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.


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

Suzhou Arts Theater

1150 Dengwei Road, Gaoxin District


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Events
Zhang Haochen’s Piano Recital

May 26 - May 26 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 80-480 yuan

After winning a gold medal in the 13th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2009, the 24-year-old Chinese pianist, Haochen Zhang, ...


The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

May 25 - May 27 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 80-220 yuan

A Chinese version of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) created by Reduced Shakespeare Company will be presented to ...


‘Trinity’ by Jin Xing Dance Theatre

May 27 - May 27 | Suzhou Poly Grand Theatre | 180-680 yuan

Jin Xing Dance Theatre will present modern dance “Trinity” which has three parts called “Space,” “Echo” and “Caged Birds.” The dance was ...


Ballet ‘Anna Karenina’

May 28 - May 28 | Suzhou Culture and Arts Center | 80-880 yuan

The ballet “Anna Karenina” is adapted from an 1878 novel written by L. Tolstoy and choreographed by An?elika Cholina, winner of Lithuania’s ...


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Latest additions

May 24, 2017, 1:31amAdmin added Peter Gentenaar’s Solo Exhibition to Events | Exhibition.

May 24, 2017, 1:31amAdmin add 1 photo to Peter Gentenaar’s Solo Exhibition.

May 24, 2017, 1:25amAdmin added Boys’ Choir from Dresden, Germany to Events | Stage.


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