Summer Comedy Festival
Summer Comedy Festival

Summer Comedy Festival

  • Radio variety
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2020
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

A virtual festival airing across the summer on BBC Radio 4.

Key details

BBC Radio 4
6 (1 series)
Richard Morris

Expect a summer festival with a difference as some of the nation's favourite comics turn curators and host a virtual festival featuring their favourite performers from the worlds of comedy, literature and spoken word. They'll be in control of everything (even the weather) as we're taken along for the ride to not only hear some great performances but also to get an insight into the cultural radars of our celebrity hosts.

The hosts for these festivals will be Miles Jupp, Jo Brand, Daliso Chaponda, Jayde Adams, Sara Pascoe and Darren Harriott.

Additional details

Also known as
  • Friday Night Comedy Festival
Different tracks used for each episode.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 24th July 2020 at 6:30pm on BBC Radio 4
Last new broadcast
Friday 28th August 2020 at 6:30pm on BBC Radio 4
Most recent repeats
  • Tuesday 1st September 2020 at 9:00am on Radio 4 Extra - Episode 6
  • Monday 31st August 2020 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra - Episode 6
  • Saturday 29th August 2020 at 12:30pm on Radio 4 - Episode 6

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