The best things to do in Shanghai this November

So many things to do this season yet so little time...

Photograph: courtesy Secret Cinema
It's November, which means we're properly into autumn. Like, properly into it, guys. We're talking leaf-peeping in the park, wearing extra layers and warming up with hot pot. You know how autumn goes... As well as the usual seasonal goings-on, there's also a lot of great events going down around town.


The Shape of Time: Highlights of the Centre Pompidou Collection

Kickstarting a five-year collaboration between Paris's Centre Pompidou and the West Bund Museum, the 18-month opening exhibition The Shape of Time: Highlights of the Centre Pompidou Collection offers up a comprehensive introduction to contemporary and modern art history through more than 100 masterpieces from the world's major artists including Duchamp, Picasso, Kandinsky, Miro, Beuys, Ding Yi, Cai Guoqiang and Li Yongbin.

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West Bund Museum , 2600 Longteng Dadao Every day except Monday


Hanoch Levin: The Child Dreams

Written in 1986 and premiered at Habima – Israel National Theater in 1993, The Child Dreams is considered by many to be one of the most poetic texts to be put on the Israeli stage. The play follows the journey of one mother and her child to find asylum after an army killed the father and forced them into exile. 

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