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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Events
"Swinging Beethoven" by Quintessence Saxophone Quintet

Mar 4 - Mar 4 | Suzhou Poly Grand Theatre | 50 yuan

The Quintessence Saxophone Quintet is among the world's most creative contemporary saxophone ensembles. The five have become very adept in ...


Concert “Notes from Northland” by Suzhou Symphony Orchestra

Mar 10 - Mar 10 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 80-580 yuan

Mussorgsky’s “Introduction to Khovantchina: Dawn over the Moscow River,” Tchaikovsky’s “Francesca da Rimini: Symphonic Fantasy after Dante, ...


Concert by Niese and Lucerne Festival Strings

Mar 11 - Mar 11 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 100-680 yuan

The concert by soprano Danielle de Niese and the Lucerne Festival Strings will feature Broadway works and classic works by renowned ...


Ballet Theatre "Carmen"

Mar 17 - Mar 17 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 80-580 yuan

Suzhou Ballet Theatre and Suzhou Symphony Orchestra will join hands to present their own version of "Carmen."



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Feb 2, 2018, 2:48pmAdmin add 1 photo to Auspicious Omens— Yan Xiaojing Solo Exhibition.


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