Ticket Tuesdays: Music Events in Shanghai You Need to Attend

Get the fam ready for awesome tunes!

by Michaela Fulton | Tue, January 23, 2018

Sing your way into a whole new world with awesome music the whole family will love.

John Legend: Darkness and Light tour Live in Shanghai

John Legend

Long before earning his famous reputation, John Legend was a child prodigy whose grandmother taught him how to play the piano, and he grew up singing in the church choir. Now, Legend's talent has made him a mainstream star with several albums including the December 2016 Darkness and Light, his fifth solo studio album which features collaborations with Miguel and Chance the Rapper. You and the family will be singing and dancing to his awesome tunes all night long. Pre-order your tickets now!

Where: Mercedes-Benz Arena, 1200 Shibo Da Dao, near Shangnan Lu

世博大道1200号, 近上南路

When: Thursday, March 8th 2018

Price: ¥380 - ¥1280/ticket

Magic Piano and The Chopin Shorts

The Magic Piano

Treat yourselves to a night with this animated film concert, complete with live solo piano created by Oscar award-winning creators BreakThru Films. Introducing the music of Chopin with a set of unique animations, the main feature tells the story of Anna and Chip-Chip's adventure of discovery aboard a magic flying piano! Book your seats now.

Where: Shanghai Oriental Art Center - Concert Hall, 425 Dingxiang Lu, near Century Avenue

丁香路425号,近世纪大道

When: Saturday, February 10th 2018

Price: ¥180 - ¥580/ticket

Laputa: Castle in the Sky Concert

Laputa Castle in the Sky

It may not be Disney on ice, but Laputa is a multi-media concert featuring songs from Studio Ghibli animated classics, including: Laputa: Castle in the Sky, Kiki's Delivery Service, My Neighbour Totoro, Princess Mononoke, and the Oscar-winning Spirited Away. What you'll find here is charm and appeal that fans of the Japanese animation studio will love.

Where: Shanghai Oriental Art Center Concert Hall, 425 Dingxiang Lu, near Century Avenue

丁香路425号,近世纪大道

When: Friday, January 26th

Price: ¥180 - ¥580/ticket

Cats the Musical

Cats the Musical

As one of the longest-running shows in West End and Broadway history, Cats the Musical is quite simply a phenomenon. Featuring a fantastical oversized set, a superb score, inspired choreography and mischievious costumes, Cats is a brilliant song and dance spectacular not to be missed. Get your tickets now before it's too late.

Where: Shanghai Culture Square, 597 Fuxing Zhong Lu

复兴中路597号

When: Thursday, June 7th to Sunday, June 24th 2018

Price: ¥280 - ¥1,080/ticket

Rent 20th Anniversary

Rent 20th Anniversary

In 1996, an original rock musical by little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theater. A re-imaging of Puccini's La Bohème, Rent follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this is a timeless celebration of friendship and creativity. Get your tickets now.

Where: Shanghai Culture Square, 597 Fuxing Zhong Lu

复兴中路597号

When: Thursday, August 30th to Wednesday, September 5th 2018

Price: ¥180 - ¥380/ticket. Early bird pricing available.