Adapted from a traditional xiangsheng piece, this was one of the last live performances I did in early 2020 before the pandemic struck, later edited and broadcast on Guangdong TV in March, 2021.
My interests took a more classical turn in 2020. Comedy is about being engaged and relevant, and it's hard to maintain that edge when you're at home in lockdown. On the other hand, it's a great opportunity for brushing up on Chinese poetry.
The Bookworm has been a cradle for Chinese language stand-up, and was the stage where I first tried out new material for "Dashan Live" [Published November, 2019]