ARTIST ON DISPLAY: Sylvia Martin Vernissage | Saturday Oct. 13th, at 4pm. & stay for Karaoke with China Doll & friends.

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Vernissage on Saturday Oct. 13th, at 4pm. That’s THIS saturday 4-8pm. For our very good friend Sylvia Martin. & stay for Karaoke with the one and only China Doll.

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Speak Up: Comedy + Improv + Karaoke Party | Fri., Oct. 12 @ 7:30 PM door, 8 PM show

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Speak Up: The Party Show + Karaoke
Friday, October 12, 2018
Doors 7:30 Show 8:00
$7 Shanghai Restaurant 651 Somerset Street West

Hosts: Chelsea Fahey & Deborah Ring

Join Maria Corts Puch, Lauren Christina Banks, Woody Field McCadden, Nick Howe, and Angus Wright for a night of comedy, sketch and improv!

Then join Rich Hilborn a.k.a DJ Best-DJ-Ever for some KARAOKE!!!

Special thank you to: Mabe, Edward, & Don Kwan for hosting our party in their second home Shanghai Restaurant. We appreciate the love and support!

Big thanks to The Improv Embassy, Ottawa’s best theatre company for learning Improv, Sketch and now Stand Up! You can do this too, they can show you how!

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SING ON THE WILD SIDE! Book Your Private Group Karaoke Party For This Fall/Winter!

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SING ON THE WILD SIDE! Book Your Private Group Karaoke Party For This Fall/Winter!

RESERVE the entire restaurant for your own private group event ON ANY DAY OR TIME OF THE WEEK (SUBJECT TO LIMITED AVAILABLE BOOKING DATES)! CELEBRATE your event in a unique and fun way… with KARAOKE and CHINA DOLL as your hostess!  Your imagination is the limit!

You can celebrate a birthday, hold a workplace Christmas dinner (special buffet menu available) followed by a karaoke party or PLAY BINGO or you can even have China Doll host your event on location, there are plenty of reasons to come to the Shanghai for great food & great times!

OR for individuals or smaller groups, you could join us for our REGULAR SATURDAY NIGHT KARAOKE, with CHINA DOLL & Friends, from 9 pm to 2 am.  NO COVER.  RESERVATIONS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

VISIT our website or sign up to our blog, and join us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest event updates, news and more!

For more information & bookings, please contact us by email at theshanghaiottawa@gmail.com  or  call  613-233-4001

NOTE: Special bookings and events by other groups may affect opening hours and operations.  Please contact us or check with our website or social media before you plan to come by.

Artist on Display: Luminita Lou Serbanescu – Original Art

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After I was invited to show my art at the Shanghai Restaurant and got to know some of the owners of the restaurant, I had the pleasant surprise of discovering that it is not “just a restaurant”, but a mini-community center! Everyone who is someone in Ottawa area, and some from outside, is a friend of the Shanghai! Well known people from all walks of life came in one time or another. So, now it is time that my friends join the crowd and meet me at Shanghai for the vernissage of my China Girl show, on Thursday September 6th, at 7 pm. Great art, good treats and great company! Please come by!

                                                                                – Luminita Lou Serbanescu

OPA! Chairman George Music Video ‘Golden Night’ feat. China Doll filmed at The Shang

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From ancient cultures are born revolutionary sounds. Driven by a determination to re-imagine songs of the ages as sounds for our age, Greek-Canadian Chairman George presents a unique form of artistic fusion – one where the bouzouki cohabits with the pipa, where melodic Greek songs are performed in Mandarin, one where there are no borders. It’s a Mediterranean cruise up the Yangtze, and this is the soundtrack. In an era of too much conflict, Chairman George brings worlds together in celebration. And in dance.

Based on Απόψε στις ακρογιαλιές by Vassilis Tsitsanis.

Album “Bringing the Greek Party to China!” to be released Fall 2018 !

Publisher: Seed Point Music Publishing, Athens, Greece

乔治主席 Chairman George International performing artist CHINA GREECE CANADA

Twitter: @Chairman_George Canada

Mobile: 613 883 5307

Email: info@chairmangeorge.com

Web: http://chairmangeorge.com/

 

Shanghai Nights: 3 year anniversary Show/oke/arty | 9 pm | July 20, Aug. 24 & Sept 7 | Comedy & Karaoke | Tickets

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Tell people more about the event:

Who? Comedians, Musicians and You!
What? An intimate evening of weird loose comedy, beautiful live music, and passionate karaoke.
Why? Running an independent comedy show for 3 years at the institution that is Shanghai Restaurant. Celebrations are to be had.
Where? The city or the institution?
How? Dedication, loose morals and removed ego.

Show starts @ 9 pm.
Karaoke @ 11 pm until close or when Don starts playing the educational videos.

Cost: $10 – (psst -> $7 online … shhh https://shanghainights3year.bpt.me)

Proceeds go to Charity. (A personal thank you and give back to society.)
Lineup is filled with some of my favourite acts from the past years and a special musical guest – dogs/cats/ferret people are all welcome, just not their pets or kids (we tried that once… wasn’t the good weird.)

Tickets available soon.
So some Tragically Hip in the meantime:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X1yq5Lt2yMs
(SFW heads up there’s Canadian Boobies) RIP and TY.

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The Speak Up: Improvised Stand Up, Storytelling, Indie Improv + July 19, 26 & Aug. 2 – 8:00 pm start

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The Speak Up

open mic – improvised stand up – storytelling – indie duo teams – improv teams – and more

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July 19, 2018 (OTHER DATES: July 26 and August 2)

Your Host: Woody Field McCadden

Featuring:

The Speak Up: Sign up at the door to be selected to do 2-3 mins of improvised stand up about topics submitted by the audience. Topics may include current events, opinions, or ANYTHING! Names will be drawn to determine who participates.

Stand Up by: TBD
Dianne Skoll

Special performance by: Judy Reid

Judy will perform a segment of her hit Ottawa Fringe show HOW TO GET OVER A GUY IN 723 DAYS (AND OTHER USEFUL THINGS I LEARNED FROM AFGHANISTAN, THE DILDO DORY GRILL, AND PTSD)

The HMU: Sign up at the door to be selected at random to perform a 2-3 minute improvised duo with suggestions from the audience. Choose from a hat, or ask the audience for a suggestion.

And featuring: The Speak Up House Team! Jesse Henne, Maria Corts Puch, Woody Field McCadden, Nick Howe, Angus Wright & Lauren Christina Banks returns!

LGBTQIA + BIPOC strongly encouraged

to request a future spot email angusbydesign@gmail.com
Subject: The Speak Up
Date:

$10 – PWYC spots available

Proceeds to go to: https://www.gofundme.com/2qgyk5nr&rcid=r01-153023109186-a7fb6bc8291c4caf&pc=ot_co_campmgmt_w

Interested in door/tech? please contact angusbydesign@gmail.com
Producer: Angus Wright

As producer, I would like to acknowledge that these performances are taking place on unceded Algonquin territory.
To learn more, visit: http://www.canadashistory.ca/explore/politics-law/algonquin-territory

Artwork By: Dani Alon

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