Coach Karen's Half-time Team Talk [15 Minute Drama]

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01Episode One20190401

Coach Karen is the new coach of an under-13 girls football team called the Hopperton Hoops. They're not the most successful team in the league, in fact they've never won a game. And under Karen, this record is unlikely to change.

A brand new comedy series by Harry Venning (Clare in the Community) about how a young woman with no life experience is desperate to share it with people even younger than herself.

Starring Karen Fishwick (RSC Juliet, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour) as Coach Karen.

Episode 1: Karen shares her secret past with her avid young audience.

Cast:
Coach Karen…..……Karen Fishwick
Scarlett…………....…Eva Woodbridge
Polly…………..…....Carla Abbott
Daisy………….…....Clara Shepherd-Thompson
Ava……..……....…....Iona Milward
Kirsty……….….….... Safia Kadri
Ajoba....…….…...….Hana Doe
Tilly……………...…....Catie Shakespeare-Kearns
Polly’s dad…...…...Alex Lowe

Writer: Harry Venning
Director/Producer: Alison Vernon-Smith

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

It's the Hopperton Hoops' half-time team talk - life, love and occasionally football.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

02Episode Two20190402

Coach Karen is the new coach of an under-13 girls football team called the Hopperton Hoops. They're not the most successful team in the league, in fact they've never won a game. And under Karen, this record is unlikely to change.

A brand new comedy series by Harry Venning (Clare in the Community) about how a young woman with no life experience is desperate to share it with people even younger than herself.

Starring Karen Fishwick (RSC Juliet, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour) as Coach Karen.

Episode 2: Polly's Dad makes an appearance in the dressing room with some very unwelcome advice to Karen.

Cast:
Coach Karen………Karen Fishwick
Scarlett…………..…Eva Woodbridge
Polly…………....….…Carla Abbott
Daisy……….…..…....Clara Shepherd-Thompson
Ava……..……...…....Iona Milward
Kirsty………..….…...Safia Kadri
Ajoba....…….…..….Hana Doe
Tilly……………...…...Catie Shakespeare-Kearns
Polly’s dad…...…...Alex Lowe

Writer: Harry Venning
Director/Producer: Alison Vernon-Smith

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

Polly's dad offers very unwelcome half-time advice.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

03Episode Three20190403

Coach Karen is the new coach of an under-13 girls football team called the Hopperton Hoops. They're not the most successful team in the league, in fact they've never won a game. And under Karen, this record is unlikely to change.

A brand new comedy series by Harry Venning (Clare in the Community) about how a young woman with no life experience is desperate to share it with people even younger than herself.

Starring Karen Fishwick (RSC Juliet, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour) as Coach Karen.

Episode 3: Karen tries to toughen up the girls with fighting talk and terrifying new names.

Cast:
Coach Karen………Karen Fishwick
Scarlett……….….…Eva Woodbridge
Polly………..…..…...Carla Abbott
Daisy…………..…....Clara Shepherd-Thompson
Ava……..……...…....Iona Milward
Kirsty……….…..…..Safia Kadri
Ajoba....…….…….Hana Doe
Tilly……………....….Catie Shakespeare-Kearns
Polly’s dad…...…..Alex Lowe

Writer: Harry Venning
Director/Producer: Alison Vernon-Smith

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

Karen tries to toughen up the girls with fighting talk and terrifying new names.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

04Episode Four20190404

Coach Karen is the new coach of an under-13 girls football team called the Hopperton Hoops. They're not the most successful team in the league, in fact they've never won a game. And under Karen, this record is unlikely to change.

A brand new comedy series by Harry Venning (Clare in the Community) about how a young woman with no life experience is desperate to share it with people even younger than herself.

Starring Karen Fishwick (RSC Juliet, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour) as Coach Karen.

Episode 4: Karen and the team play away and are seduced by the luxurious dressing rooms. And sweets.

Cast:
Coach Karen………Karen Fishwick
Scarlett…………..…Eva Woodbridge
Polly…………..…....Carla Abbott
Daisy…………..…....Clara Shepherd-Thompson
Ava……..……..…....Iona Milward
Kirsty……….….…....Safia Kadri
Ajoba....…….……..Hana Doe
Tilly……………..…....Catie Shakespeare-Kearns
Polly’s dad…...……Alex Lowe

Writer: Harry Venning
Director/Producer: Alison Vernon-Smith

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

Karen and the team play away and are seduced by the luxurious dressing rooms. And sweets.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

05Episode Five20190405

Coach Karen is the new coach of an under-13 girls football team called the Hopperton Hoops. They're not the most successful team in the league, in fact they've never won a game. And under Karen, this record is unlikely to change.

A brand new comedy series by Harry Venning (Clare in the Community) about how a young woman with no life experience is desperate to share it with people even younger than herself.

Starring Karen Fishwick (RSC Juliet, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour) as Coach Karen.

Episode 5: Polly's Dad attempts a coup d'etat and the girls have to decide where their loyalties lie.

Cast:
Coach Karen………Karen Fishwick
Scarlett…………..…Eva Woodbridge
Polly…………....……Carla Abbott
Daisy…………..…....Clara Shepherd-Thompson
Ava……..……..…....Iona Milward
Kirsty……….…..…...Safia Kadri
Ajoba....…….….….Hana Doe
Tilly……………....…..Catie Shakespeare-Kearns
Polly’s dad…...……Alex Lowe

Writer: Harry Venning
Director/Producer: Alison Vernon-Smith

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

Polly's Dad attempts a coup d'etat and the girls must decide where their loyalties lie.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations