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Ticket Tuesdays: Theater and Music for The Whole Family



Always wanted your kids to be more engaged in the arts? We've made things easier for you with a list of events to keep your schedule filled with theater and musical performances. With a wide variety of shows, August will be packed with family activities that inspire everyone's creative sides. 

Music

Broadway Musical: Sister Act

The famous Broadway musical, Sister Act, takes center stage at the Shanghai Culture Square this August. With music by Tony and 8-time Oscar award winner Alan Menken, the musical comedy tells the story of Deloris van Carter, an aspiring diva who is hidden by cops in a convent after witnessing a crime. After watching this hilarious performance, audiences are sure to leave the theatre with sore tummies from non-stop laughter. 

When: 7th to 17th September

Where: Shanghai Culture Square, 597 Fuxing Zhong Lu 

Price: ¥220 - ¥980/ticket

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Theatre

The 7 Fingers New Circus - "Reversible"

Experience a contemporary circus show that incorporates theater, circus, dance, music and acrobatics with The 7 Fingers New Circus's show “Reversible”. This piece is dedicated to our elders who forged the world we live in today. Inspired by the histories of the performers’ families, transport yourself to a simpler era through their stories. Recommended for children five-years old and above. 

When: 4th to 13th August

Where: Shanghai Children's Art Theatre, 800 Miaojiang Lu, near Xizhang Nan Lu

Price: ¥280 - ¥480/ticket

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Kibubu

Xebas and Cocó are a clown duo known for making audiences of all ages laugh. In this piece, Xebas is convinced that a tamed gorilla will help the duo gain more applause. He tries to teach the gorilla some tricks but they both end up learning an unforgettable lesson. Check out this comical performance for an afternoon filled with laughter. 

When: 11th to 12th August

Where: Huangpu Theatre, 780 Beijing Dong Lu, near Xizhang Nan Lu

Price: ¥180 - ¥280/ticket

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The Pine Tree, Poggle and Me

Discover the magical musical tree with Scotland’s Barrowland Ballet, a contemporary dance company that believes dance is for everybody. This sensory dance theater piece revolves around Vince, a boy who overcomes his fears and explores the forest with his magical creature friend, Poggle. Recommended for children up to 4-years old. 

When: 25th August to 3rd September

Where: Shanghai Children's Art Theatre, 800 Miaojiang Lu, near Xizhang Nan Lu

Price:  ¥180/ticket

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