Michael Frayn's Matchbox Theatre.

Michael Frayn's Matchbox Theatre

BBC Radio 4 sketch show. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2015. Stars Joanna Lumley, Roger Allam, Charles Edwards, Sophie Winkleman, Lisa Dillon, Alex Jennings, Martin Jarvis and David Attenborough.

Michael Frayn's Matchbox Theatre

A star cast perform short scenes based on the latest book from comic philosophical writer Michael Frayn, Matchbox Theatre, exploring communication

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
2015
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
4   (1 series)
Starring
Joanna Lumley, Roger Allam, Charles Edwards, Sophie Winkleman, Lisa Dillon, Alex Jennings, Martin Jarvis and David Attenborough
Writer
Michael Frayn
Director
Martin Jarvis
Producer
Rosalind Ayres

In this four-part series, an all-star cast perform short scenes based on the latest book from comic philosophical writer Michael Frayn, Matchbox Theatre, which explores how we attempt to communicate with one another.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 27th November 2015 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
Last new broadcast
Friday 18th December 2015 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 22nd September 2018 at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra