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Edinburgh Comedy Live

BBC Four stand-up. 1 episode in 2011. Stars Arthur Smith, Alex Horne, Tim Key, Josie Long, David O'Doherty, Nina Conti, Hannibal Buress and others.

Edinburgh Comedy Live

BBC Four comedy special featuring highlights of the best dynamic and intelligent comedy from the 2011 Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Genre
Stand-Up
Broadcast
2011
Channel
BBC Four
Episodes
1
Starring
Arthur Smith, Alex Horne, Tim Key, Josie Long, David O'Doherty, Nina Conti, Hannibal Buress, Sam Simmons and others
Director
Richard Valentine
Producers
Darren Sole and Rupert Majendie

Arthur Smith hosts a bespoke evening of dynamic and intelligent comedy, ably assisted by Alex Horne and his five-piece jazz band, The Horne Section.

Filmed at the BBC's purpose-built venue at the 2011 Edinburgh Fringe, Edinburgh Comedy Live showcases a high energy mix of the best emerging and established comics on the circuit, featuring no fewer than three previous Edinburgh Comedy Award winners in Tim Key, Josie Long and David O'Doherty. Plus Nina Conti, American stars Hannibal Buress and The Pajama Men and Australia's Sam Simmons and Sammy J.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 31st December 2011 on BBC Four at 10pm
Episode length
1 hour
Last repeat
Wednesday 4th January 2012 at 11:00pm