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The music hall artiste and OAP raps with beat boxer Shlomo, probing buzz words. Stars Christopher Green. From September 2010.

Ida Barr is a music hall singer who has embraced hip hop and rap, reflecting the cultural diversity of London's East End, where she has been living in retirement for several decades.

With her genuine love of talking to people, Ida sets out investigate a new topic in each episode, creating a unique brand of music hall, hip-hop fusion with beat boxer Shlomo.

Ida’s first this time is "Choice".

Written by and starring Christopher Green as Ida Barr.

Producer: Claire Grove

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2010.

25 days left to listen

15 minutes

Last on

Tuesday 23:00


Role Contributor
Producer Claire Grove


  • Wed 6 Oct 2010 23:00
  • Sun 2 Jun 2013 22:30
  • Sat 27 Sep 2014 23:30
  • Sat 21 May 2016 22:45
  • Tue 3 Jul 2018 22:45
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