“There’s a certain line that you can’t cross,” he says.“Damien the XXX hypnotist,” AKA Damian Dougherty, also tours Canadian universities with a similar act.
In Budapest, 17-year-old model Ema Dumitrescu dragged a 2750 metre long train behind her for this Guinness World Record attempt.
With 4700 metres of taffeta and 5.5 metres of Chantilly lace, the fabric alone cost £5000.
The show, he says, is completely optional and no one if forced to attend.
“At the end of the day the kids are grown up, if they really don’t like what they see, they’re young adults, they’ll leave the building.” He says he’s careful at universities never to demean women and to prevent nudity.
“They think they’re a dog humping another dog,” he says “but visually to the audience it’s a person screwing a chair, you know what I mean.” “The kids love it,” Dougherty says, referring to his own performance at orientation weeks. You can speak to all the programmers on campus, my show is very fun, very safe, very clean.” But not everyone agrees.