Stand Up For Comic Relief. Image shows from L to R: Tony Blackburn, Jenni Murray. Copyright: BBC.

Stand Up For Comic Relief

BBC Radio 4 stand-up. 3 episodes (1 series) in 2011. Stars Chris Ramsey, Julian Clary, Sandi Toksvig, Mark Steel, Justin Moorhouse, Miles Jupp, Mark Thomas and others.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Monday 7th March 2011

BBC Radio presenters Dev, Tony Blackburn, Tom Service, Jenni Murray, Tony Livesey and Shaun Keaveny try stand-up comedy for the first time.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Tuesday 8th March 2011

The presenters do their first try-out night and we hear how the mentors think their charges are coming along ahead of the big gig itself.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Wednesday 9th March 2011

The fearless sextet of BBC radio presenters, performing stand-up comedy for the first time, each perform a three minute set at The Comedy Store. Following this broadcast you will be able to vote for who you think should win the illustrious title of 'Stand Up for Comic Relief Champion 2011'.