Comedy of the Week

Comedy of the Week

By BBC Radio 4

Brighten your week with the latest BBC Radio 4 comedy, introduced by Athena Kugblenu.


Evil Genius: Andy Warhol

Darren Harriott, Helen Bauer and Sara Barron on the weird and wonderful founder of pop art. And for the first time, one of the panellists falls violently in love with the subject during the recording and won't hear a word against him Producer: Beth O’Dea Evil Genius with Russell Kane is a BBC Audio Bristol production for BBC Radio 4 and BBC Sounds
20/03/23·45m 51s

Your Place or Mine with Shaun Keaveny: Mini Guide

It’s cold and it's grey out there right now, so time to start planning your holiday... welcome to Shaun's mini travel guides, to warm you up before Series 2. In this guide Shaun shares some seriously fab festivals, from Burning Man to the world's biggest food fight. Your Place Or Mine is the travel podcast that isn’t going anywhere - not until guests can convince Shaun Keaveny it’s worth getting off the sofa for. Each week a familiar face will try to persuade Shaun and resident geographer, historian and comedian Iszi Lawrence that jetting off to their favourite destination is worth the hassle. Your Place or Mine is a BBC Audio production for BBC Radio 4 and BBC Sounds. Producers: Becca Bryers and Hannah Hufford
13/03/23·16m 27s

Where To, Mate?

Series 2 episode 1 - "...I don't want to go..." From filmmaker Jason Wingard and set and recorded on location in a car in Manchester, 'Where To, Mate?' is a semi-improvised comedy following our drivers Bernie, Ben and Saj as we eavesdrop on their taxi journeys around the North West. Bernie picks up a couple on their way to the airport. Ben picks up a guy who doesn't want to go to a job interview. Featuring local voices and character actors/comedians from the North. Dialogue is improvised by the cast based on ideas by Jason Wingard and Carl Cooper. Ben ..... Peter Slater Bernie ..... Jo Enright Jo ..... Nina Gilligan Joe ..... Andy Salthouse Nige ..... Keith Carter Saj ..... Abdullah Afzal Controller ..... Jason Wingard Controller ..... Abdullah Afzal Additional voices and material by the cast and crew. Director: Jason Wingard Producer: Carl Cooper A BBC Studios Audio production for BBC Radio 4
06/03/23·15m 8s

The Museum of Curiosity

John Lloyd and Anna Ptaszynski welcome entrepreneur Bill Liao, actress Miriam Margolyes OBE and comedian Chris McCausland to the first episode of a new series of The Museum of Curiosity. Inspiring questions such as: What is the best record? What would your favourite, long dead, author write about now? And how could a fruit fly save your life? This series of The Museum of Curiosity has been recorded remotely. The Museum’s exhibits were catalogued by Mike Turner, Mandy Fenton and Lydia Mizon of QI. Exec Producer: James Robinson Producer: Sam Holmes & Leying Lee Production Co-ordinator: Sarah Nicholls Sound: David Thomas A BBC Studios production.
27/02/23·28m 40s
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