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Join Us for Scotch & Stories This Wednesday [UPDATE]

Ai Whisky whiskies with Helen

Are you ready for a lot of scotch? On Wednesday, the Beijing-based writers colony the Anthill is hosting a writers night featuring six stories paired with six whiskies — five of which you see in the picture above (also pictured is Helen, co-owner of the whisky shop Ai Whisky, which is sponsoring the event). A few spots are still available via email reservation: colonyemails@gmail.com.

For more information, check out the Anthill.

UPDATE, 5:37 pm: Drinking tickets are now sold out. Non-drinking tickets, however, will be available at the door.

Scotch and Stories the Anthill

Presenting: Scotch & Stories

Scotch and Stories the Anthill

Join us on Wednesday, May 27 for an evening of scotch and storytelling from the writers colony the Anthill, with six whiskies in your hand and six writers on stage. Each story – a mix of confessions, fiction and poetry – will be matched to a single malt whisky, all for the low price of 150RMB (space limited, advance registration required via colonyemails@gmail.com). (more…)

Friday Movie Night, May 15: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Grand Budapest Hotel

Join us tonight for a screening of Wes Anderson’s brilliant dark comedy The Grand Budapest Hotel, which won four Oscars and the Golden Globe for Best Comedy/Musical. (more…)

Two Quiz Nights in May Sponsored by Sherpa’s!

sherpas-logo1Great news, quiz-goers: Sherpa‘s Food Delivery Service will sponsor the May 11th and May 25th Bookworm pub quizzes. This means the winning team on those nights will receive six vouchers worth 80rmb each! Use them to order food from Wagas, Moka Bros, Hatsune and many of your favorite Beijing restaurants. Jonathan White hosts. Remember, Bookworm Quiz Night happens every Monday beginning at 8pm.

Friday Movie Night on May 8th

Bird

We are still screening our Oscar-winning films, and this Friday’s movie choice is Birdman. The film won the Academy Award for Best Picture, along with Best Director for González Iñárritu, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Cinematography from a total of nine nominations, tying it with The Grand Budapest Hotel for being the most nominated film of the Academy’s 87th annual awards ceremony

Start at 7.30pm – FREE

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