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Crosstalk Comedy

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ID: 3035 Upper Intermediate
This lesson revolves around the traditional art of Chinese comedy known as crosstalk. Crosstalk (相声/相聲/xiàngsheng) is typically in the form of a duo dialogue between two performers. The crosstalk language, rich in puns and allusions, is delivered in a rapid, bantering style.
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在场 zàichǎng on the scene
轮到 lúndào to be the turn of
表演 biǎoyǎn to perform
大伙儿 dàhuǒr everyone
zàichǎng de péngyǒumen ,dàjiā
Good evening, everyone...
wǎnshang hǎo !
Good evening!
zhōngyú lúndào zánliǎ biǎoyǎn le 。
Finally it's time for our performance.
biǎoyǎn gè shénme hǎo ne ?
What should we perform?
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