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Gilbert Memoirs Gilbert Memoirs
Kweiteh Memoirs

A new audio series, narrating the memoirs of a Canadian doctor who led a refugee camp in Henan during the Japanese occupation of 1938

Master Calligrapher Master Calligrapher
Xiangsheng: "Master Calligrapher"

County official with an outsized reputation is put to the test

Dashan on Guangdong TV Dashan on Guangdong TV
Xiangsheng: "Four Famous Dishes"

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.

Personalized Messages Personalized messages
Personalized Video Messages

Send your family or friends a personalized video message from Dashan to mark a special occasion.

Verses of Chu Verses of Chu
Poetry Narration

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.

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Vlog: Pandemic Plans

Live performances gradually came to a halt as the pandemic spread. Where do we go from here? [Published June, 2020]

姜昆、唐杰忠、大山 姜昆、唐杰忠、大山
Traditional Xiangsheng "128 Legs"

One of the first xiangsheng I ever performed, recorded in Shanghai in early 1990. The ending was censored for television broadcast, but has been restored here.

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Vlog: Farewell to the Beijing Bookworm

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]

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Introduction to Dashan Live

For more information and video samples, go to Dashan Live

一分钟自我介绍 Dashan - One Minute Intro
Dashan: One Minute Introduction

The "Dashan Story" in 60 seconds

Jiang Kun Calligraphy Jiang Kun Calligraphy
Jiang Kun's Ode to Dashan

"A distinguished scholar and blockhead" (animated calligraphy)