General Yue Fei
Degang is China's most popular and talented northern-style comedian,
specialised in the traditional Chinese stage art "cross-talk" (相声).
He was trained in Beijing
Opera, Tianjing Opera (pingju), Hebei Opera (hebeibangzi)
and story-telling (pinghua) since 8 with a broad knowledge
and deep understanding of Chinese culture and history.
His achievements on and off stage have crossed over to
the fields outside his trained areas, which include directing
films, producing TV series and and hosting various programs
on television, with the scripts almost all written by himself.
Of course, his biggest accomplishment is closely related
to his profession: He is credited for reviving the dying
art of cross-talk nearly single-handedly.
Below is his latest verse he freshly posted on weibo that
hero Yue Fei and condemns the treacherous premier: