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    • It's hot out, so S2 has a ice and snow themed party to cool you down. Rumor has it Elsa from Disney's film Frozen will make an appearance. Free entry, starts at 10pm and goes late.
      On Jul 23 at S2 6/F, 1 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Liulin Lu
    It's hot out, so S2 has a ice and snow themed party to cool you down. Rumor has it Elsa from Disney's film Frozen will make an appearance. Free entry, starts at 10pm and goes late.
    On Jul 23 at S2
 
  • The monthly night for Grime, UK Funky, Gar-age, and Deep Tech returns to this bomb-shelter venue. Music by residents Alta and Naaah plus guest Beardslap who just put together this mix ahead of the night. Recommended if you're into the UK...
    On Jul 24 at The Shelter

 
  • Australian jazz soloist, TTechmak celebrates the release of his first electronic/jazz album, "Unnecessary Update", at JZ Club. Starts from 10.30pm to 11.30pm. Free entry.
    On Jul 24 at JZ Club

 
  • Ladies, get posh for this. The only ladies night where you can get your nails done for free while you sip some free cocktails from 9.30pm to 11.30pm. Free entry before 12.30am with the password "MVP," otherwise it's 100rmb to get in.
    On Jul 24 at Bar Rouge

 

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Dining

    • Nothing says "international" like an Italian buffet. Here's a Godfather-themed party hosted by the Shanghai International Ladies Club. All profits go to charity. Pre-sale tickets going for 250rmb or it's 300rmb at the door. Dress code is...godfather. Goes from 7pm–midnight.
      On Jul 26 at BACCO

    Nothing says "international" like an Italian buffet. Here's a Godfather-themed party hosted by the Shanghai International Ladies Club. All profits go to charity. Pre-sale tickets going for 250rmb or it's 300rmb at the door. Dress code...
    On Jul 26 at BACCO

 
    • Ambrosia Teppanyaki's Expo branch offers a ten-course set menu for Chinese Valentine's Day. featuring live lobster and imported Aussie wagyu beef and live lobster. 1488rmb+10% per couple.
      On Aug 02 at Ambrosia (Expo) 555 Shibo Dadao, near Nanmatou Lu
    Ambrosia Teppanyaki's Expo branch offers a ten-course set menu for Chinese Valentine's Day. featuring live lobster and imported Aussie wagyu beef and live lobster. 1488rmb+10% per couple.
    On Aug 02 at Ambrosia (Expo)
 
    • Ambrosia’s Japanese & Yakiniku Restaurant offers a ten-course king crab and yakiniku dinner with for 1088+10% per couple. They're also offering a teppanyaki menu featuring Australian wagyu tenderloin and live lobster for 1488+10% per couple.
      On Aug 02 at Ambrosia (Fenyang Lu)

    Ambrosia’s Japanese & Yakiniku Restaurant offers a ten-course king crab and yakiniku dinner with for 1088+10% per couple. They're also offering a teppanyaki menu featuring Australian wagyu tenderloin and live lobster for 1488+10% per...
    On Aug 02 at Ambrosia (Fenyang Lu)

 
    • Pelham's is celebrating Chinese Valentine's Day with a gourmet menu created by Pelham's culinary team. This five course menu features their signature modern French cuisine, including oysters, scampi, halibut, wagyu beef tenderloin, and dessert. Price: 1,888rmb for two people, including two glasses of champagne and flowers for the ladies. Goes from 6pm to 10pm.
      On Aug 02 at Pelham's

    Pelham's is celebrating Chinese Valentine's Day with a gourmet menu created by Pelham's culinary team. This five course menu features their signature modern French cuisine, including oysters, scampi, halibut, wagyu beef tenderloin, and...
    On Aug 02 at Pelham's

 

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Arts

    • Long Museum in Pudong hosts a solo exhibition of works by late Chinese artist Chen YiFei. An acclaimed painter, film director and designer, YiFei was one of the first recruits of the then fledgling Shanghai Oil Painting and Sculpture Institute in 1965. Known for his depicting of key events of modern Chinese history, YiFei went on to study in the US before returning to China in 1990 where he turned his considerable talent to film and design. Running alongside the Pudong exhibition will be a bunch of talks and lectures at the museum's West Bund location. Check the website for deets.
      Daily until Jul 25 at Long Museum

    Long Museum in Pudong hosts a solo exhibition of works by late Chinese artist Chen YiFei. An acclaimed painter, film director and designer, YiFei was one of the first recruits of the then fledgling Shanghai Oil Painting and Sculpture...
    Daily until Jul 25 at Long Museum

 
    • This looks good: award-winning contemporary Chinese artist Jiang Pengyi takes center stage at Moganshan Gallery, ShanghART this July. On display will be works from three series created in the past two years: The Dark Addiction, Intimacy, and The Suspended Moment. Spanning materials ranging from photography, film and even fireflies, works on show demonstrate a striking fusion of technology and aesthetics...
      Daily until Jul 31 at ShanghART H-Space

    This looks good: award-winning contemporary Chinese artist Jiang Pengyi takes center stage at Moganshan Gallery, ShanghART this July. On display will be works from three series created in the past two years: The Dark Addiction, Intimacy,...
    Daily until Jul 31 at ShanghART H-Space

 
    • A new exhibition examining the creative ties between art and haute couture takes over Magda Danysz Gallery this summer. On display will be sketches by the likes of Karl Lagerfeld, Gianfranco Ferré and Christian Lacroix, set alongside collaborations with international contemporary artists. To that end, you've got master of camouflage Liu Bolin's remarkable Lost in Fashion series, as well as seductive wooden sculptures by Wang Keping.
      Daily until Aug 25 at Gallery Magda Danysz

    A new exhibition examining the creative ties between art and haute couture takes over Magda Danysz Gallery this summer. On display will be sketches by the likes of Karl Lagerfeld, Gianfranco Ferré and Christian Lacroix, set alongside...
    Daily until Aug 25 at Gallery Magda Danysz

 
    • FQ Projects presents a solo exhibition of needle-pen ink on paper works by Shanghai-based artist, Dai Mouyu. Each comprising tens of thousands of unbroken strokes, it's only close-up that the intricacy of Dai's art becomes apparent. Viewed from afar, they're figurative in style - windswept grasslands, flocks of gulls and mountain peaks.
      Daily until Aug 1 at FQ Projects

    FQ Projects presents a solo exhibition of needle-pen ink on paper works by Shanghai-based artist, Dai Mouyu. Each comprising tens of thousands of unbroken strokes, it's only close-up that the intricacy of Dai's art becomes apparent. Viewed...
    Daily until Aug 1 at FQ Projects

 

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Stage

    • The estate of Nobel Prize winning playwright Samuel Beckett has granted permission to local theater troupe Shanghai Shakespeare to translate and perform three short plays ("Come and Go", "Footfalls" and "What Where") in Chinese for the first time. Come to the Q.S.W Culture Center on July 26 at 7.30pm or on July 27 at 3pm or 7.30pm. Price: 200rmb at the door, 180rmb in advance, 100rmb for students with ID.
      From Jul 26 until Jul 27 Daily at QSW Culture Centre

    The estate of Nobel Prize winning playwright Samuel Beckett has granted permission to local theater troupe Shanghai Shakespeare to translate and perform three short plays ("Come and Go", "Footfalls" and "What Where") in Chinese for the...
    From Jul 26 until Jul 27 Daily at QSW Culture Centre

 
    • "What we see on stage and in life is just like a floating dream. Mundane affairs and romances of our lives all come to a sigh in the end." That's the idea behind this mesmerizing modern dance piece adopted from one of The Four Great Classical Chinese Novels -- "A Dream in the Red Mansion." Instead of telling the detailed story, the production focuses on the philosophy of Buddhism and Taoism. SmartTicket has tickets starting at 80rmb delivered to your door.
      From Aug 08 until Aug 9 Daily at Shanghai Culture Square

    "What we see on stage and in life is just like a floating dream. Mundane affairs and romances of our lives all come to a sigh in the end." That's the idea behind this mesmerizing modern dance piece adopted from one of The Four Great...
    From Aug 08 until Aug 9 Daily at Shanghai Culture Square

 
    • The Shakespeare's Globe troupe bring this much-loved romantic comedy to Shanghai as part of Shakespeare's 450th birthday celebration. Expect a surreal night of fairies, spells, lovers, and plenty of mischief. Lavish costumes make this one fun for the whole family. Directed by Dominic Dromgoole. Limited engagement, three nights only. Tickets start at 80rmb, available right here on SmartTicket.
      From Sep 19 until Sep 21 Daily at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

    The Shakespeare's Globe troupe bring this much-loved romantic comedy to Shanghai as part of Shakespeare's 450th birthday celebration. Expect a surreal night of fairies, spells, lovers, and plenty of mischief. Lavish costumes make this one...
    From Sep 19 until Sep 21 Daily at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

 
    • The most successful German-language musical ever comes to Shanghai this winter. Elisabeth tells the story of Sisi, the Empress of Austria, and her long relationship with Death. Expect lavish costumes, choreography, and set design. This show has been performed in eleven different countries, in seven languages, to ten million captivated audience members. Performed in German with Chinese and English subtitles. Tickets start at 400rmb, available here on SmartTicket. Shows start at 7.15pm.
      From Dec 09 until Jan 11 Daily at Shanghai Culture Square

    The most successful German-language musical ever comes to Shanghai this winter. Elisabeth tells the story of Sisi, the Empress of Austria, and her long relationship with Death. Expect lavish costumes, choreography, and set design. This...
    From Dec 09 until Jan 11 Daily at Shanghai Culture Square

 

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Others

    • Startup Grind hosts Geoff de Freitas, CEO of Middle Kingdom Media, and the publisher of Shanghai Business Review magazine (SBR), for its next event. Goes from 7pm to 10pm. Presale tickets on sale for 50rmb before June 17th (Visa + PayPal or Chinese Cards). 100rmb at the door.
      On Jul 31 at SmSh Territory n/a
    Startup Grind hosts Geoff de Freitas, CEO of Middle Kingdom Media, and the publisher of Shanghai Business Review magazine (SBR), for its next event. Goes from 7pm to 10pm. Presale tickets on sale for 50rmb before June 17th (Visa + PayPal...
    On Jul 31 at SmSh Territory
 
    • naked Stables hosts a pool party open to all naked stables guests. They'll have a barbecue and a bar and games and prizes. They'll also have a DJ and activities for the kids. More details here.
      On Aug 09 at naked Stables Private Reserve 37 Shangxiazhuang village, Paitou Town, near Moganshan, Deqing County
    naked Stables hosts a pool party open to all naked stables guests. They'll have a barbecue and a bar and games and prizes. They'll also have a DJ and activities for the kids. More details here.
    On Aug 09 at naked Stables Private Reserve
 
    • Co-CEO of Brownrice Designs & Consulting Monica Muriel gives a talk on how to run your business in a more challenging environment that is Shanghai today. 150rmb admission. Includes a two-course meal. Seats are limited to only 25 persons. For more details call 5405 2252.
      On Aug 14 at Azul

    Co-CEO of Brownrice Designs & Consulting Monica Muriel gives a talk on how to run your business in a more challenging environment that is Shanghai today. 150rmb admission. Includes a two-course meal. Seats are limited to only 25 persons....
    On Aug 14 at Azul

 
    • This certification class takes you through the 4 components of movement, core, strength and balance. Coaches will learn the theory and science behind each of these foundations of function, while also learning practical exercises with progressions and regressions to apply to clients of any age, sport and ability. The focus is on enhancing functional performance through the development of athleticism, providing athletes of all ages and abilities with improved physical tools to pursue their goals in sport and life. Class goes from 9am-5pm. Tuition: 1600rmb.
      On Aug 17 at 3HFIT

    This certification class takes you through the 4 components of movement, core, strength and balance. Coaches will learn the theory and science behind each of these foundations of function, while also learning practical exercises with...
    On Aug 17 at 3HFIT

 

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Aug 23

Shangri-La Dynamic Yunnan

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Sep 19-21

A Midsummer Night's Dream

This much loved romantic comedy comes to Shanghai as part of Shakespeare's 450th birthday celebration. Expect a surreal night of fairies, spells, lovers, and plenty of mischief. Limited engagement, three nights only.

Sep 8

El Gran Combo

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