The Frequency Of Laughter: A History Of Radio Comedy. Copyright: BBC.

The Frequency Of Laughter: A History Of Radio Comedy

BBC Radio 4 documentary. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2014. Features Grace Dent.

The Frequency Of Laughter: A History Of Radio Comedy

A six-part history of radio comedy, covering 1975-2005, presented by journalist and radio fan Grace Dent

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2014
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Features
Grace Dent
Producers
Ed Morrish and Alexandra Smith

A history of radio comedy between 1975 and 2005.

In each episode journalist and radio fan Grace Dent brings together two figures who were making significant radio comedy at the same time, and asks them about their experiences.

For clips and more information visit the Radio 4 website

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 1st November 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 10:30am
Last new broadcast
Saturday 6th December 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 10:30am
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Tuesday 27th September 2016 at 1:30am on Radio 4 Extra

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