The National Theatre Of Brent's Iconic Icons. Image shows from L to R: Raymond Box (John Ramm), Desmond Olivier Dingle (Patrick Barlow). Copyright: CPL Productions.

The National Theatre Of Brent's Iconic Icons

BBC Radio 4 stand-up. 2 episodes (1 series), 2009 - 2011. Stars Patrick Barlow and John Ramm.

Series 1

1. The Early Life Of Bob Dylan

First broadcast: Wednesday 29th July 2009

Artistic director Desmond Oliver Dingle nominates legendary singer, songwriter and artist Bob Dylan to be named a 'Iconic Icon'.

In-depth Guide

2. Tracey Emin

First broadcast: Thursday 12th August 2010

The multi award-winning National Theatre Of Brent celebrates the life and work of modern artist Tracey Emin.


3. The Dalai Lama Or How The West Was Won

First broadcast: Wednesday 10th August 2011

Desmond and Raymond trace His Holiness's journey from two-year-old yak boy to disaffected teenage Dalai to the mature Lama, exiled from his country, separated from his people, but spiritually at one with himself and the world. They also present Buddhism in a Nutshell.