Jon Long. Copyright: Mark Dawson.

Extinction Compendium

BBC Radio 4 comedy on green issues. 1 pilot in 2021. Stars Jon Long, Gillian Burke, Alasdair Beckett-King and Naomi McDonald.

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Extinction Compendium

Enviro-comedy. The topic... Plastic. Scourge of the planet, or synthetic scapegoat?

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
2021
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1 Pilot
Starring
Jon Long, Gillian Burke, Alasdair Beckett-King and Naomi McDonald
Writer
Jon Long
Director
Jon Holmes
Producer
Jon Holmes

Comedian (and actual council waste education officer) Jon Long and biologist Gillian Burke take on green issues in this fast paced enviro-comedy.

The topic... Plastic. Scourge of the planet, or synthetic scapegoat?

Featuring sketches, songs, and expert interviews. Tonnes of questions, and even one or two answers.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 1st July 2021 on BBC Radio 4 at 11pm
Episode length
30 minutes