Alex Edelman's Special Relationships

Alex Edelman encourages his guests from both sides of the Atlantic to think laterally about a diverse collection of special relationships in this loose limbed series of chat shows, recorded in London and the USA.

Episodes

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01Public And Private2019081020200921 (R4)Inevitably, that special relationship surfaces - but in unexpected ways. In this episode, there are some surprising revelations about social life, social networking and what the panel would like to keep private. Recorded in London

Producer: Sophie Black
A Testbed production for BBC Radio 4

Comedian Alex Edelman and his transatlantic guests try to make some connections.

Producer: Sophie Black
A Testbed production for BBC Radio 4

02Me And Us2019081720200928 (R4)This week, the knotty string between 'me' and 'us' is unravelled in Los Angeles by a diverse bunch of guests with a distinctly modern outlook. It takes in an American podcast host identifying with Coronation Street, an advertising executive whose client she says is planet earth, and a comedian whose level of American-ness alters as she tours the planet.

A Testbed production for BBC Radio 4

Comedian Alex Edelman and his transatlantic guests try to make some connections.

This week, the knotty string between 'me' and 'us' is unravelled in Los Angeles by a diverse bunch of guests with a distinctly modern outlook. It takes in an American podcast host identifying with Coronation Street, an advertising executive whose client she says is planet earth, and a comedian whose level of American-ness alters as she tours the planet.

A Testbed production for BBC Radio 4

03Faith And Uncertainty2019082420201005 (R4)Alex Edelman encourages his guests from both sides of the Atlantic to think laterally about a diverse collection of special relationships in this loose limbed series of chat shows recorded in London and the USA.

This week, matters of faith and uncertainty are probed - and not only religious matters. Is faith misleading and can uncertainty have an upside?

Producer: Sophie Black
A Testbed production for BBC Radio 4

Comedian Alex Edelman and his transatlantic guests try to make some connections.

04 LASTTeacher And Student2019083120201012 (R4)Lessons at school and college, lessons in love and lessons in life. This week, Alex's Los Angeles guests look at the teacher and pupil relationship from all perspectives.

Producer Sophie Black
A Testbed production for BBC Radio 4

Comedian Alex Edelman and his transatlantic guests try to make some connections.

Alex Edelman encourages his guests from both sides of the Atlantic to think laterally about a diverse collection of special relationships in this loose limbed series of chat shows recorded in London and the USA.

Lessons at school and college, lessons in love and lessons in life. This week, Alex's Los Angeles guests look at the teacher and pupil relationship from all perspectives.

Producer Sophie Black
A Testbed production for BBC Radio 4