21 episodes

Working class and queer actor Laura Checkley (King Gary, Screw) and working class theatre director Hannah Chissick (Little Wars) discuss and celebrate all things working class. Each week they are joined by a different guest who grew up working class. They talk about their journey and rise to where they are now, celebrating their success and hopefully inspiring a few along the way. Guests include: comedians, actors, sports stars, poets, and more - fondly remembering their roots and what they have gained from being working class.
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The Proper Class Podcast Laura Checkley & Hannah Chissick

    • Comedy
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Working class and queer actor Laura Checkley (King Gary, Screw) and working class theatre director Hannah Chissick (Little Wars) discuss and celebrate all things working class. Each week they are joined by a different guest who grew up working class. They talk about their journey and rise to where they are now, celebrating their success and hopefully inspiring a few along the way. Guests include: comedians, actors, sports stars, poets, and more - fondly remembering their roots and what they have gained from being working class.
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    2.12 - Suzi Ruffell

    2.12 - Suzi Ruffell

    In this final episode of series two, Laura and Hannah are joined by the wonderful comedian Suzi Ruffell. They talk about caravan parks, personalised number plates and how being working class never really leaves you.
    Thank you to everyone who has tuned in for series 2. We can't wait to be back, talking to more wonderful guests - watch this space!
    Please get in touch with us at properclasspodcast@gmail.com - we really love to hear from you.
    Also do follow us on Instagram @theproperclasspodcast
    Keep it classy!
    Hannah & Laura.
    xxx

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    • 1 hr
    2.11 - Scroobius Pip

    2.11 - Scroobius Pip

    In this penultimate episode of series two, Laura and Hannah talk to actor, podcaster, spoken word poet and hip hop artist Scroobius Pip. They talk about how hard it can be to stay in the arts without financial backing, reminisce over sneaking into nightclubs through the back door and discuss the importance of keeping true to your roots, however your life evolves.
    Please get in touch with Hannah and Laura at properclasspodcast@gmail.com - we really love to hear from you.
    Also do follow us on Instagram @theproperclasspodcast

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    • 53 min
    2.10 - Tom Allen

    2.10 - Tom Allen

    This week Hannah and Laura talk to comedian Tom Allen. They talk about how his accent confuses people, delicious cockney tapas and how access to certain universities and drama schools is affected by class.
    Please get in touch with Hannah and Laura at properclasspodcast@gmail.com - we really love to hear from you.
    Also do follow us on Instagram @theproperclasspodcast

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    • 50 min
    2.9 - Kayleigh Llewellyn

    2.9 - Kayleigh Llewellyn

    This week Hannah and Laura talk to the multi-talented, glorious, BAFTA winning writer, Kayleigh Llewellyn. They discuss how money affects access to mental health support, the importance of seeing your stories on screen and of course those beautiful BAFTA’s.
    Please get in touch with Hannah and Laura at properclasspodcast@gmail.com - we really love to hear from you.
    Also do follow us on Instagram @theproperclasspodcast

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    • 1 hr 4 min
    2.8 - Tom Mayhew

    2.8 - Tom Mayhew

    This week Hannah and Laura's guest is working class stand-up comedian Tom Mayhew. They talk about the lasting effect being skint has on children, his upcoming Edinburgh show (go see it!) and Furby's.
    Please get in touch with Hannah and Laura at properclasspodcast@gmail.com - we really love to hear from you.
    Also do follow us on Instagram @theproperclasspodcast

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    • 53 min
    2.7 - Camille Coduri

    2.7 - Camille Coduri

    This week, Laura and Hannah talk to legendary actress Camille Coduri. They talk about Lyons Tea Room, borrowing a fiver from Josie Lawrence and the importance of backing your children's dreams.
    Please get in touch with Hannah and Laura at properclasspodcast@gmail.com - we really love to hear from you.
    Also do follow us on Instagram @theproperclasspodcast

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    • 46 min

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