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Wooden Overcoats

Award Winning Sitcom || Rudyard Funn and his equally miserable sister Antigone run their family’s failing funeral parlour, where they get the body in the coffin in the ground on time. But one day they find everyone enjoying themselves at the funerals of a new competitor – the impossibly perfect Eric Chapman! With their dogsbody Georgie, and a mouse called Madeleine, the Funns are taking drastic steps to stay in business…

Award Winning Sitcom || Rudyard Funn and his equally miserable sister Antigone run their family’s failing funeral parlour, where they get the body in the coffin in the ground on time. But one day they find everyone enjoying themselves at the funerals of a new competitor – the impossibly perfect Eric Chapman! With their dogsbody Georgie, and a mouse called Madeleine, the Funns are taking drastic steps to stay in business…

 

#48

Wooden Overcoats Live at the London Podcast Festival 2021

Wooden Overcoats returns to the London Podcast Festival on Sunday 5 September. ... Read more

01 Sep 2021

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01 Sep 2021


#47

The Wooden Overcoats 5th Birthday Party

Wooden Overcoats launched its first episode on 24 September 2015. To celebrate five years, the team came together over a video chat to talk about the show. A massive thank you to everyone who sent in memories and questions for the team. We weren’t able to get through them all in the time we were recording but please know that if you sent one in we didn’t reach, we have read or listened to it and appreciated it. Featuring David K. Barnes, Ciara Baxendale, Elizabeth Campbell, Tom Crowley, Ellie Dickens, Beth Eyre, Pip Gladwin, Andy Goddard, Felix Trench and John Wakefield. ... Read more

24 Sep 2020

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24 Sep 2020


#46

Wooden Overcoats: The Trouble With Rudyard

Rudyard falls into a tricky situation. ... Read more

07 May 2020

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07 May 2020


#45

Funn Fragments: The Smart Coffin

The future is here. Join us at King's Place in King's Cross on Saturday 30 November for Wooden Overcoats LIVE at London Podcast Festival Presents... Audio Drama. ... Read more

12 Nov 2019

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12 Nov 2019


#44

Funn Fragments: Graveyard Shift

Georgie lends a hand. We have ten days left on our Indiegogo campaign. Back Season Four before 15 November 2019 to ensure you get a copy of Rudyard Ruins Hallowe'en. ... Read more

05 Nov 2019

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05 Nov 2019


#43

Funn Fragments: Rolo

Eric finds a canine companion. Make sure you get a copy of the backers-only holiday special: Rudyard Ruins Hallowe'en by going to https://igg.me/at/woodenovercoats ... Read more

29 Oct 2019

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29 Oct 2019


#42

Funn Fragments: Autumn Cleaning

Antigone struggles to let go. We are raising money for the last season of Wooden Overcoats. Search "Wooden Overcoats Indiegogo" to help us finish the story. ... Read more

22 Oct 2019

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22 Oct 2019


#41

Funn Fragments: Eric's Pal

A heavy soul unburdened. Wooden Overcoats is fundraising for Season Four! Find the link to our Indiegogo campaign on our website or social media and help us finish the story. ... Read more

15 Oct 2019

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15 Oct 2019


#40

An Announcement from Wooden Overcoats

Andy and David would like to share some news. ... Read more

19 Sep 2019

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19 Sep 2019


#39

London Podcast Festival 2019

Wooden Overcoats returns to the London Podcast Festival on Sunday 15 September at 7 o'clock. Book now. ... Read more

02 Sep 2019

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02 Sep 2019


#38

Underbelly Southbank 2019

Wooden Overcoats LIVE comes to Underbelly Southbank on 9 June. Book now! ... Read more

19 May 2019

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19 May 2019


#37

TRAILER: The Season 3 Summer Special

The Season 3 Summer Special is now available to buy on our website at woodenovercoats.com/shop for whatever you think it's worth. (Choose The Specials from the product list). ... Read more

21 Jun 2018

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21 Jun 2018


#36

Season 3 Episode 8: Putting the Funn in Funerals

Against the backdrop of a village in celebration, a private tragedy forces Georgie to make an important decision. Meet other listeners and talk about all things Wooden Overcoats by following us on Twitter, looking us up on Tumblr, or joining the Wooden Overcoats Facebook group. Credits Directors - Andy Goddard and John Wakefield Production Manager - Elizabeth Campbell Music - James Whittle and the Piffling Philharmonic Recorded at the Artspace Studio Brixton Announcer - Eleanor Rushton Georgie Crusoe - Ciara Baxendale Rudyard Funn - Felix Trench Antigone Funn - Beth Eyre Eric Chapman - Tom Crowley Madeleine - Belinda Lang Mayor Desmond Desmond - Sean Baker Rev. Nigel Wavering - Andy Secombe Nana Crusoe - Julia Deakin Miss Scruple - Ellie Dickens Jennifer Delacroix - Alana Ross Agatha Doyle - Alison Skilbeck Dr. Henry Edgware - David K. Barnes Sid Marlowe - Paul Putner Herbert Cough - Andy Hamilton Marlene Magdalene - Emily Stride Calliope - Alice Osmanski etunia Bloom - Sarah Thom Lady Templar - Catriona Knox Timmy - Greta Goddard Bill / Various - Pip Gladwin Tanya / Various - Holly Campbell ... Read more

12 Apr 2018

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12 Apr 2018


#35

Season 3 Episode 7: The Sunshine Treatment

Dr Edgware needs a holiday and Eric seems the perfect choice to take some patients off his hands. Join us tomorrow for the final Season 3 Wooden Overcoats LIVE at King's Place, King's Cross, London. [Book here.] (https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/comedy/wooden-overcoats-6-apr/) Meet other listeners and talk about all things Wooden Overcoats by following us on Twitter, looking us up on Tumblr, or joining the Wooden Overcoats Facebook group. Credits Directors - Andy Goddard and John Wakefield Production Manager - Elizabeth Campbell Script Editor - David K. Barnes Music - James Whittle and the Piffling Philharmonic Recorded at the Artspace Studio Brixton Announcer - Eleanor Rushton Eric Chapman - Tom Crowley Rudyard Funn - Felix Trench Antigone Funn - Beth Eyre Georgie Crusoe - Ciara Baxendale Madeleine - Belinda Lang Dr. Henry Edgware - David K. Barnes Mr Wimbledon - David Thorpe Rev. Nigel Wavering - Andy Secombe Bill / Various - Pip Gladwin Tanya / Various - Holly Campbell ... Read more

05 Apr 2018

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05 Apr 2018


#34

Season 3 Episode 6: Tinker Tailor Undertaker

There is a thief on the village council! Agatha Doyle and Rudyard are on the case. Join us on 6 April for the final Season 3 Wooden Overcoats LIVE at King's Place, King's Cross, London. [Book here.] (https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/comedy/wooden-overcoats-6-apr/) Meet other listeners and talk about all things Wooden Overcoats by following us on Twitter, looking us up on Tumblr, or joining the Wooden Overcoats Facebook group. Credits Directors - Andy Goddard and John Wakefield Production Manager - Elizabeth Campbell Music - James Whittle and the Piffling Philharmonic Recorded at the Artspace Studio Brixton Announcer - Eleanor Rushton Rudyard Funn - Felix Trench Antigone Funn - Beth Eyre Georgie Crusoe - Ciara Baxendale Eric Chapman - Tom Crowley Madeleine - Belinda Lang Agatha Doyle - Alison Skilbeck Rev. Nigel Wavering - Andy Secombe Mayor Desmond Desmond - Sean Baker Miss Scruple - Ellie Dickens Lady Templar - Catriona Knox Bill / Various - Pip Gladwin Tanya / Various - Holly Campbell ... Read more

29 Mar 2018

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29 Mar 2018


#33

Season 3 Episode 5: Antigone in the Spotlight

A dead playwright’s final production brings Antigone into conflict once again with the Ringmistress, Marlene Magdalena. Join us tomorrow, 23 March, for Wooden Overcoats LIVE at King's Place, King's Cross, London. [Book here.] (https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/comedy/wooden-overcoats-4/) Meet other listeners and talk about all things Wooden Overcoats by following us on Twitter, looking us up on Tumblr, or joining the Wooden Overcoats Facebook group. Credits Directors - Andy Goddard and John Wakefield Production Manager - Elizabeth Campbell Music - James Whittle and the Piffling Philharmonic Recorded at the Artspace Studio Brixton Announcer - Eleanor Rushton Antigone Funn - Beth Eyre Rudyard Funn - Felix Trench Georgie Crusoe - Ciara Baxendale Eric Chapman - Tom Crowley Madeleine - Belinda Lang Rev. Nigel Wavering - Andy Secombe Marlene Magdalena - Emily Stride Sid Marlowe - Paul Putner Petunia Bloom - Sarah Thom Nana Crusoe - Julia Deakin Bill / Various - Pip Gladwin Tanya / Various - Holly Campbell ... Read more

22 Mar 2018

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22 Mar 2018


#32

Season 3 Episode 4: The Race for Piffling

When Eric runs for office in the Mayoral elections, Georgie is determined to ensure his defeat. by Tom Crowley Join us for Wooden Overcoats LIVE at King's Place, King's Cross, London on 23 March. [Book here.] (https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/comedy/wooden-overcoats-4/) Meet other listeners and talk about all things Wooden Overcoats by following us on Twitter, looking us up on Tumblr, or joining the Wooden Overcoats Facebook group. Credits Directors - Andy Goddard and John Wakefield Production Manager - Elizabeth Campbell Music - James Whittle and the Piffling Philharmonic Script Editor - David K. Barnes Recorded at the Artspace Studio Brixton Announcer - Eleanor Rushton Georgie Crusoe - Ciara Baxendale Eric Chapman - Tom Crowley Rudyard Funn - Felix Trench Antigone Funn - Beth Eyre Madeleine - Belinda Lang Mayor Desmond Desmond - Sean Baker Rev. Nigel Wavering - Andy Secombe Jennifer Delacroix - Alana Ross Miss Scruple / Mrs Delacroix - Ellie Dickens Nana Crusoe - Julia Deakin Sid Marlowe - Paul Putner Bill / Various - Pip Gladwin Tanya / Various - Holly Campbell ... Read more

15 Mar 2018

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15 Mar 2018


#31

Season 3 Episode 3: Rudyard Takes a Hike

A funeral goes wrong when Rudyard gets lost in the woods with a troop of Scouts and a dead body. by Rosie Fletcher Join us for Wooden Overcoats LIVE at King's Place, King's Cross, London tomorrow. [Book here.] (https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/comedy/wooden-overcoats-3/) Meet other listeners and talk about all things Wooden Overcoats by following us on Twitter, looking us up on Tumblr, or joining the Wooden Overcoats Facebook group. Credits Directors - Andy Goddard and John Wakefield Production Manager - Elizabeth Campbell Music - James Whittle and the Piffling Philharmonic Script Editor - David K. Barnes Recorded at the Artspace Studio Brixton Announcer - Eleanor Rushton Rudyard Funn - Felix Trench Antigone Funn - Beth Eyre Eric Chapman - Tom Crowley Georgie Crusoe - Ciara Baxendale Madeleine - Belinda Lang Calliope - Alice Osmanski Douglas - Kathryn Bond Martin - Rebecca Boey ... Read more

08 Mar 2018

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08 Mar 2018


#30

Season 3 Episode 2: Altar Ego

Antigone agrees to help the Reverend write a raunchy novel, so long as nobody else finds out about it… ... Read more

01 Mar 2018

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01 Mar 2018


#29

Season 3 Episode 1: The Loneliness of the Short-Tempered Rudyard

Rudyard is delighted when Lady Templar books a funeral with him - but Eric won't let it happen without a fight. ... Read more

22 Feb 2018

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22 Feb 2018


#28

Funn Fragments: The Full Works

Rudyard faces construction disruption. || Back our Season 3 Kickstarter until 30 September 2017 and help us return to Piffling. ... Read more

07 Sep 2017

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07 Sep 2017


#27

Funn Fragments: Practical Magic

Georgie is entirely spellbound. || Back our Season 3 Kickstarter until 30 September 2017 and help us return to Piffling. ... Read more

04 Sep 2017

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04 Sep 2017


#26

Funn Fragments: The Social Rudyard

Rudyard joins the 21st century. || Back our Season 3 Kickstarter until 30 September 2017 and help us return to Piffling. ... Read more

03 Sep 2017

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03 Sep 2017


#25

Funn Fragments: At Home in the Dark

Where were you when the lights went out? || Back our Season 3 Kickstarter until 30 September 2017 and help us return to Piffling. ... Read more

01 Sep 2017

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01 Sep 2017


#24

Funn Fragments: Antigone Antagonized

A mortician's medical records are examined. || Back our Season 3 Kickstarter until 30 September 2017 and help us return to Piffling. ... Read more

31 Aug 2017

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31 Aug 2017


#23

TRAILER: Wooden Overcoats LIVE at VAULT 2017

Wooden Overcoats LIVE comes to VAULT 2017 on Saturday 4 February. ... Read more

18 Jan 2017

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18 Jan 2017


#22

TRAILER: The Season 2 Christmas Special

Buy the full episode at www.woodenovercoats.com/shop ... Read more

22 Dec 2016

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22 Dec 2016


#21

Season 2 Episode 8: There Ought to be Clowns

The future of Funn Funerals hangs in the balance as Antigone faces the biggest challenge of her life. || Find Wooden Overcoats on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Tumblr, or e-mail us on hello@woodenovercoats.com. ... Read more

15 Dec 2016

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15 Dec 2016