British Comedy Guide

The Now Show. Image shows from L to R: Hugh Dennis, Steve Punt. Copyright: BBC.

The Now Show

BBC Radio 4 comedy / stand-up about the week's news. Broadcast, 1998 - 2017. Stars Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis, Jon Culshaw, Marcus Brigstocke and others.

Returns Friday 3rd November at 6:30pm. Episode Guide
Recording now. Tickets

Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Also known as

The Vote Now Show (Other official name)

Laugh track
Live audience


Free tickets


BBC Radio Theatre, Shaw Theatre, Venue Cymru, Glee Club (Birmingham) - Normally recorded on Thursday evenings.

Recording dates
Series 50: 02/03/2017, 09/03/2017, 16/03/2017, 23/03/2017, 30/03/2017 (Venue Cymru), 06/04/2017, 13/04/2017, 21/05/2017, 28/05/2017, 04/06/2017 (Glee Club (Birmingham)), 23/08/2017 (George Heriot's School)
Series 51: 02/11/2017 (Bush Hall), 09/11/2017 (RADA Studios), 16/11/2017 (RADA Studios), 23/11/2017 (Bush Hall), 30/11/2017, 07/12/2017, 14/12/2017

Broadcast details

Last repeat
Saturday 26th Aug 2017 at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra

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