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Live Jazz at Parlor by Ellen and Mr. Long

Live Jazz at Parlor by Ellen and Mr. Long

Every Tuesday, Ellen and Mr. Long take the stage at Parlor with great jazz. Beautiful voice and wonderful guitar company.

DDC 1.0 Release Party

DDC 1.0 Release Party

DDC stands for Dusk Dawn Club and is poised to be an "open source" resource for lovers of music, art, photography, film, outdoor activities and more.

Richard Marx 2014 China Tour Beijing Concert
 Beijing Exhibition Center TheaterLive Music

Richard Marx 2014 China Tour Beijing Concert

As a performer, songwriter, and producer, Marx has enjoyed a nearly three-decade-long career that has had plenty of highlights.

Hit FM Live: Organic Stereo
May 23, Friday 3rd Floor of TangoLive Music

Hit FM Live: Organic Stereo

Organic Stereo is a solo electronica project of Hiroyuki Morikawa. He is also in the Japanese post-rock band, Euphoria.

Hit FM Live: DJ Dave Liang
May 16, Friday 3rd Floor of TangoLive Music

Hit FM Live: DJ Dave Liang

Songwriter/producer Dave Liang was born in Lawrence, Kansas and grew up in upstate New York.

Olivier Roussel & Fred Pasqua Duo
May 7, Wednesday Au GoulotLive Music

Olivier Roussel & Fred Pasqua Duo

Olivier Roussel's duo produces a modern jazz atmosphere around Olivier's compositions. Melody is at the center of Olivier's creativity.

Miji Lab - Workshop + DJ Strausss
May 6, Tuesday Zajia LabLive Music

Miji Lab - Workshop + DJ Strausss

Miji Lab is a workshop about experimentation in music and sound organized by Chinese musicians, among others Yan Jun, Feng Hao and Snapline.

Upcoming: 'Katie Goes to Tokyo' Comes to Beijing
May 9, Friday Hit FM LiveLive Music

Upcoming: 'Katie Goes to Tokyo' Comes to Beijing

"Katie Goes to Tokyo" is a solo project by Kathrine Bergstrom, a Swedish singer-songwriter. Evolving from a punk-band background, she is now pursuing a solo indie-pop career.

HIT FM LIVE - Neil Halstead in Beijing
Apr. 18, Friday TangoLive Music

HIT FM LIVE - Neil Halstead in Beijing

Neil Halstead is an English musician, described as "one of Britain's most respected songwriters" by AllMusic.

Hoedown in the Book Stacks
Apr. 17, Thursday The BookwormLive Music

Hoedown in the Book Stacks

Get an early start on the weekend with Beijing’s own Hutong Yellow Weasels.

Cement, Dizzy Monkey, RMVB!
Apr. 16, Wednesday School BarLive Music

Cement, Dizzy Monkey, RMVB!

Local Beijing promoter Super School Fighter hosts Cement on the Beijing stop of their nationwide tour.

Classic Rock Night
Apr. 11, Friday TempleLive Music

Classic Rock Night

Classic Rock Night at Temple with Era Rebels and Seven Light Years playing throughout the night.

HIT FM LIVE - Pajaro Sunrise 2014 China Tour
Apr. 11, Friday TangoLive Music

HIT FM LIVE - Pajaro Sunrise 2014 China Tour

Pajaro Sunrise started as a project of Yuri Mendez and Pepe Lopez. Their first and self-titled album was recorded, mixed and produced by themselves at their own home.

HIT FM LIVE - Peter Bradley Adams
Apr. 4, Friday TangoLive Music

HIT FM LIVE - Peter Bradley Adams

Peter Bradley Adams is a folk-pop singer-songwriter from Birmingham, Alabama.

Dutch Reggae TenTemPies
Apr. 2, Wednesday 2 KolegasLive Music

Dutch Reggae TenTemPies

TenTemPies is an international collective of musicians based in Amsterdam.

Hot Club of Beijing
Apr. 1, Tuesday MigasLive Music

Hot Club of Beijing

Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington will bring their raucous brand of Swing and Gypsy Jazz to get your hips swaying and your feet aching.

Jackie Chan 'Peace & Love & Friendship' Concert
Apr. 6, Sunday Beijing Workers' GymnasiumLive Music

Jackie Chan 'Peace & Love & Friendship' Concert

Action superstar Jackie Chan's 60th birthday party in the form of charity concert.

Kim Soo-hyun 1st Memories in Beijing
Apr. 6, Sunday MasterCard CenterLive Music

Kim Soo-hyun 1st Memories in Beijing

Meet one of the hottest South Korean stars!

Xiao Ou & DJ Peewee China Tour
Mar. 28, Friday Lao What BarLive Music

Xiao Ou & DJ Peewee China Tour

Norwegian rapper Xiao Ou and his partner-in-crime DJ Peewee will rock Lao What Bar! Beats and rhymes all night long.

Jazz and Champagne Ladies Night
Mar. 19, Wednesday V PlusLive Music

Jazz and Champagne Ladies Night

Ladies (and let's not forget the gentlemen), introducing the best Wednesday night out in the city.

TNT Theatre Presents 'Romeo and Juliet'
Apr. 28-30 Chaoyang 9 Theatre-CheOpera & Classical

TNT Theatre Presents 'Romeo and Juliet'

"Astonishingly inventive and wonderfully unpredictable, their visual inventiveness defies description." - THE SCOTSMAN, Edinburgh Festival

Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra Concert
Apr. 18, Friday NCPAOpera & Classical

Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra Concert

The concert will be conducted by Christian Ehwald, one of the world's most dynamic conductors.

Mahler's Resurrection: China National Opera House Symphony Orchestra Concert
Apr. 17, Thursday NCPAOpera & Classical

Mahler's Resurrection: China National Opera House Symphony Orchestra Concert

Yu Feng is president and artistic director of the China National Opera House, art director of the Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra and dean of the Conducting Department of the China Central Conservatory of Music.

EOS 2013-2014 Season: All French
Apr. 16, Wednesday Beijing Concert HallOpera & Classical

EOS 2013-2014 Season: All French

The EOS Repertoire Orchestra holds its own Music Season. This show will be conducted by Yongyan Hu.

Opening of the 4th China Orchestra Festival
Apr. 11, Friday NCPAOpera & Classical

Opening of the 4th China Orchestra Festival

Tan Lihua, Lu Siqing and Beijing Symphony Orchestra Concert.

Delicious Musical 'BIBAP'
Apr. 12-13 Poly TheatreOpera & Classical

Delicious Musical 'BIBAP'

"BIBAP" is a non-verbal performance depicting one of the most popular Korean dishes, bibimbap (rice mixed with vegetables and beef).

Beijing People's Art Theatre International Festival - From Moscow to Petushki
Mar. 14-16 The Capital TheatreOpera & Classical

Beijing People's Art Theatre International Festival - From Moscow to Petushki

The performance is full of riddles which everyone wants to solve. By the wish of the director the main role is performed by two actors at once.

Opera: Verdi's La Traviata
Apr. 10-12 NCPAOpera & Classical

Opera: Verdi's La Traviata

La Traviata is the last part of "Popular Trilogy" by Verdi, the Italian romanticist composing master.

A Co-production of NCPA and Mariinsky Theatre 'Eugene Onegin'
Mar. 14-17 NCPAOpera & Classical

A Co-production of NCPA and Mariinsky Theatre 'Eugene Onegin'

As the first co-production of the Mariinsky Theatre and NCPA, "Eugene Onegin" will raise the curtain of NCPA Opera Festival in 2014.

Meet with Philippe Bizot, Master of Pantomime
January 24-25 TNT TheaterOpera & Classical

Meet with Philippe Bizot, Master of Pantomime

Bring your young kids to interact with award-winning French pantomime artist Philippe Bizot.

'Sleeping Beauty' by Russian National Ballet Theater
February 3-4 Poly TheaterOpera & Classical

'Sleeping Beauty' by Russian National Ballet Theater

The Russian National Ballet Theater got a new lease of life when it was re-registered and renamed in 2001…

The Malando Orchestra Concert
February 6, Thursday Beijing Concert HallOpera & Classical

The Malando Orchestra Concert

Celebrating the Chinese New Year holiday.

Opera 'The Ballad of Canal'
February 11-16 NCPAOpera & Classical

Opera 'The Ballad of Canal'

The opera describes the ups and downs of the characters on the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal.

Northern Ballet 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'
January 23-25 NCPAOpera & Classical

Northern Ballet 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

The romantic antics of a touring dance company are played out on one midsummer night as the company travels by sleeper train from London to Edinburgh.

The Orchestre National de Lyon with Leonard Slatkin in Beijing
January 4 (Saturday)Opera & Classical

The Orchestre National de Lyon with Leonard Slatkin in Beijing

Leonard Slatkin is the music director of both the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestre National de Lyon, France...

Jorge Luis Prats Piano Recital
January 21 (Tuesday)Opera & Classical

Jorge Luis Prats Piano Recital

Hailed as a long-lost virtuoso in the grand tradition, Cuban pianist Jorge Luis Prats released a stunning Decca Records debut with a live recital in Zaragoza, Spain.

Zubin Mehta and Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana
January 10-11Opera & Classical

Zubin Mehta and Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana

The Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana (OCV) comprises international musicians…

Renny Harlin: 'Why go to Hollywood where everything is shrinking?'

Renny Harlin: 'Why go to Hollywood where everything is shrinking?'

The Finnish action movie maestro talks Skiptrace, Jackie Chan and stunts

Tony Leung Ka-fai on Cold War 2 and his big break

Tony Leung Ka-fai on Cold War 2 and his big break

The decorated actor insists he is not thinking about retirement

The best film clubs in Shanghai

The best film clubs in Shanghai

Places to get your cinematic fix in style

New Sitcom Depicts Expat Life in Beijing

New Sitcom Depicts Expat Life in Beijing

Beijing-based sitcom "No Pets or Foreigners" tackles "expat problems" and the culture gap.

Time Out Beijing Film Festival
May 9-18 BC MomaMovies

Time Out Beijing Film Festival

The Time Out Beijing Film Festival will showcase ten Chinese mainland cinema classics from May 9-18. All films will be in Mandarin with English subtitles.

That Demon Within
Apr. 18, Friday BC MomaMovies

That Demon Within

The film tells the story of Dave (Daniel Wu), a policeman who unwittingly saves the life of a notorious gang leader through a blood donation...

The Volcano/Eyjafjallajökull
Apr. 17, Thursday BC MomaMovies

The Volcano/Eyjafjallajökull

The adventure story of a man who wakes up to find his scrotum is missing.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D
Apr. 4, Friday BC MOMAMovies

Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D

Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history.

UCCA Premiere: Shirley - Visions of Reality
Apr. 5, Saturday UCCAMovies

UCCA Premiere: Shirley - Visions of Reality

The film follows Shirley, a struggling New York actress whose personal and professional travails play out against a background of major political, social, and cultural upheavals.

Migas Sunday Movie: Wild Style (1983)
Mar. 30, Sunday MigasMovies

Migas Sunday Movie: Wild Style (1983)

This movie is THE classic hip-hop flick, full of great subway shots, break dancing, freestyle MCing and rare footage.

Cala, My Dog!
Mar. 23, Sunday BC MomaMovies

Cala, My Dog!

The humdrum existence of a Beijing factory worker and his family is disrupted when their beloved dog is...

Snowpiercer
Mar. 21, Friday BC MomaMovies

Snowpiercer

In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.

Black Coal, Thin Ice
Mar. 21, Friday BC MomaMovies

Black Coal, Thin Ice

The latest Golden Bear winner at the 2014 Berlin International Film Festival, directed by Diao Yinan, and starring Liao Fan, Kwai Lun-mei and Wang Xuebing.

Wang Quan'an's Family Drama 'Apart Together'
January 25 BC MomaMovies

Wang Quan'an's Family Drama 'Apart Together'

Liu returns to his native city Shanghai after 50 years spent in Taiwan. He has come to find the first love of his life, Qiao, who he left behind pregnant...

Jia Zhangke's Documentary 'Useless'
January 25 BC MomaMovies

Jia Zhangke's Documentary 'Useless'

Jia Zhangke discovers the beauty behind the creations of fashion designer Ma Ke.

Personal Tailor

Personal Tailor

Four people run a company called "Personal Tailor", which provides tailor-made plans to help clients realize their fantasies.

Up in the Wind

Up in the Wind

The film tells the story of a tour group that includes a food columnist played by Ni Ni, and a 'second-generation rich' person played by Jing Boran.

Legendary: Search for the Adventure

Legendary: Search for the Adventure

Filmed in China with 3D cameras, the film is about a scientific team and a bounty hunter hunting down ferocious creatures.

'Fusheng' by National Theatre of China
Apr. 10-12 NCPATraditional Shows

'Fusheng' by National Theatre of China

Over a decade ago, "Fusheng" was created by Chinese playwrights Meng Bing and Feng Bilie. It was buried until National Theatre of China found out the treasure.

Opera 'Return Home'
Apr. 18, Friday NCPATraditional Shows

Opera 'Return Home'

Part of the NCPA Opera Festival 2014.

'Dream of the Red Mansions' by Hangzhou Yue Opera Troupe
Mar. 15-16 NCPATraditional Shows

'Dream of the Red Mansions' by Hangzhou Yue Opera Troupe

Yue Opera 'Dream of the Red Mansions' is adapted from the Chinese classical literature of the same name by Cao Xueqin.

Peking Opera: Vengeance in a Black Pot - Wusong Beats Tiger
Apr. 7, Monday NCPATraditional Shows

Peking Opera: Vengeance in a Black Pot - Wusong Beats Tiger

A production by Yuansheng Peking Opera Workshop.

Hangzhou Yue Opera Theatre 'A Dream of Red Mansions'
Mar. 15-16 NCPATraditional Shows

Hangzhou Yue Opera Theatre 'A Dream of Red Mansions'

The show is part of the Opera Week held at the National Center for the Performing Arts.

Traditional Drama: 'Returning Home on a Snowy Night'
January 23-28 NCPATraditional Shows

Traditional Drama: 'Returning Home on a Snowy Night'

This drama is named after a line from the poem "Staying at a Cottage of Mt. Hibiscus on a Night of Snow" of the Tang Dynasty...

Peking Opera 'An Embroidered Treasure Pouch'
February 2 (Sunday)Traditional Shows

Peking Opera 'An Embroidered Treasure Pouch'

Xue Xiangling, a girl from a wealthy family, got an embroidered treasure pouch, Suo Lin Nang on her marriage day from her mother...

Peking Opera 'Cool Breeze Pavilion'
January 16 (Thursday)Traditional Shows

Peking Opera 'Cool Breeze Pavilion'

Xue Rong's wife and his concubine are on bad terms. When Concubine Zhao gives birth to a son, she's forced to abandon the child at a distant place…

Peking Opera 'The Two You Sisters'
January 3 (Friday)Traditional Shows

Peking Opera 'The Two You Sisters'

This operatic drama was adapted from the script of Chen Lingxi, a Chinese pingtan artist...

Ying Gallery Exhibition Opening
Apr. 4, Friday Ying GalleryExhibitions

Ying Gallery Exhibition Opening

The exhibition is about two artists, coming from two completely different places; one from China, the other from Sweden.

Liu Bolin: Works on Paper
Until May 18 Hadrien de Montferrand GalleryExhibitions

Liu Bolin: Works on Paper

Famous for his camouflage photo series entitled "Hiding in the City", Liu Bolin is also a prolific artist working in various media including paper.

Fortunee Noel
Mar. 15-26Exhibitions

Fortunee Noel

During this exhibition, for the first time the artist adds to the catalog a series of photographs taken in Beijing. These pictures witness her daily strolls in the city where she experiments her art.

Xu Zhen: A MadeIn Company Production
Until Apr. 20 UCCAExhibitions

Xu Zhen: A MadeIn Company Production

A major mid-career retrospective explores the protean Shanghai artist's interest in the conditions of Chinese contemporary art.

Art Post-Internet
March 1-May 11Exhibitions

Art Post-Internet

Just as twentieth-century modernism was in large part determined by the relationship between craft and the emergent technologies of manufacturing, mass media, and…

Xu Zhen: A MadeIn Company Production
January 19-April 20Exhibitions

Xu Zhen: A MadeIn Company Production

An irreverent artist with a voracious appetite for global information and a unique ability to produce work across multiple platforms and media, Xu Zhen is the key figure of the Shanghai art scene.

Ji Dachun: Without a Home
January 19-May 11Exhibitions

Ji Dachun: Without a Home

The painter Ji Dachun is best-known for his surrealist, satirical critiques of contemporary China...

Pancreatic cancer increasing, awareness low: experts

Pancreatic cancer increasing, awareness low: experts

While the incidence of pancreatic cancer is increasing, awareness of the disease remains relatively low, experts said at a conference on gastroenterology in Vienna on Tuesday.

Daily exercise contributes to decrease of diabetes risk

Daily exercise contributes to decrease of diabetes risk

Regular exercise at certain levels can help drive down the risk of type two diabetes, according to a study released Tuesday by the University College London (UCL).

Westin Beijing offers two-week Aussie brunch

Westin Beijing offers two-week Aussie brunch

The Westin Beijing Chaoyang joined hands with Meat and Livestock Australia for a two-week Aussie flavor brunch from Oct 16.

Voluntary donation the only legal source of organs in China: medical expert

Voluntary donation the only legal source of organs in China: medical expert

Organs are now collected from voluntary donors, a top medical expert said at an ongoing workshop on organ donation and transplants.

Traditional Chinese medicine practitioners offer free treatment to Cambodians

Traditional Chinese medicine practitioners offer free treatment to Cambodians

A group of six famous traditional Chinese medicine experts have been providing free-of-charge treatment and health lectures to Cambodian people, according to a news release on Monday.

Transplant surgeries could set record

Transplant surgeries could set record

The total number of organ transplant surgeries performed in China is expected to reach 15,000 this year, which would be a record high and an increase of nearly 50 percent over last year.

HIV labor standards proposed

HIV labor standards proposed

Some HIV carriers could be classified as nonlaborers and relieved from work, under a draft amendment to national labor standards.

Baidu hopes big data can improve care for patients

Baidu hopes big data can improve care for patients

Search engine plans to use artificial intelligence and supercomputers to boost efficiency, equity

Calcium found playing major role in regulating bone growth

Calcium found playing major role in regulating bone growth

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have found that calcium, the main constituent of bone, plays a major role in regulating the cells that orchestrate bone growth.

How did your dentist visit go?

How did your dentist visit go?

Convenience, service and easier access are drawing people to private dentistry.

New app will help you find a good dentist in top cities

New app will help you find a good dentist in top cities

Choosing a healthcare provider is one of the most important decisions in life. Yet, it is often one of the least informed. Most people can get little information about the quality or even the price of medical treatment.

Two-child China promises better maternity services

Two-child China promises better maternity services

According to a teleconference hosted by the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC), China will have 89,000 more beds as well as 140,000 more obstetricians and midwives by 2020.

Shanghai to host star chefs at Savour festival

Shanghai to host star chefs at Savour festival

Following the launch of the Michelin guide for Shanghai, the first on the Chinese mainland, a galaxy of chefs and owner-chefs at Michelin-starred restaurants around the world are due in Shanghai for the Savour Food Festival.

Experts call for public awareness on heart health

Experts call for public awareness on heart health

Chinese top medical experts call for more attention to deal with the rising threat of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease in Beijing on Sept 29, the World Heart Day.

Tastes of West Lake

Tastes of West Lake

Hangzhou chef shops near and far to serve good food at resort hotel.

Medical matchmakers drive e-health development

Medical matchmakers drive e-health development

For the past eight years, An Jianhua, a 57-year-old from Hunan province, has been troubled by a mysterious, rare ailment: When summer comes, she often sweats on the right side of her body, while the left side remains dry, causing embarrassment and distress.

Mother's vitamin B levels during pregnancy may affect child's eczema risk

Mother's vitamin B levels during pregnancy may affect child's eczema risk

If a mother has a higher level of a particular type of vitamin B during pregnancy, the infant she gives birth to will likely have a lower risk of eczema at the age of 12 months.

Rural China threatened by lung cancer

Rural China threatened by lung cancer

Lung cancer has emerged as the leading killer in rural China, closing to the incidence and mortality of urban men and women stricken with the disease.

Misconceptions on use of opioids leave patients in pain

Misconceptions on use of opioids leave patients in pain

As the incidence of cancer has risen in China over the past few decades, wide misconceptions about alleviating the pain it can bring have compromised the prospects of recovery and the quality of life of Chinese with the disease, medical experts say.

Where baby bites and tiny tots rule the roost

Where baby bites and tiny tots rule the roost

Dining out with babies and young children can be a little more than an adventure if you are not fully prepared for it.

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