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The Gallery

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 1 episode in 2009. Stars Deka Walmsley, Chris Connel, Phillippa Wilson, Joe Caffrey, Janice Acquah, Caroline Guthrie, Benjamin Askew and others.

The Gallery

The opening night of a Newcastle art gallery dissolves into chaos by well-meaning but ill-trained staff and an out-of-control greyhound

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2009
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Starring
Deka Walmsley, Chris Connel, Phillippa Wilson, Joe Caffrey, Janice Acquah, Caroline Guthrie, Benjamin Askew, Tracey Wilkinson and others
Writer
Alan Plater
Director
Alison Hindell
Producer
Alison Hindell

An industrial warehouse in Newcastle has been converted into a modern art gallery. The local council policy demands that the employees be recruited from the 'mature' end of the spectrum, so the place is filled with people with lots of life experience, wisdom and knowledge but not necessarily in the field of modern art - much to the frustration of the chief executive.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:15pm
Episode length
45 minutes
Last repeat
Monday 22nd May 2017 at 11:15am on Radio 4 Extra