See Hear: Deaf Comedy. Clive Mason. Copyright: BBC.

See Hear: Deaf Comedy

BBC Two documentary. 1 episode in 2015. Features Clive Mason, John Smith, Rinkoo Barpaga, Caroline Parker, Simon Bernacki and Steve Day.

See Hear: Deaf Comedy

An episode of See Hear looking at comedy for deaf people

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2015
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
1
Features
Clive Mason, John Smith, Rinkoo Barpaga, Caroline Parker, Simon Bernacki and Steve Day
Director
Caroline O'Neill
Producer
William Mager

This was Episode 28 from Series 34 of See Hear, the TV magazine show for the deaf and hard of hearing, highlighting issues affecting the community.

In this particular episode, Clive Mason takes to the stage at London's world-famous Comedy Store to find out the secret of making deaf people laugh.

He's joined by John Smith, a deaf comedian who has taken his act all over the world; Rinkoo Barpaga, an up-and-coming comedian who uses an interpreter in his routine; and Caroline Parker, a veteran of the stage who has performed to both deaf and hearing audiences.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 25th February 2015 on BBC Two at 10:30am
Episode length
30 minutes
Last repeat
Thursday 26th February 2015 at 12:20am