4楼

Old Shanghai Jazz Night @ The Pearl


The Pearl and the glamorous jazz band “OLD SHANGHAI“ invites you to night of classic 1920’s swing jazz this Friday mashed with modern chart-topping hits you can sing to with a retro spin. Expect to be blown away by the powerful and unique stage presence of a mix of modern rock and pop songs in a vintage fashion. Band inspired by the American YouTube sensation Postmodern Jukebox (PMK) , they’ve adapted some of PMJ’s most popular hit songs. Pre-sale tickets are ¥80.