The Comedy Unit's award winning Radio 4 sketch group showcase Sketchorama continues to be a home for up and coming UK sketch groups. Broadcast on the station's flagship 6.30pm comedy slot, Sketchorama picked up a BBC Audio Drama Award in 2014 for best live comedy for their Absolutely Special and also gained a nomination in the same category in 2015. Recorded in front of a live studio audience in both London and Glasgow the show has very quickly become part of the British comedy landscape.
1st series TX dates: 26th June, & 3rd, 10th & 17th July 2012 @ 6.30pm.
2nd series TX dates: 29th May, 5th, 12th & 19th June 2013 @ 6.30pm
TX date Sketchorama: Absolutely Special: 7th August 2013 @ 6.30pm
3rd series TX dates: 24th, 31st July, 7th & 14th August 2014 @ 6.30pm
TX date Sketchorama Extra: 26th December 2014 @ 10pm (Radio 4 Extra)
4th series TX dates: 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th August 2015 @ 6.30pm
Sketchorama's Radio 4 webpage: http://tinyurl.com/9u5qj4o
Contact: Gus Beattie, producer.