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JR Comes to Town - Joanna Coffey

From: Matt Hill
Series: Spark London
Length: 06:44

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Another true story told live in London. Joanna LOVES Dallas, so when Larry Hagman (JR) visits a nearby TV studio, Jo does everything in her power to meet him. Read the full description.

Joannac_small Another true story told live in London. Joanna LOVES Dallas, so when Larry Hagman (JR) visits a nearby TV studio, Jo does everything in her power to meet him.

Synopisis (contains spoilers):

- great section on why Jo loves Dallas
- a researcher at the BBC, she's tasked with finding a large-handed monkey
- ditches the assignment to watch JR on 'Wogan'
- unsatisfied with her 'fix', she sneaks into the backstage party
- finally meets JR, who hands her a $100 bill with his face on 

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Piece Description

Another true story told live in London. Joanna LOVES Dallas, so when Larry Hagman (JR) visits a nearby TV studio, Jo does everything in her power to meet him.

Synopisis (contains spoilers):

- great section on why Jo loves Dallas
- a researcher at the BBC, she's tasked with finding a large-handed monkey
- ditches the assignment to watch JR on 'Wogan'
- unsatisfied with her 'fix', she sneaks into the backstage party
- finally meets JR, who hands her a $100 bill with his face on 

Additional Credits

Spark London is produced by Joanna Yates, with audio production by Matt Hill at rethinkdaily.co.uk.

Related Website

www.sparklondon.com