Acrobatics in Hóngkǒu & North Shànghǎi

Shànghǎi Circus World

Out on the far northern outskirts of town, you'll find this impressive complex. The show – Era: Intersection of Time – combines awesome acrobatics with new-fangled multimedia elements. Shows start at 7.30pm. Tickets…
Theatre in Hóngkǒu & North Shànghǎi

Pearl Theatre

Formerly known as Chinatown, this three-floor place in an old Buddhist temple north of the Bund is set in a magnificent old theatre (with boxes!). It stages drama, cabaret and other shows. Book tickets online.