Natalie Haynes.

Natalie Haynes Stands Up For The Classics

BBC Radio 4 stand-up show about the ancient world. 24 episodes (6 series), 2014 - 2020. Stars Natalie Haynes.

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Catch-up on Episode 2 on BBC Sounds   Series 6, Episode 2 is repeated today at 11:30pm.

Series 6, Episode 2 - Penthesilea

This time, the comic routines are centred on Penthesilea, Amazon warrior queen, who was given a hero's burial when she died in battle.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC Sounds

Sunday 24th May 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


  1. Saturday 30th May 2020 at 11:30pm on Radio 4

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Natalie Haynes Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Edith Hall Guest
Writing team
Natalie Haynes Writer
Production team
Mary Ward-Lowery Producer