|01||Knowing One's Audience||20000606||20030527|
This week he looks at the importance of knowing one's audience.
With contributions from Dillie Keane and Myles Rudge
|02||Comic Performance And Comic Lyric||20000613||20030528|
This week, he investigates how a comic performance can make or break a comedy lyric.
With contributions from Dillie Keane and Ned Sherrin
This week he investigates the fine art of parody, with contributions from Dick Vosburgh and a variety of parodies from Tom Lehrer, Allan Sherman, Anna Russell and Stephen Sondheim
|04 LAST||Underlying Wit||20000627||20030530|
Kit Hesketh-harvey looks at the internal workings of the comic song and examines the wit that underlies all successful lyrics.
Drawing on the expertise of Dillie Keane and Ned Sherrin, he dissects the techniques of the finest comic songwriters.