Footlights At 125: A Retrospective

BBC Radio 4 sketch show. 3 episodes (1 series) in 2008. Stars Steve Punt, Mel Giedroyc, Lucy Montgomery, James Bachman, John Finnemore, Simon Munnery and Geoffrey McGivern.

Footlights At 125: A Retrospective

Radio programme celebrating 125 years of the Cambridge Footlights in which a number of sketches from the archive are performed

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
2008
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
3   (1 series)
Starring
Steve Punt, Mel Giedroyc, Lucy Montgomery, James Bachman, John Finnemore, Simon Munnery and Geoffrey McGivern
Producer
Chris Neil

A series of three programmes celebrating 125 years of comedy at Cambridge Footlights. Former alumni come together to recreate past gems in the club's history, sourced from the extensive archives and performed anew.

The original material used came from Peter Cook, David Mitchell, Griff Rhys Jones, Stephen Fry, Emma Thompson and others.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 17th June 2008 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 1st July 2008 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes