- 2011 - 2012
- BBC Radio 4
- 12 (2 series)
- Simon Day, Catherine Shepherd, Felix Dexter, Simon Greenall and Morwenna Banks
- Simon Day
- Colin Anderson
Simon performs as Northern poet Geoffrey Allerton, popular blazered entertainer Tommy Cockles, eco-warrior Dave Angel, reformed violent criminal Tony Beckton, opinionated Billy Bleach, and as himself.
In each episode, one of Simon's characters come to perform at The Mallard, a small provincial theatre somewhere in the UK. We hear the highlights of that night's show, along with the back stage and front of house goings on at the theatre itself.
- First broadcast
- Thursday 21st April 2011 at 6:30pm on BBC Radio 4
- Next repeats
- Series 2, Episode 1: Saturday at 11pm on Radio 4 Extra
- Most recent repeats