Art & Stage

Suzhou has a long history of refinement. It has been a center for visual and performing arts for centuries while Shanghai and Singapore were still muddy backwaters and mangrove swamps. The city’s is renowned for its paintings, sculptures, ceramics, and crafts such as silk embroidery, carpentry and jade carving. There has been a renaissance over the last five years supported by the demand for well-appointed offices, sophisticated restaurants and decorations for the homes of arriving expat families and a rising middle class who have flocked to the new housing estates and have walls to decorate and floor space to cover.

Jinji Lake Concert Hall

1 Guanfeng Street, Suzhou Industrial Park (close to Xiandai Avenue)

Suzhou Poly Grand Theatre

1 Dongyuan Road, Wuzhong District

Suzhou Industrial Park Cathedral

Yangcheng Lake Avenue, Wuzhong District

Eslite Spectrum Suzhou

8 Yuelang Street, Suzhou Industrial Park
3456 9876

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Concert by String Trio Infinitus

Dec 1 - Dec 1 | Suzhou Public Culture Center | 50-180 yuan

Infinitus is a critically acclaimed beatboxing string trio known for their unique sound and upbeat performance style.

Drama ‘Murder on Air’

Dec 2 - Dec 2 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 100-580 yuan

The drama presented by famous Chinese dubbers will simulate the recording scene of Agatha Christine’s three radio plays including “Personal ...

Macbeth by TNT Theatre Britain

Dec 3 - Dec 3 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 100-300 yuan

This four-act opera was composed by Verdi based on William Shakespeare's play of the same name. It was Verdi's 10th opera and first ...

Crossover Piano Concert by Maksim and His Band

Dec 6 - Dec 6 | Suzhou Poly Grand Theatre | 880-1,080 yuan

Croatian pianist Maksim Mrvica presents classical music in a different way with the use of electro-acoustic devices. Maksim and his band ...

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Nov 16, 2018, 3:5pmAdmin add 1 photo to Concert by String Trio Infinitus.

Nov 9, 2018, 4:35pmAdmin add 1 photo to 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream' by Queensland Ballet.

Nov 7, 2018, 2:51pmAdmin added Concert by Deutsche Philharmonie Bonn to Events | Stage.

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