Laura Solon : Talking and Not Talking

  • by Laura Solon
  • Narrated by Laura Solon
  • Series: Talking and Not Talking
  • 2 hrs and 47 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

Perrier Award-winning comedian Laura Solon continues her new sketch and character comedy series, aided by the voices of Ben Moor, Katherine Parkinson, and Ben Willbond.

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What the Critics Say

"The writing is as fresh as a cowslip, as sharp as a kitchen-knife, and sometimes as coarse as a fishwife." (The Telegraph)

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Comic Genius

Laura Solon's Radio 4 show, available here as the complete series is nothing short of comic genius.



A fast-paced sketch show, the characters are never introduced, they just 'are'. Many of them are on-off soundbites, but there are many recurring characters, the greatest of which is 'the woman in the house' who is a mad old German woman who obviously has lots of people workign for her, but her only friend is 'China Lion'. She appears every episode, and every episode has a different story of how she came to acquire China Lion.



There is also the stately home owner with a Red Setter called Lindy whose estate is overrun with rats.



I defy you to listen to more than one episode without losing just a little bit of wee.
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- Sonia

Brilliant outstanding

I hope this goes to TV because I haven't laughed at a sketch show like this since Little Britain
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- Dasmon

Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-03-2008
  • Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited