Susan Calman.

Susan Calman Makes Me Happy

BBC Radio 4 stand-up from Susan Calman. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Susan Calman and Lee Cormack.

Series 1

1. Family

First broadcast: Wednesday 20th November 2019

This week, aided and abetted by her studio audience and her wife, Lee, Susan delves into family. Those you're related to by blood, those you choose and those that choose you.

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2. Television

First broadcast: Wednesday 27th November 2019

This week, aided and abetted by her studio audience and her wife, Lee, Susan presents a love letter to the gogglebox. From the enormous rented behemoth of her childhood through to the modern day box-set you can watch on your phone anywhere you like, television has been an ever-present comfort and teacher for her.

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3. Food and Drink

First broadcast: Wednesday 4th December 2019

This week, aided and abetted by her studio audience and her wife Lee, Susan investigates food and drink, looking at its emotional importance above and beyond mere sustenance and pondering why a bad meal can ruin an entire day.

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4. Animals

First broadcast: Wednesday 11th December 2019

This week, aided and abetted by her studio audience and her wife Lee, Susan waxes lyrical about her love for animals. She may have previously mentioned (once or twice) that she's quite partial to cats, but her affections aren't limited to the feline world. From the dogs in her local park, via the birds that visit her garden, to grumpy Icelandic Ponies (well, sort of), Susan adores them all.

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