Theatre

Your guide to plays, musicals and the best of Shanghai shows including theatre reviews and tickets

Preview: The Bodyguard musical
Classical & Performance

Preview: The Bodyguard musical

A parade of Whitney Houston's greatest hits

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The titans of male comic ballet on tights, tutus and toe shoes
Classical & Performance

The titans of male comic ballet on tights, tutus and toe shoes

Victor Trevino chats ahead of Les Ballets Eloelle landing in Shanghai

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Preview: Don Giovanni
Classical & Performance

Preview: Don Giovanni

Everyone’s favourite antihero works his magic and mojo in Mozart’s classic

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Peng Peng Gong: 'As a young composer I was drowning in creative activity'
Classical & Performance

Peng Peng Gong: 'As a young composer I was drowning in creative activity'

On his transition from rising superstar performer to bankable composer

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The cast of Wicked talk life on the road and pre-show superstitions
Classical & Performance

The cast of Wicked talk life on the road and pre-show superstitions

The hit Broadway musical is coming to Shanghai this month

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Stage events in Shanghai

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The people behind Shanghai's performance scene

Profile: Jin Xing Dance Theatre
Classical & Performance

Profile: Jin Xing Dance Theatre

China's best-known dance company on the female pursuit of beauty

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Wang Luoyong interview
Classical & Performance

Wang Luoyong interview

China's first actor to star on Broadway on his role in Jane Eyre

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Profile: Wang Jingguo
Classical & Performance

Profile: Wang Jingguo

The Downstream Garage founder on his vision for the arts in China

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Iconic Chinese perfomances

The best Chinese theatre of all time
Classical & Performance

The best Chinese theatre of all time

Seven dramas that changed Chinese theatre forever

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White-Haired Girl
Classical & Performance

White-Haired Girl

Five dance experts on China's first surviving original ballet

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Preview: A Dream like a Dream
Classical & Performance

Preview: A Dream like a Dream

A Dream Like A Dream makes its Shanghai debut

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What's on at...

Shanghai Grand Theatre
Classical & Performance

Shanghai Grand Theatre

Iconic People's Square theatre space

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Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre
Classical & Performance

Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre

Modern cultural complex in Pudong

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SAIC·Shanghai Culture Square
Classical & Performance

SAIC·Shanghai Culture Square

New musical theatre venue set to open in August

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