Bridget Christie.

Bridget Christie: Mortal

BBC Radio 4 comedy about mortality. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2021. Stars Bridget Christie.

Series 1

1. Birth

First broadcast: Tuesday 13th April 2021

The comedian turns her attention to mortality, covering birth, life, death and the afterlife, in a collection of lockdown recordings made at home and in her local park. Beginning with birth, she ponders such questions as: Do twins share a soul or do they get one each? Why do new mothers not bury their placentas and plant a tree on top? and Who's blocked the toilet again?


2. Life

First broadcast: Tuesday 20th April 2021

This week Bridget asks: "Does life have meaning?", "How do you live in the moment?", "Why is life like a washing machine cycle?" and "What's that dog barking at?"


3. Death

First broadcast: Tuesday 27th April 2021

Bridget continues to examine the subject of mortality.


4. The Afterlife

First broadcast: Tuesday 4th May 2021

Bridget ends her examination of mortality by looking into the possibility of an afterlife.