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Arthur Smith's Balham Bash

Arthur Smith's Balham Bash

  • Radio stand-up
  • BBC Radio 4 Extra / BBC Radio 4
  • 2009 - 2011
  • 13 episodes (3 series)

Radio show in which Arthur Smith invites an audience into his real house for some music and comedy. Stars Arthur Smith and Pippa Evans.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 2

Benjamin Zephaniah, Stephen K Amos and Matt Holness join regular contributor Pippa Evans in Arthur's house.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 14th July 2009
Time
11pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 2nd September 2010 10:30pm Radio 7
Tuesday 30th October 2012 11:00pm Radio 4
Saturday 12th January 2013 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 7th February 2014 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 6th May 2015 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 28th February 2017 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 21st November 2018 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 16th December 2020 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Cast
Arthur Smith Host / Presenter
Pippa Evans Loretta Maine
Guest cast
Stephen K Amos Guest
Matthew Holness (as Matt Holness) Guest
Benjamin Zephaniah Guest
Production team
Alison Vernon-Smith Producer

Videos

Arthur's Tour

Arthur Smith gives you a tour around his house in Balham.

Featuring: Pippa Evans (Loretta Maine), Arthur Smith, Matt Holness, Stephen K Amos & Benjamin Zephaniah.

BBC Radio 4 from a flat in Balham?

Arthur Smith seems to have some guests visiting him.

Featuring: Pippa Evans (Loretta Maine), Arthur Smith, Matt Holness, Stephen K Amos & Benjamin Zephaniah.

Loretta Maine

Embittered singer/songwriter and regular visitor of the Balham Bash Loretta Maine talks about how she writes her music.

Featuring: Pippa Evans (Loretta Maine).

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