The Machynlleth Comedy Festival. Copyright: BBC
The Machynlleth Comedy Festival

The Machynlleth Comedy Festival

  • Radio stand-up
  • BBC Radio Wales / BBC Radio 4 Extra
  • 2012 - 2022
  • 18 episodes (10 series)

BBC Radio's showcase of some of the acts appearing at the Machynlleth Comedy Festival. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Mike Bubbins and Elis James.

The Machynlleth Comedy Festival. Copyright: BBC

Key details

Genre
Stand-Up
Broadcast
2012 - 2022
Channels
BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio 4 Extra
Episodes
18 (10 series)
Stars
Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Mike Bubbins and Elis James
Producer
Paul Forde
Companies

A programme showcasing some of the acts appearing at the Machynlleth Comedy Festival in Wales.

In some years, two cuts of the programme are put together - one for BBC Radio Wales, and one for BBC Radio 4 Extra. The episodes are similar but with some variation in which stand-up comedians are featured.

With festival didn't go ahead in 2020 due to the coronavirus crisis, but BBC Radio Wales broadcast three specials with comedians at home.

Additional details

Also known as
  • The Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase
  • Machynlleth Stand-Up Show
  • The Machynlleth Stand-Up Show
  • The BBC Radio Wales Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase
Production
Studio

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 5th May 2012 at 9:30pm on BBC Radio Wales
Most recent repeats

Recording details

  • The Machynlleth Bowls Club

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