Shanghai Grand Theater

Shanghai Grand TheaterWith a distinctive architectural style and a brilliant appearance, Shanghai Grand Theater is a city landmark. Located at People's Square in the city center, it faces People's Avenue to the south, North Huangpi Road to the west and Shanghai Municipal Government Building to the east.

Opened in 1998, the Grand Theater has one of the largest and best equipped automatic stages in the world. It was designed by ARTE Charpentier, a famous architecture design company established by Jean-Marie Charpentier, a brilliant French architect and urban planner. When night falls, the whole construction resembles a crystal palace.

Having three theaters of different sizes and being equipped with advanced lighting and stereo facilities, the Grand Theater is now the stage for world-class works of art, international art activities and education.

Shanghai Grand TheaterConcerts performed at the Grand Theater include The Three Tenors, plus many European operas, classical music dramas and musical concerts by the top symphony orchestras. Performances by some of the world's most-famous ballet companies are often given in the large theater. Also, a number of original Chinese operas, dramas, pantomimes and traditional musical concerts can frequently be seen. Quite a few international art activities are held here, including the China Shanghai International Art Festival, the SCO Members Art Festival, the Shanghai International Film Festival, the French Culture Year, the Italian Culture Year and the German Culture Week.

 Address: No. 300, People's Avenue, Huangpu District
Transportation: Take bus nos. 17, 18, 20, 23, 37, 46, 109, 112 or 123, or metro lines 1, 2 or 8, and get off at People's Square.
Ticket Booking Line: 021-63728702 / 63723833 / 63598032 / 63271943

 

2018 Performance Schedule:

Performance Date Ticket (CNY)
Drama: Uncle Yanya 19:30, Apr. 1st (Sun.) 580, 380, 280, 180, 80
Drama: Jane Eyre 19:30, Apr. 3rd ~ 8th;
14:00, Apr. 7th (Sat.)
380, 280, 180, 120, 60, 50
Opera: Nabucco 19:15, Apr.11th ~ 13th 880, 580, 380, 280, 180, 80
Drama: Revel’s World of Shakespeare 19:30, Apr. 20th ~ 22nd 300, 260, 180, 100, 50
Drama: Lungs 19:30, Apr. 24th ~ 26th 380, 280, 180, 80, 50
Concert: The Thousand and One Nights 19:30, Apr. 28th (Sat.) 300, 260, 180, 100, 50
Musical: Snow White 10:30, May 1st (Tue.) 150, 100, 50
Peking Opera 13:30, May 1st (Tue.) 980, 680, 480, 280
Concert: Baroque’s Brilliance and Elegance 19:15, May 2nd (Wed.) 500, 280, 180, 80
Drama: 1984 19:30, May 2nd ~ 4th 250, 180, 150, 50
Concert: Splendid China 19:15, May 5th (Sat.) 580, 380, 280, 180, 80
Drama: Julius Caesar 19:30, May 10th ~ 13th 380, 280, 180, 120, 60, 50
Opera: The Tsar’s Bride 19:15, May 14th ~ 16th 1580, 1280, 980, 680, 480, 280, 180, 80
Musical: Snow White 10:30, Jun. 2nd & 3rd;
15:30, Jun. 2nd (Sat.)
150, 100, 50
Concert: Sky City 19:30, Jun. 15th (Fri.) 300, 260, 180, 100, 50
Monodrama: An Iliad 19:30, Jun. 22nd & 23rd 300, 260, 180, 100, 50
Drama: Notre Dame de Paris 19:30, Jun. 26th ~ 30th;
14:00, Jun. 30th (Sat.)
380, 280, 180, 120, 60, 50
 

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