Experience some of Shanghai’s best offerings in food, drink, and handicrafts at Shanghai Centre’s Sunday market this weekend. Happening from 10am to 4pm on September 16, vendors will be at the iconic building selling a wide range of items to savor there and to take home, as well as fashion and homeware to beautify you and your home.
📍 1376 West Nanjing Road | 南京西路1376号
Alexander Calder was a great American sculptor. He owned many toys when he was a boy, but he was never satisfied. He built more complex toys, full of mechanisms. Alexander Calder’s ingenious sculptures help us understand the reasons that lead an artist to create. This show is based on the works by Calder, hunter of iron birds, clockmaker tuned by the wind, sculptor of time, stable and mobile tightrope walker, a playful engineer who stopped to watch movement… Llisten to his stories and have fun with him and his games; Imagine the atelier of an eccentric sculptor; let him take you to the weird world he is going to build all around you.
📍 800 Miaojiang Road | 苗江路800号
The Tölzer Boys’ Choir has roots leading to a Boy Scout troop formed after the 2nd World War in Bad Tölz, whereby folk and hiking songs were routinely sung during group activities. Joy in singing, creativity, spontaneity and self-discipline form the basis for the boys’ training. In the concert choir, they sing music from the Middle Ages to the present in up to 250 concerts and opera productions around the world yearly.
📍 425 Dingxiang Road | 丁香路425号
Come join in the magical adventure of the tailor and discover for who the coat was made. A play with few words combining puppetry, object theater, textiles and music.
📍 388 West Nanjing Road | 南京西路388号
The Kontinental Hockey League is an international professional ice hockey league founded in 2008. It comprises 25 member clubs based in Belarus, China, Finland, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Russia, and Slovakia and it is planned to expand to more countries. It is widely considered to be the premier professional ice hockey league in Europe and Asia, and second in the world behind the NHL. KHL has the third highest average attendance in Europe with 6,121 spectators per game in the regular season, and the highest total attendance in Europe with 5.32 million spectators in the regular season.
📍 388 West Nanjing Road | 南京西路388号
Stars on Ice, The most popular figure skating show in the world, was founded in 1986, USA. There are over 1500 shows played globally for 32 years. 14 world class athletes and more than 6 Olympic medalists participated in each performance, which with superb skating skill and artistic expression. On September 16th, Stars on Ice is coming to Shanghai for the first time. It will be in the Mercedes-Benz Arena to witness an unforgettable figure skating show with you.
📍 1200 Expo Avenue | 世博大道1200号
Caesar returns in triumph to Rome and the people pour out of their homes to celebrate. Alarmed by the autocrat’s popularity, the educated élite conspire to bring him down. After his assassination, civil war erupts on the streets of the capital. Nicholas Hytner’s production will thrust the audience into the street party that greets Caesar’s return, the Congress that witnesses his murder, the rally that assembles for his funeral and the chaos that explodes in its wake.
📍 780 East Beijing Road | 北京东路780号
You may have heard Tuvan throat singing, a style that involves a performer vocalizing several notes at once. But YOU probably have never heard Tuvan throat singing like this. Tuvan electronica – that’s what this is. It’s music from the leaders of the genre, Huun Huur Tu. They hail from the remote Russian region of Tuva. Huun Huur Tu has been around since 1992. And they’re not opposed to updating traditional Tuvan sounds. After all, this group has worked with Frank Zappa, The Chieftains, and The Kronos Quartet.
📍 1777 Binjiang Avenue | 滨江大道1777号
Alter invites in Francis Inferno Orchestra all the way from Melboune and local act China Social Club and Tom Price for an afternoon indulgence of music across genre.
📍 8 No.2 East Zhongshan Road | 中山东二路8号
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