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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 3

Arthur plays host to bright new comedians Nat Luurtsema and Seann Walsh, while rising star Micky Flanagan headlines his front room. In the kitchen, Arthur learns a thing or two about rock 'n' roll from guest band Alabama 3.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 21st July 2009
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 9th September 2010 10:30pm Radio 7
Tuesday 6th November 2012 11:00pm Radio 4
Saturday 19th January 2013 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 26th January 2013 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 14th February 2014 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 13th May 2015 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 7th March 2017 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 28th November 2018 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 23rd December 2020 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Arthur Smith Host / Presenter
Pippa Evans Loretta Maine
Guest cast
Micky Flanagan Guest
Nat Luurtsema Guest
Seann Walsh Guest
Production team
Sam Michell Producer

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