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Schedule for Friday May 29, 2015

Today on q: The Elwins perform, stand-up in China, Sinner in Mecca, the tragi-comic of Miriam Toews.
Today on q: The Elwins perform, stand-up in China, Sinner in Mecca, the tragi-comic of Miriam Toews. (Webster Media/Dashan.com/Haram Films/Frank Gunn)

Today on q, guest hosted by Gill Deacon: (1) Lively Ontario pop quartet the Elwins perform (2) entertainer Dashan describes the reasons for the surge in Western-style stand-up comedy in China (3) Filmmaker Parvez Sharma on his high-risk documentary, Sinner in Mecca (4) A night of tragi-comedy inspired by novelist Miriam Toews (5) Elvira Kurt's Cultural Hall of Shame. 

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