January 11th, 2016
Episode 62 of 104 episodes
John Finnemore - writer and star of Cabin Pressure and John Finnemore's Double Acts, regular guest on The Now Show and The Unbelievable Truth - returns for a fifth series of his multi-award-winning sketch show, joined as ever by a cast of Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Simon Kane, Lawry Lewin and Carrie Quinlan. This first episode sees an unlikely wager, a troubled bluesman, and, well - since you ask him for a rip-roaring adventure on the high seas... John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme won the BBC Audio Drama Award for 'Best Scripted Comedy with Live Audience' in 2015; and a Radio Academy Silver Award for Comedy in 2014. "One of the most consistently funny sketch shows for quite some time" - The Guardian "The best sketch show in years, on television or radio" - The Radio Times "The inventive sketch show ... continues to deliver the goods" - The Daily Mail "Superior comedy" - The Observer Written by and starring ... John Finnemore Ensemble ... Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble ... Simon Kane Ensemble ... Lawry Lewin Ensemble ... Carrie Quinlan Original music composed by ... Susannah Pearse Original music performed by ... Jason Hazeley Producer: Ed Morrish John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme is a BBC Radio Comedy production.
Jessica Helfand and Michael Bierut explore how design works within complex organizations to shape decisions, ideas, products, and more. Guests include clients from many industries and designers in many fields. Recorded at the Yale School of Management.