A promo video for the A World in Jest Project -- http://WorldinJest.com
-- and Matt Davis featuring quick outtakes from the last three months of performing stand up in China, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, Vietnam, South Korea, and Thailand.
To learn more please see http://WorldinJest.com
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If you'd like to book a show, help out, donate, or otherwise:http://worldinjest.com/ever...
TRANSCRIPT of VIDEO:
TITLE: Three months ago I left the USA for everywhere else.
Matt Davis : Are we recording again?
Tony Ricca : We're recording.
Matt Davis : Lost power in Myanmar again.
Dana Pandawa : I'm not selling stuff, no. No, I'm not selling.
But it costs...
TITLE: Agreeing to go anywhere stand up comedy could get me for a year without stopping.
Matt Davis :Americans, you don't know anything about the world, you don't know anything outside of your own country.
Yeah we do!
And the more I travel I'm like, I didn't know where any of this was.
Storm Xu : My ideal audience is english speaking Chinese.
that's who i want to perform in front of.
San Francisco maybe.
TITLE: Using each gig to get me to the next, and the hopefully the one after that.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Matt Davis : I was going to go for a walk. *thunder*
Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Matt Davis : I don't know what it is about old temples and tits.
But. It's like every third thing is titties.
Matt Davis : I don’t know if anyone here is in singaporean television, but here's a show idea:
Singapore's Next Top Caner. Can we have that? Please?
Siem Reap, Cambodia
Thina Tola : We're in a Tuk-tuk in a rain storm.
TITLE: Filming everything I can. Talking to everyone that's willing. Writing and performing.
Rockstar Alex : I think I got influences on the internet and youtube, but the video I got influences from is in English
Andy Curtain : selling some tickets.
Matt Davis : Good.
TITLE: A lot of great comics and comedy fans from all over have reached out to help me along.
Seoul, South Korea
Jeff Sinclair : Shippity Shoppity,
On vacation now
Buy Ba-buy ba-buy buy what ever you can
Matt Davis : I saw three really happy japanese business men in the lobby, I know you got pandas
Phnom Pehn Cambodia
Thina Tola :
The world knows us from two things, Angkor Wat and the Genocide, which we are about less than a minute walk away from the S-21 museum.
Chinese man : ?????
TITLE: So far: nine (9) countries, nineteen (19) cities, twenty six (26) shows. Next: India and South Africa.
TITLE: I'm starting month four (4), with a lot more to figure out. You can help me continue.
TITLE: Share this video. Then go to this page: http://worldinjest.com/ever...
TITLE: booking: matt /*at*/ worldinjest.com http://WorldinJest.com/ever... http://WorldinJest.com/news...
Paul Creasy : It is hazy.
"One of the top stand ups hailing from the U.S. A force. Not to be missed." -Eamonn, founder of Jakarta Comedy Club
"Matt brought tears to our eyes with his incredible solo show." Comedians Talk, Malaysia
"After slaying crowds last year in his Shanghai debut, he's back again." That's magazine, Shanghai
"A force of nature behind the mic. I am wildly impressed with his ability to take very different rooms and consistently knock it out of the park." Andy Curtain, Kung Fu Komedy, China
"...unstoppable gusto... wooed the audience for almost an hour with his intelligent yet rude humor. A great show and a great comedian." -Nick Ross, Saigon International Comedy, Vietnam
TITLE: Support: http://WorldinJest.com/ever...