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    • Seems like just yesterday it was Windows Underground. Garage celebrates its 3rd birthday doing what it does best. Free cover, free cocktails and beer from 9-11pm.
      On Apr 28 at Windows Garage 702 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Qinghai Lu
    Seems like just yesterday it was Windows Underground. Garage celebrates its 3rd birthday doing what it does best. Free cover, free cocktails and beer from 9-11pm.
    On Apr 28 at Windows Garage
 
    • New monthly film night curated by the women behind Ladyfest. They're showing two documentaries about feminist bands and Riot Girrrl history. Movies start at 9pm. No cover.
      On Apr 29 at Dada 115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu
    New monthly film night curated by the women behind Ladyfest. They're showing two documentaries about feminist bands and Riot Girrrl history. Movies start at 9pm. No cover.
    On Apr 29 at Dada
 
    • May holidays begin with high-end dive Dada's long-running Minimalist night. Actually they don't play minimal -- expect house, techno, and acid. Tunes by Will A and NMLSS. Usually a banger. Starts at 10pm and goes late. No cover.
      On Apr 30 at Dada

    May holidays begin with high-end dive Dada's long-running Minimalist night. Actually they don't play minimal -- expect house, techno, and acid. Tunes by Will A and NMLSS. Usually a banger. Starts at 10pm and goes late. No cover.
    On Apr 30 at Dada

 
    • Highrise club M1NT does another theme party -- this time it's the Garden of Eden. They say "...Because you all know the story of Adam & Eve at the forbidden tree... But after all a life spent resisting temptations is a wasted life and you are only in trouble if you get caught." Expect decorations, costumes, and performances. Cover is 100rmb. Starts at 10pm and goes late.
      On Apr 30 at M1NT

    Highrise club M1NT does another theme party -- this time it's the Garden of Eden. They say "...Because you all know the story of Adam & Eve at the forbidden tree... But after all a life spent resisting temptations is a wasted life and you...
    On Apr 30 at M1NT

 

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Dining

    • M1NT's restaurant has two French chefs serving up a four-course dinner with a champagne pairing. Chefs are Michael Wendling from Cuivre / T for Thai / CU+ and M1NT's Michael Jakovljev. Price is 598rmb per person plus 10%. Reservation only. French touch music on the soundsystem.
      On Apr 30 at M1NT

    M1NT's restaurant has two French chefs serving up a four-course dinner with a champagne pairing. Chefs are Michael Wendling from Cuivre / T for Thai / CU+ and M1NT's Michael Jakovljev. Price is 598rmb per person plus 10%. Reservation only....
    On Apr 30 at M1NT

 
    • Brew Bash & BBQ to launch the long weekend. All-you-can-eat BBQ and the fixins alongside two pints of craft beer for 250rmb. Upgrade to free-flow until midnight for an extra 50rmb. Solidaz and DJ Nyna playing live all night. Starts at 5.30pm and goes til late, or when the beer runs out.
      On Apr 30 at The BREW

    Brew Bash & BBQ to launch the long weekend. All-you-can-eat BBQ and the fixins alongside two pints of craft beer for 250rmb. Upgrade to free-flow until midnight for an extra 50rmb. Solidaz and DJ Nyna playing live all night. Starts at...
    On Apr 30 at The BREW

 
    • Sasha's does a steak dinner for 2-3 people to share, with a 1kg black angus beef rib-eye, grain fed for 120 days and served with some sides for 880rmb. Offer good daily until April 30. Heard good things about the steak.
      Daily until Apr 30 at Sasha's

    Sasha's does a steak dinner for 2-3 people to share, with a 1kg black angus beef rib-eye, grain fed for 120 days and served with some sides for 880rmb. Offer good daily until April 30. Heard good things about the steak.
    Daily until Apr 30 at Sasha's

 
    • The Marriott has some Thai chefs visiting to make a buffet. Price is 298rmb per person plus a 15% surcharge. Available from 5.30-9.30pm.
      Daily until May 3 at Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre 555 Xizang Zhong Lu
    The Marriott has some Thai chefs visiting to make a buffet. Price is 298rmb per person plus a 15% surcharge. Available from 5.30-9.30pm.
    Daily until May 3 at Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre
 

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Arts

  • Eastern European artist Jakub Jochym has a solo art show at Red Town venue On-Stage. Bunch of paintings and drawings about spacing out and fantasizing about being a thug in Shanghai. Sounds interesting. No cover. On display daily until May...
    Every Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun until May 11 at On Stage

 
    • Long Museum is teaming up with Sotheby’s auction house to present a private collection of drawings by the late, great Rembrandt as well as a whole bunch of his contemporaries. Comprising 81 works by the likes of Jacob van Ruisdael, Hendrick Avercamp, Jan van Goyen and Rembrandt, together, they present an overview of 17th-century Dutch life and culture. Sounds pretty good. Tickets cost 50rmb a pop.
      Daily until May 10 at Long Museum (West Bund)

    Long Museum is teaming up with Sotheby’s auction house to present a private collection of drawings by the late, great Rembrandt as well as a whole bunch of his contemporaries. Comprising 81 works by the likes of Jacob van Ruisdael,...
    Daily until May 10 at Long Museum (West Bund)

 
    • A solo show by American artist Michael Joaquin Grey called My Lagerstätte goes on display at the rather excellent Chronus Art Center this April. Comprising three massive cinematic works, they come together to tell an audiovisual epic of a journey to the center of the solar system... Should be good. Grandly opens 1 April from 6pm.
      Daily until May 1 at Chronus Art Center

    A solo show by American artist Michael Joaquin Grey called My Lagerstätte goes on display at the rather excellent Chronus Art Center this April. Comprising three massive cinematic works, they come together to tell an audiovisual epic of a...
    Daily until May 1 at Chronus Art Center

 
    • Aike Dellarco presents two new works by Chongqing-born artist, Tao Hui. Comprising a sound installation and a video installation, they two effectively create a dialogue with each other, and both incorporate interactive elements. Concerned with issues of identity, gender, ethnicity, and traditional culture, Tao incorporates folk art and classical literature to construct absurd scenes of displacement and sorrow... Should be good.
      Daily until May 18 at Aike Dellarco

    Aike Dellarco presents two new works by Chongqing-born artist, Tao Hui. Comprising a sound installation and a video installation, they two effectively create a dialogue with each other, and both incorporate interactive elements. Concerned...
    Daily until May 18 at Aike Dellarco

 

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Stage

    • Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano vocalist Joyce DiDonato takes to the stage with violinist Dmitry Sinkovsky and baroque ensemble Il Pomo d'Oro at the Shanghai Grand Theatre for an evening of royal arias from the 17th and 18th centuries from legendary composers like Scarlatti, Monteverdi, Giacomelli, Vivaldi, and more. Tickets price start from 160rmb. Show starts at 7.30pm. Tickets start at 160rmb on SmartTicket.
      On May 08 at Shanghai Grand Theatre

    Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano vocalist Joyce DiDonato takes to the stage with violinist Dmitry Sinkovsky and baroque ensemble Il Pomo d'Oro at the Shanghai Grand Theatre for an evening of royal arias from the 17th and 18th centuries...
    On May 08 at Shanghai Grand Theatre

 
    • Elvis Presley. The King Of Rock And Roll. In Chinese, "The Cat King." The Shanghai Oriental Art Center brings in Elvis tribute artist David King in for a night based on the Elvis '68 comeback special and the '72 Vegas show. Expect forty of The King's greatest hits, including "Jailhouse Rock", "Heartbreak Hotel", and "Hound Dog". This one is fun for the whole family. Two nights only. Tickets start at 180rmb on SmartTicket. Show starts at 7.15pm.
      On May 13 at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

    Elvis Presley. The King Of Rock And Roll. In Chinese, "The Cat King." The Shanghai Oriental Art Center brings in Elvis tribute artist David King in for a night based on the Elvis '68 comeback special and the '72 Vegas show. Expect forty of...
    On May 13 at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

 
    • Monaco's premier orchestra comes to Shanghai for a night of Rossini, Ravel, Rossini, and Beethoven, at the Shanghai Oriental Art Center. Founded in 1856, their history includes conductors like Richard Strauss, Sir George Solti, and many more. Now they are led by Italian conductor Gianluigi Gelmetti, one of the modern era's most prestigious conductors. Show starts at 7.30pm. Tickets start at 180rmb on SmartTicket.
      On May 17 at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

    Monaco's premier orchestra comes to Shanghai for a night of Rossini, Ravel, Rossini, and Beethoven, at the Shanghai Oriental Art Center. Founded in 1856, their history includes conductors like Richard Strauss, Sir George Solti, and many...
    On May 17 at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

 
    • A warm, neon adaptation of two of the world's most classic fairy tales: The Ugly Duckling and The Tortoise and the Hare. Expect electroluminescent ducks and glowing animals in this show that's suitable for ages five and up. The production has been on tour in the US since 2012, and is now making its way to Shanghai for two days only. Tickets start at 180rmb on SmartTicket. Shows start at 2.30pm and 7.30pm on the 23rd, and 10.30am and 2.30pm on the 24th.
      From May 23 until May 24 Daily at Shanghai Children's Art Theatre

    A warm, neon adaptation of two of the world's most classic fairy tales: The Ugly Duckling and The Tortoise and the Hare. Expect electroluminescent ducks and glowing animals in this show that's suitable for ages five and up. The production...
    From May 23 until May 24 Daily at Shanghai Children's Art Theatre

 

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Others

    • Multi-taskers Creative Collective run a fashion boutique, design studio, gallery, event planning agency. Now they're running a new casual meet-up for the ever enigmatic creatives to connect. Four professionals in different industries share stories and thoughts on what it means to be creative. Drink deals include wine for 25rmb and Ricard, Aperol Spritz, or Kronembourg Blond for 30rmb. Finger foods for 50rmb and cheese platter for 150 rmb. Networking goes from 7:30-8:30pm, and guest speakers talk from 8:30-9:30pm. Scan the QR code on the flyer and bring biz cards.
      On Apr 29 at Kartel

    Multi-taskers Creative Collective run a fashion boutique, design studio, gallery, event planning agency. Now they're running a new casual meet-up for the ever enigmatic creatives to connect. Four professionals in different industries share...
    On Apr 29 at Kartel

 
    • Great place to watch the Pacquiao V Mayweather fight with a big screen projection in the Brew's courtyard. Get there at 8.30am for brunch and a pint of craft beer for 198rmb + 15% service charge. Between now and the morning of the fight, if you buy a Brew Growler or Stein, you could win a framed photo collage signed by both fighters -- only if you're there May 3 to pick up your prize.
      On May 03 at The BREW The Kerry Hotel, 1388 Huamu Lu, near Fangdian Lu
    Great place to watch the Pacquiao V Mayweather fight with a big screen projection in the Brew's courtyard. Get there at 8.30am for brunch and a pint of craft beer for 198rmb + 15% service charge. Between now and the morning of the fight,...
    On May 03 at The BREW
 
    • The Boudoir is Shanghai's first and only burlesque social club, exclusively for ladies 18+ for a safe place to learn, practice, or just observe and relax. Award-winning Anna Fur Laxis leads. Google image her, she looks like she knows what she's doing. Special price of 160rmb if you sign up before April 28, 200rmb if before May 5, and 250rmb after that. Or you can just come watch for 50rmb (remember: ladies only!). Must register ahead of time by email: zoukshanghai@gmail.com or WeChat: ZoukShanghai.
      On May 08 at TangoGo Dance Club 500 Ruijin Nan Lu, near Xietu Lu
    The Boudoir is Shanghai's first and only burlesque social club, exclusively for ladies 18+ for a safe place to learn, practice, or just observe and relax. Award-winning Anna Fur Laxis leads. Google image her, she looks like she knows what...
    On May 08 at TangoGo Dance Club
 
    • Goths hanging out in the park for a once annual trip into the daylight. Should be easy to find the ones dressed in all black. Meet at 3pm, and bring your own blanket, some food and drink to share, and get your picnic on with other dark creatures and ravens.
      On May 09 at Xujiahui Park 889 Zhaojiabang Lu, near Tianping Lu
    Goths hanging out in the park for a once annual trip into the daylight. Should be easy to find the ones dressed in all black. Meet at 3pm, and bring your own blanket, some food and drink to share, and get your picnic on with other dark...
    On May 09 at Xujiahui Park
 

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Jun 13-14

The Classic Buskers

Classical music performed with humor and a big collection of woodwind instruments. For two days only, The UK's Classic Buskers' will showcase a wide variety of music that ranges from Mozart all the way to South American folk music.

Jun 9-21

Refracted Shadow

FUN Theatre presents Refracted Shadow, a Dark Theatre dance play absent of stage lighting. Handheld lights, bulbs, and tubes create a montage of light and shadow.

May 8

Joyce DiDonato Recital

Grammy Award-winning Mezzo-soprano vocalist Joyce DiDonato performs an evening of royal arias from the 17th and 18th centuries from composers like Scarlatti, Monteverdi, Giacomelli, Vivaldi, and more at the Shanghai Grand Theatre.


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