Stand-ups And Strumpets

Prof Alison Oddey talks to successful actresses and comedians.

Episodes

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Josie Lawrence talks about her passion for performing, the importance of her family and the people who have influenced her work. Episode 4 of 6.

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Josie Lawrence talks about her passion for performing, the importance of her family and the people who have influenced her work. Episode 4 of 6.

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Meera Syal talks about mothers, Phyllis Diller, Woody Allen and spending all day in her pyjamas. Presented by Professor Alison Oddey.

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Meera Syal talks about mothers, Phyllis Diller, Woody Allen and spending all day in her pyjamas. Presented by Professor Alison Oddey.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to actress Brenda Blethyn about her influences and performances on the big screen, including Hollywood. Episode 6 of 6.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to actress Brenda Blethyn about her influences and performances on the big screen, including Hollywood. Episode 6 of 6.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to comedian and writer Jenny Eclair and explores how the theme of motherhood infiltrates her work. Episode 2 of 6.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to comedian and writer Jenny Eclair and explores how the theme of motherhood infiltrates her work. Episode 2 of 6.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to Maureen Lipman about what makes her tick as a woman performer. Episode 3 of 6.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to Maureen Lipman about what makes her tick as a woman performer. Episode 3 of 6.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to Sheila Hancock about her influences and her love of performing.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to Sheila Hancock about her influences and her love of performing.

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Meera Syal explains why performing is necessary to her.

Meera Syal talks about mothers, Phyllis Diller, Woody Allen and spending all day in her pyjamas.

Presented by Professor Alison Oddey.

The actress talks to Alison Oddey about Woody Allen and spending all day in her pyjamas.

The actress and author talks to Professor Alison Oddey about Woody Allen and spending all day in her pyjamas.

From June 2003.

Prof Alison Oddey presents the first in a series where she talks to actresses and comediennes about what makes them tick.

Alison Oddey talks to successful women about what makes them tick. Meera Syal explains why performing is a must for her.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to comedian and writer Jenny Eclair and explores how the theme of motherhood infiltrates her work.

Alison Oddey talks to the comedian about writing novels, Lucille Ball and motherhood.

Professor Alison Oddey talks to the comedian about writing novels, Lucille Ball and motherhood.

Professor Alison Oddey talks to the comedian about writing novels, Lucille Ball and motherhood. From February 2001.

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Professor Alison Oddey talks to Maureen Lipman about what makes her tick as a woman performer.

Prof Alison Oddey talks to Maureen Lipman and explores the contradiction of wanting to make people laugh while also wanting to be taken seriously.

Alison Oddey talks to Maureen Lipman about what makes her tick as a female performer.

Professor Alison Oddey talks to Maureen Lipman about what makes her tick as a female performer.

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She talks to Josie Lawrence about her passion for performing, the importance of her close-knit family and about the people who have influenced her work, including Beryl Reid.

The actress talks to Professor Alison Oddey about her influences, her passion for performing and her family.

The actress talks about her influences, her passion for performing and her family.

talks about her passion for performing, the importance of her family and the people who've influenced her work.

Josie Lawrence talks about her passion for performing, the importance of her family and the people who've influenced her work.

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She talks to Sheila Hancock about her acting career and about those who have influenced her, including Frankie Howerd, Kenneth Williams and Beryl Reid.

The actress talks to Professor Alison Oddey about her influences, her love of performing and her family.

Professor Alison Oddey talks to Sheila Hancock about her influences and her love of performing.

0106 LASTBrenda Blethyn2001032720030302
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Professor Alison Oddey talks to actress Brenda Blethyn about her influences and performances on the big screen, including Hollywood.

Professor Alison Oddey talks to Brenda Blethyn about her influences and performances on the big screen, including Hollywood.

Brenda Blethyn explains what makes her tick as an actor and talks about the people who have influenced her.

The actress talks to Professor Alison Oddey about her influences and big screen roles.

The actress talks to Professor Alison Oddey about her influences and big screen roles, including Hollywood.

From March 2001.

Professor Alison Oddey talks to Brenda Blethyn about her influences and famous performances on the big screen, including Hollywood.