FEATURE STORY: Chaoyang Paradiso
With the city trying to diffuse the popularity of dark and divey
Sanlitun, Chaoyang Park is undergoing a US$73 million
refurbishment to become a recreational hub for all your dining
and entertainment needs.
CD SCENE: Cobra II and Cold Blooded Animals
Latest offerings from Chinese bands
GO WOO!: To Dye For
Want to shock your friends? Don't bother shaving yourself
a mohawk, just do some semi-permanent dye damage to your head instead.
ZHAO LE: March 31 - April 6,
BEIJING'S BEST DAILY EVENTS GUIDE!
Picks! Picks! Art Scene, Cinema Scene, Exhibition Scene,
Stage Scene, Kids Scene, Sports Scene
ZHAO LE: IN CHINESE!
SCENE CLASSIFIEDS: Jobs,
Employment Offered, Employment Sought, For Sale/Wanted,
Housing Available/Sought, Services, Personals, Announcements
CULTURE SCENE: Mondo Bizzaro
Powerful, provocative, and downright odd--the impromptu
performance art of Beijing-based Luo Zidan is coming to a dumpster
BITES: Woo Me Cafe
Tired of bloody marys without celery or Worcestershire sauce? Woo
Me Cafe does classic cocktails right.
COMRADE LANGUAGE: Two Characters Good, Four Characters Better
Take Comrade's advice and use your time here to learn a little
idiomatic Chinese. As they say, ji bu ke shi, shi bu zai
lai--opportunity knocks but once.
IN SHORT ... From the Chinese Press
The Living Dead, Mainland Murder Mystery, Shafted, Monkey Business,
Villain or Victim?, Copycat Kidnappers
ASK AYI: Identity Crisis
Can't tell Right from Wong? Let Ayi unravel the mysteries of Chinese
FYI: I Want my CCTV!?
China Central Television Channel 4 offers a bit more than
your average mix of cross-talk shows and Qing dynasty soap operas.
CCTV 4 airs interesting English-language programs on a daily basis.