POST #42 PERFORMANCES - Tribal Stage by Perrier

Et voila! Our performances throughout the event. Rain or shine, let's dance away with the tribal beats from around the world. Enjoy!

 

SATURDAY 4th OF JULY 

 

YOGA  |  12:30 - 13:00

By Alvaro from The Living Room by Octave

Join this unique yoga practice and get energized to make the most of the day at our fest! Alvaro’s practice is a fusion of various traditional styles of yoga as well as dance principles from the Alexander Technique and Feldenkrais Method. He is the Mind-Body Expert at The Living Room by Octave, an innovative wellbeing center that facilitates whole person development covering optimal health, mind-body alignment, thriving relationships and life purpose.

 

MERENGUE WORKSHOP   |  15:00 - 13:30

By James Hsu of Fun House

One. Two. One. Two. Turn. One. Two. Never quite sure how to lead or be lead by your dance partner? Learn merengue from James, a passionate dancer and teacher of latin music. And walk away more confident about your steps!  James studied with salsa masters such as Eddie Torres, Juan Matos, and Adolfo Indacochea, before opening his own dance  studio, Fun House.  Come join James and his Fun House

 

BATUCADA SAMBA GROOVE  |  15:30 - 16:30

Samba and Bossa Nova

Hey, we have our own little Carnaval! Samba complete with a dance performance! Come on dance to this energetic Afro-Brazilian beats. And if it is too much too fast for you, wait for the second half and chill to the breezy sounds of Bossa Nova. Led by the Brazilian Paulo Cesar and his countrymen, this performance sounds fun. 

 

JAMMALA  |  17:00 - 17:30

West African Djembe Band
Jammala is the first West African Djambe band in China. Their music is based on drums, singing and dancing. Their drum circle routine, the primitive rhythm and melody will make everybody dance!

 

HIND  |  18:00 - 18:20

Arabic Songs
An Spanish/ Arabic Singer born in Tangier, Morocco, Hind started singing and dancing since she was a little child! She will enchant you with Nancy Ajram songs. Come to feel her positive energy, good vibe and lots of emotions.

 

KUBATANA  |  19:00 - 19:45

African and Sega (Mauritius) Dance

Kubatana is a group of dancers and drummers coming from different countries to bring you joy and energy with a lively music and wild rhythms.... They  all share the same passion and love for African music

 

MANDY EMBERS  |  20:00 - 20:20

Tribal Glow Hula Hoops
Mandy Embers is a Miami born fire and glow performer. She has been spinning her way around the world for the last ten years although she is currently based in Shanghai, China and is available for international gigs. Her talents include fire eating, breathing, hula hoop, staff, double staff, poi and fans as well as LED staff, poi and hula hoop. Make sure to catch her show, it's definitely something you do not want to miss!

 

DJ CAVIA  |  21:00 - 22:00

Winner of the 2008 China DMC Championship, DJ Cavia found music in his teenage years as a way to connect with the vast world outside his tiny sphere. At 20 years old, DJ Shadow's legendary "In Tune On Time" changed his life. Right then and there, Cavia dropped out of school, bought two turntables, and hasn't looked back. Within just two years he won the China DMC DJ championship and went to the DMC World Championship in London. Since then he has retired from the DJ batlle scene to focus more on producing. But DJ Cavia still lives for a challenge.As a DJ, he's highly praised for his various different styles, scratch skills and extraordinary taste from both underground and mainstream crowds. His set usually combines Hip Hop, Trap, Rock and Funk.

 

SUNDAY 5th OF JULY 

 

YOGA  |  12:30 - 13:00

By Alvaro from The Living Room by Octave

Join this unique yoga practice and get energized to make the most of the day at our fest! Alvaro’s practice is a fusion of various traditional styles of yoga as well as dance principles from the Alexander Technique and Feldenkrais Method. He is the Mind-Body Expert at The Living Room by Octave, an innovative wellbeing center that facilitates whole person development covering optimal health, mind-body alignment, thriving relationships and life purpose.

 

DJ SKINNY BROWN  |  13:00 - 14:00

Dj Skinny Brown is behind Shanghai's monthly POPASUDA events, specializing in global sounds. Much of his music is sent directly to him from producers across Africa, Brazil, Colombia, India, and Latin America. While his unique sounds source cultural rhythms and traditional vocals and instruments, they all come remixed and built for the dancefloor. With heavy bass, his sets span genres from Trap to bass, reggae to dancehall, and house to hip hop, along with more traditional sound like salsa, samba, azonto, cwaito, reggaeton, bhangra, and a mélange of beats, rhythms, and melodies.

 

CAPOEIRA  |  14:00 - 14:30

Brazilian Martial Arts by Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai
Watch this demonstration of Capoeira, the Brazilian martial arts commonly performed with the rhythm of berimbau, a one string instrument and singing and singing. It is almost like a dancing fight performance. By Professor Diego “Guerreiro”

photo credit: Capoeira Contemporanea
 

THE HORDE  |  14:30 - 15:15

The Horde - Epic Folk Band
Slinging a unique blend of Americana music, The Horde has become a mainstay of the Shanghai music scene, livening up music halls with harmonica wails, cajon thumps and mandolin trinkles. With a large repertoire of original music on topics as diverse as trips to Thailand, Shanghai wastrels, Homeric paeans and ruminations on George Washington's axing of the proverbial cherry tree, the Horde has "conquered" on tours of Beijing, Suzhou, Ningbo and Ulaanbatar, Mongolia. In 2013, the band released its first EP, "Consider Yourselves Conquered", which received critical acclaim and featured on many year-end lists, including Best Albums of 2013 by Smartshanghai.com. The Horde is currently preparing to release its first full album, "Fahuazhen", later this year.

 

FLAMENCO  |  15:30 - 16:00

Carmen González, versatil dancer speciallised in contemporary and Flamenco born in Málaga, Spain. She started studying Spanish dance at the age of 4 and graduated in proffesional conservatory (Carmen Roche), in Madrid, diploma in Musical theatre in the same conservatory and superior Contemporary studies in Málaga superior public dance conservatory. She has worked in several musical theatres all around Spain such as "the beatles", with experience not only on theatre's stages but also in tv: in Spain for commercials and in China for China's Got Talent.
Andrés Coca, Flamenco and Jazz guitarist born in Madrid, Spain. Audiences across the world including Spain, the United Kingdom, Japan and now China have enjoyed Andres’ splendid musical repertoire.

 

THE HORDE  |  16:00 - 16:45

THE HORDE - EPIC FOLK BAND
Slinging a unique blend of Americana music, The Horde has become a mainstay of the Shanghai music scene, livening up music halls with harmonica wails, cajon thumps and mandolin trinkles. With a large repertoire of original music on topics as diverse as trips to Thailand, Shanghai wastrels, Homeric paeans and ruminations on George Washington's axing of the proverbial cherry tree, the Horde has "conquered" on tours of Beijing, Suzhou, Ningbo and Ulaanbatar, Mongolia. In 2013, the band released its first EP, "Consider Yourselves Conquered", which received critical acclaim and featured on many year-end lists, including Best Albums of 2013 by Smartshanghai.com. The Horde is currently preparing to release its first full album, "Fahuazhen", later this year.

 

SOCKETS  |  18:00 - 20:00

SOCKETS
Sockets is a Colombian born tropic-all art collective, bringing the sound of latin jungles to your chaste ears. Always experimenting, plugging some wires here, adding some noise there, and voila! Any similarities are a mere coincidence.

POST #41 MEN & LIFESTYLE

And finally, our last post about our pop-up stores! Gentlemen, we have not forgotten about you! And ladies, here are some lovely options for body care and you home. There is also some cute and fun things for the little ones. See you there!

 

Uptown Records 

 

CIRCA   |   www.circaeye.com

 

Banana Fish   |   www.bananafish-books.com

 

Albanese   |   www.albanese.com.br

 

Redesigns

 

衫国演义   |   shanguoyanyi.tmall.com

 

Katewood   |   www.katewoodoriginals.com 

 

Gama Bikes   |   www.gamabikes.com

 

Whole Organic   |   Wholeorganice.taobao.com

 

lalu Food 4 Skin 

 

Sweet teeth   |   sweettheeth.taobao.com

 

XBF Kids Calendar

 

Casa Karima   |   www.casakarima.com

 

时间简史

 

Hu & Hu   |   www.hu-hu.com

 

POST #40 HEY LADIES! THE NEXT SHOPPING LIST IS OUT

We have just a few days left before the event, and we are very excited about it! A big thank you to all the sellers that signed up. Please check out this lovely selection of ladies’ accessories and fashion. It’s going to be such a fun shopping weekend! 

 

FENNY   |   fennig.lofter.com

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Fernanda Sung

 

Awu   |   www.awustudio.com

 

Pickle Salmon   |   www.picklesalmon.com

 
 

Dore

 

Amelie Lan   |   www.amelielan.com

 

Ace Jewelry

 

Agudee   |   www.agudee.com

 
 

LIZ & JAZ   |   yapicreative.taobao.com

 

Roro

 

Hello Flower

 

Magpie Jewelry   |   www.magpiejewelrydesigns.com

 

Joe

 
 

J'Studio

 
 

MAGGIE

 

JJ 复古设计集合店

 

Shy to Shine

 

Vintage Luxury

 

Qulu Creations   |   www.qulucreations.com

 

Flo

 

Wayuu   |   www.wayuushop.com

 

Limma Limmon Swimwear   |   www.limmalimmonswimwear.com

 

大鹅毛古着   |   daemao.taobao.com

 

三方七合SFUNCHIC 

 

INS (IT’S NOT SIMPLE)   |   www.itsnotsimpleyou.com

 

JW 

 

POST #39 TALKS & MORE

Explore a variety of topics and expand your mind with our multidisciplinary line up of talks and workshops. Be touched by the heart warming work of a charity. Get a glimpse of the mind of a poet. Find out the latest in sex and fashion in Chinese society. Experiment with your movements with theatre.

 

TALKS | SATURDAY 4th OF JULY

 

TWO STUDENTS, TWO POEMS

TWO STUDENTS, TWO POEMS 
Encountering the poetic mind of people with mental disorder
By Tata Jiang from HeArtS Charity  
When Saturday 4th of July 13:00 – 14:00 
Where Lecture Room
Fee Free 
Language Mandarin

 

NON-REPRESENTATIONAL THEATRE WORKSHOP

NON-REPRESENTATIONAL THEATRE WORKSHOP
A series of exercises whose aim is to generate interesting and exciting material for physical theatre.
By Playwright Yasen Vasilev
When Saturday 4th of July 14:30 – 15:30 
Where Lecture Room
Fee Free 
No of participants 5pax (min required) - 10pax (max.)
Reservation vassilev.yassen@gmail.com
Language English

 

LOOKING ONLINE FOR LOVE & SEX: CHINA UNCENSORED 

LOOKING ONLINE FOR LOVE & SEX: CHINA UNCENSORED  
A raw and uncensored report about going undercover on straight, gay and lesbian, popular dating apps, exploring the modern dating scene in China.
By Kevin Choi
When Saturday 4th of July 16:00 - 17:00 
Where Lecture Room
Fee Free
Language Mandarin
Reminder Please do not take any photos during the presentation

 

FASHION IN THE ERA OF SOCIAL NETWORKING

FASHION IN THE ERA OF SOCIAL NETWORKING
The freelance contributing writer, whose articles have appeared in magazines such as ELLE and VOGUE,  shares her insights
By Han Rui
When Saturday 4th of July 17:00 - 18:00 
Where Lecture Room
Fee Free
Language Mandarin

 

TRIBALISM AND THE POET

Photo credit: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/916007.shtml

TRIBALISM AND THE POET
Poetry reading from the author’s collection 'Ritual Verses’ and exploring how poets can actually be considered a 'tribe' of their own, within literature
By Susie Gordon
When Saturday 4th of July 19:30 - 20:30 
Where Lecture Room
Fee Free
Language English

 

TALKS | SUNDAY 5th OF JULY

 

TWO STUDENTS, TWO POEMS 

TWO STUDENTS, TWO POEMS 
Encountering the poetic mind of people with mental disorder
By Tata Jiang from HeArtS Charity  
When Sunday 5th of July 13:00 – 14:00 
Where Lecture Room
Fee Free 
Language Mandarin

 

SUMMERGATE SPIRITS OF INDEPENDENCE TASTING - PROFESSIONALS ONLY

SUMMERGATE SPIRITS OF INDEPENDENCE TASTING - PROFESSIONALS ONLY 
Bringing the experience of mixology into a higher level to the world of creative cocktails in Shanghai
By SUMMERGATE SPIRITS OF INDEPENDENCE 
When Sunday 5th of July 15:00 – 17:00 
Where Lecture Room 
Participation VIP Media guests and by invitation only

 

NON-REPRESENTATIONAL THEATRE WORKSHOP 

NON-REPRESENTATIONAL THEATRE WORKSHOP
A series of exercises that aim at generating interesting and exciting material for physical theatre.
By Playwright Yasen Vasilev
When Sunday 5th of July 17:30 – 19:30 
Where Lecture Room
Fee Free 
No of participants 5pax (min required) - 10pax (max.)
Reservation vassilev.yassen@gmail.com
Language English

 

POST #38 TEEPEES & MORE

Yes, we have teepees! And there is some cool stuff inside…
Are you into palm reading, tarot card or face painting? Or maybe you are ready for your next tattoo? Check them out!! 

There is also a nice gentlemen’s area where you can take a little break, get pampered by our barber and enjoy a little puff of shisha. Watch an art house movie. Appreciate some art. Stressed parents can drop off kids at our specially tailored kids area and relax. Come on down!

 

TEEPEES | SATURDAY 4th & SUNDAY 5th JULY

 

TEEPEE 1 - TATTOO 

TATTOO 
Get your next tattoo.
By Shanghai Tattoo   |   www.shanghaitattoo.com
When 4th & 5th of July 12:00 – 18:00
Where Teepee 1

 

TEEPEE 2 - BODY PAINTING 

BODY PAINTING
Fun. Fun. Fun!
By Katherine
When 4th & 5th of July 12:00 – 18:00
Where Teepee 2

 

TEEPEE 3 - hAND ANALYSIS 

HAND ANALYSIS
Uunderstanding your strength and Life Purpose through specialized analysis and coaching
By Certified Hand Analyst and Life Coach Thelma from The Elmz Consultancy   |   www.theelmz.com
When 4th & 5th of July 12:00 – 18:00
Where Teepee 3

 

TEEPEE 4 - TAROT READING

TAROT READING
Tarot Cards Guidance and Inspiration
By Phounkeo from OpenUp Space   |   www.openupspace.com
When Saturday 4th of July 12:00 – 18:00
Where Teepee 4

 

TRIBAL CORNERS  |  SATURDAY 4th & SUNDAY 5th JULY

 

bLOW DRY EXPRESS

BLOW DRY EXPRESS
Refresh your do. Get a very special pampering this weekend.
By Artistic Director Gillian from Gillian at Alize   |   www.gillianalizeshanghai.com
When Saturday 4th of July 15:00 – 20:00  &  Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00 
Where Blow Dry Express Booth

 

BARBERSHOP

BARBER SHOP
Get a little trim and a little stylin'
By Doc Guthrie’s   |   docguthries.com
When Saturday 4th of July 12:00 – 20:00 & Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00
Where Menswear & Lifestyle

 

SHISHA BAR

SHISHA BAR
Have a puff of shisha and take five.
By Habibi 
When Saturday 4th of July 12:00 – 20:00 & Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00
Where Menswear & Lifestyle

 

ART ROOMS   |  SATURDAY 4th & SUNDAY 5th JULY

 

WORLD CINEMA

World Cinema - The Nomadic Cinema Experience
This mobile cinema created by two film lovers roams the streets of Shanghai. Check out the film screenings of lesser known films in this very unlikely cinema location!
By Rosalia Ramos and Annelise Charek from The Nomadic Cinema Experience   |   www.tumblr.com/blog/nomadicfilmexperience
When ALL DAY Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th of July 
Where Art Rooms

 

ART EXHIBITION - MU5151

Art Exhibition - MU5151
The Series MU5151 was inspired by his recent trips from Shanghai to Beijing, where a three hour delay allowed him the time to explore the possibilities of using rabbit roles to shorten the time travelled between locations.
By Siu from The Orangeblowfish   |   www.theorangeblowfish.com
When ALL DAY Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th of July 
Where Art Rooms

 

CHILDREN'S AREA | SATURDAY 4th & SUNDAY 5th JULY

 

HeArtS

HeArtS 
Support kids with disabilities
By HeArtS Charity   |   www.heartschina.org                                                                                                                                                When Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00
Where Children's Area

 

PEOPLE FOR PETS

People 4 Pets 
Help a pet in need
By P4P Charity   |   www.people-for-pets.org
When Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00
Where Children's Area

 

GF CHOPSTIX

GF CHOPSTIX
Gluten-free cookie and cupcake decoration
By Sandi from GF Chopstix   |   www.gfchopstix.com
When Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00
Where Children's Area

 

MINI BOBI

MINI BOBI
Shoes for kiddos
By MINI BOBI   |   www.minibobi.com 
When Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00
Where Children's Area

 

CUTE LITTLE BEAN CRAFTS

CUTE LITTLE BEAN CRAFTS
Arts and crafts for kids
By CUTE LITTLE BEAN CRAFTS 
When Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th of July 12:00 - 20:00
Where Children's Area