The BIG Events You Need to Know About This May!

Another new month, another badass list of events to keep you entertained, amused, and of course, to make sure you're #neverbored! Let's dive right in, shall we?



Week 1

May 3-6
Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games

Breaking box office records on an international scale, Lord of the Dance has become famous world-over and now it's in Shanghai. Get your tickets now for a show you will remember for a long, long time. 

Shanghai Culture Square
From ¥180
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May 5
Peanut Butter Wolf
Peanut Butter Wolf is a Los Angeles-based DJ, and founder of independent record label Stones Throw Records which launched in '96 and developed the careers of Madlib, J Dilla, Quasimoto, Madvillain, and Dam-Funk. Catch the veteran DJ this May. 
Arkham
¥120 (Pre-sale)
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May 5
Fair Play Crew: Seriously Funny
“Seriously Funny” is a dance comedy show about a modern-day man and his modern-day life, told in the universal language of dance. It’s fun, witty and full of observations that'll make you say "that's so true!" Perfect for a date night or an evening with friends! 

Daning Theatre
From ¥180
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Week 2

May 9 - 13
Fireflies: Shadow Kingdom
In family show Fireflies: Shadow Kingdom you'll follow Alice through the rabbit hole, find Elsa in her ice kingdom, and see many more family favorites take the stage!

ET Space
From ¥80
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May 9 - 20
National Theatre: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
The longest-running play on Broadway in over a decade is heading to China this May. Described as "a beautiful, eloquent, dazzlingly inventive show about the wonders of life" this show will move you in ways that might surprise you.

Shanghai Culture Square
From ¥400
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May 11
The Cribs
This band of brothers are coming back to the PRC, bringing with them their indie, punk grunge and muddled chords. A great, low-key gig for any music fans looking for a great set.

Modernsky Lab Shanghai
¥180
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Week 3

May 16
Wine & The City Dinner: Four Seasons Shanghai Pudong
Indulge yourself in a five-course dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel in Pudong. Eat five courses of fabulous fayre and learn about (while of course drinking) the wine that accompanies each dish. Brilliant for friends, date night, or if you're flying solo!
Four Seasons Pudong
¥690
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May 17
Arkham pres. Nina Kraviz
Former dentist Nina Kraviz hung up her drill some time ago to collect records, make music and travel the world. She's become famous the world over and now it's our turn for some Kraviz magic. Catch her at Arkham this month. 

Arkham
¥180 (Pre-Sale)
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May 18 - 20
Boogaloo 2018
Boogaloo is the only indoor music and dance festival of its kind in Shanghai, combining Chinese and International bands and artists ranging from swing, blues, funk, soul, roots rock and bluegrass, along with a series of dance workshops hosted by acclaimed instructors and performers.
The Waterhouse at the South Bund
From ¥1250

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May 19
Shanghai 2018 – Toyota AFL Premiership Season
Aussie rules footie is coming to Shanghai, and it's gonna be one hell of a match! Watch Port Adelaide battle it out against the Gold Coast Suns in this awesome game of contact, skill and strength. 


NOT ONLY THAT! We've teamed up with the guys at Little Creatures and everyone who buys an AFL ticket from us gets a delicious free brewski at the after party hosted at the bar (Little Creatures) at Found 158. You can also expect to see highlights of the match, and a lot of drunk Aussies. LET'S DO THIS!

Adelaide Arena at Jiangwan Stadium
¥50(Under18)
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Week 4

May 25 - 26
The Punchline Comedy Club Whose Line Is It Anyway?
Comedy king pins Punchline Comedy bring another round of 'Whose Line is it Anyway" to the stage at Cages sports bar. Prepare to laugh out loud at this fast-talking game made famous by the TV show of the same name!

Cages Bar and Sports
May 25
¥290
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May 25 - 27
Samajam: Kids Show
All audience members of this show will receive several musical instruments during the performance and are fully expected to roll their sleeves up and get stuck in! 

ET Space
From ¥180
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Week 5

May 28
Blissful Land I: Into the Depth of Statues & Murals
Crossing 5,000KM, a total of 80 art treasures will be presented as the first exhibition at the Shanghai Himalayas Museum. Expect to do some serious learnin' if you head over - a great one for the whole fam (or if you've had a weekend of partying and feel like you need to do something sensible to redeem yourself.)

Shanghai Himalayas Museum
From ¥70 
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May 30 - 31
Jeremy Monteiro Trio Ft. Jay Anderson & Lewis Nash
Jeremy Monteiro is regarded as one of the foremost jazz pianists in Asia and has been referred to as Singapore’s King of Swing! See him live at JZ club at the end of May! 

JZ Club
¥160
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May 31
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Founded by Karl Münchinger in 1945, the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra has held a prominent position in the international orchestral world for some seven decades and now it's our turn to see them live!


Shanghai Oriental Art Center - Concert Hall
From ¥80

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The BIG Events You Need to Know About This May!
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