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What's So Funny?

What's So Funny?

  • Radio factual
  • BBC Radio 4 Extra
  • 2011 - 2013
  • 44 episodes (3 series)

BBC Radio 4 Extra show which presents a half-hour look at the world of current British comedy, featuring guests, news, reviews and previews. Features Rufus Hound, Celia Pacquola, Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter.

Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 10

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. This week's guests include Danny Robins, Paul Sinha and Mark Steel.

Further details


- Interview with Danny Robins and Paul Sinha.
- Review: Cardinal Burns; The Harpole Report.
- Lucy Porter's Dressing Room Interview: Andre Vincent on directing stand-up shows.
- Conversation of the Week: Mark Steel.
- Review: Crap Dates: Disastrous Encounters From Single Life.

Broadcast details

Friday 9th March 2012
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 9th March 2012 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 10th March 2012 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 11th March 2012 5:30am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Danny Robins Guest
Paul Sinha Guest
Andre Vincent Guest
Mark Steel Guest
Production team
Frank Stirling Producer
Anna Harrison Producer

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