Cultural Life

Shanghai is the birthplace of Haipai culture, which combines southern and Western cultures and is what admirers think of as the soul of a city that never sleeps.

The term Haipai (‘Shanghai style’ was coined by a group of Beijing writers, in 1920, as a form of criticism of some Shanghai scholars whose style of writing they considered too admiring of money and Western culture.

Peking Opera exhibtion in city

Lujiazui is having an exhibit of Peking opera, Nov 2-11, to show evolution of the opera to local residents.  Read More

Cultural Life

Shanghai is the birthplace of Haipai culture.

Exhibition unfurls treasures from French Bourbon Dynasty

Antiques passed down from the French Bourbon Dynasty displayed at IFC mall  Read More

Music play to commemorate victory over Fascism

A music drama Shalom Shanghai will be put on stage at the Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum on Aug 26.  Read More

Enjoy traditional Chinese opera in city

There are some old theaters in the city where you can enjoy the glamor of traditional Chinese culture.  Read More

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