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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 - Altitude Festival

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy, in an episode coming from the Altitude Festival. With guests Scott Capurro, Dave Gorman, Tim Minchin and Marcus Brigstocke.

Further details


- Interview with Scott Capurro with Lucy Porter in London.
- Review: TV version of Just a Minute.
- Altitude interview: Tim Minchin.
- Review: My First Planet; The Music Teacher.
- Conversation of the Week: Dave Gorman.
- Altitude interview: Marcus Brigstocke.

Broadcast details

Friday 30th March 2012
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 30th March 2012 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 31st March 2012 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 1st April 2012 5:30am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Dave Gorman Guest
Scott Capurro Guest
Tim Minchin Guest
Marcus Brigstocke Guest
Production team
Frank Stirling Producer
Ruth Fitzsimons Producer
Anna Harrison Producer

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