Sitting. Mary (Katherine Parkinson). Copyright: Avalon Television.

Sitting

BBC Four comedy drama by Katherine Parkinson. 1 episode in 2021. Stars Katherine Parkinson, Mark Weinman, Alex Jarrett and Paul Jesson.

Sitting. Image shows from L to R: Luke (Mark Weinman), Mary (Katherine Parkinson), Cassandra (Alex Jarrett). Copyright: Avalon Television.

Sitting

Adaptation of Katherine Parkinson's stage play about three people sitting for a painter

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2021
Channel
BBC Four
Episodes
1
Starring
Katherine Parkinson, Mark Weinman, Alex Jarrett and Paul Jesson
Writer
Katherine Parkinson
Director
Jeremy Herrin
Producer
Celia Dugua

An adaptation of Katherine Parkinson's stage play.

Three characters sit for a silent painter. In these sittings, Luke, Cassandra and Mary reveal truths in a play about love, loss and the importance of human connection.

Award winning figurative painter Roxana Halls' work features in the programme.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Lights Up: Sitting
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 7th April 2021 on BBC Four at 10:30pm
Episode length
1 hour