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Moving from China to the UK comedy scene
Episode 2026th August 2023 • The comedians paradise • Marvin McCarthy
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Join comedian and promoter Marvin McCarthy as he interviews larger-than-life characters that will help comedians live life on their terms and find their niche.

In this episode, we chat to Alvin Liu . A comedian who has moved from the English speaking comedy scene in Shanghai to London. Here is an overview of what we discussed:

[[01:23]] English vs Chinese food

[[08:01]] How comedy is different in UK to China

[[25:31]] Old people are similar to average Chinese audience

[[26:39]] Don’t do an hour if your not funny in five minutes

[[45:22]] What I would tell to my younger self

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