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Sketchorama

BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 4 Extra sketch show showcasing sketch groups. 18 episodes (4 series), 2012 - 2015. Stars Humphrey Ker, Thom Tuck and Isy Suttie.

Absolutely Special

Comedian Thom Tuck presents a special reunion performance from classic sketch group Absolutely, featuring new material from characters such as Little Girl and Calum Gilhooley.

Further details

Sketchorama. Image shows from L to R: Moray Hunter, Gordon Kennedy, Morwenna Banks, John Sparkes. Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Following the positive response to classic sketch group Absolutely's guest appearance on Radio 4's Sketchorama, BBC Radio 4 commissioned this full half hour show featuring further, unheard material from the recording held in April 2013 at the Oran Mor venue in Glasgow.

The much-loved sketch group - consisting of Pete Baikie, Morwenna Banks, Moray Hunter, Gordon Kennedy and John Sparkes - recorded almost 45 minutes of material, so the full half-hour show will allow radio listeners a chance to hear even more new sketches from other Absolutely characters, such as Frank Hovis and The Old Lady Artist and even more from Stoneybridge and Calum Gilhooley.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 7th August 2013
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Video

Sketchorama: Absolutely Special

An extended clip of the Absolutely special of Sketchorama. Now featuring "On The Lavatory With Frank Hovis" and The Old Lady Artist

Featuring: Thom Tuck, Absolutely, Absolutely, Absolutely, Absolutely, Absolutely.

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