Henry Goodman.

Beaumarchais

BBC Radio 4 sitcom set in 18th century France. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1996. Stars Henry Goodman, David Calder and Ronald Pickup.

Episode 2 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra today at 4:30am.

Beaumarchais

Six-part series about a man trying to climb up the ranks of 18th century French nobility

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1996
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Henry Goodman, David Calder and Ronald Pickup
Writer
Craig Warner
Director
Marion Nancarrow

Craig Warner's six-part comedy set in 18th-century France. Beaumarchais is anxious to climb the ladder of nobility, but Lepaute is blocking his path.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Beaumarchais, L'insolent

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 7th November 1996 on BBC Radio 4 at 11pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 12th December 1996 on BBC Radio 4 at 11pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 2: Today at 4:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  2. Series 1 Episode 3: Thursday at 9:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Series 1 Episode 3: Thursday at 4:30pm on Radio 4 Extra
  4. Series 1 Episode 3: Friday 1st October at 4:30am on Radio 4 Extra