Jo wrote, curated and presented Radio 4’s The Art Of Now – In Box which was featured on Pick Of The Week in 2019. It’s a lovely show, still on iplayer at time of writing. Listen out for Michael Spicer, twitter comedy star, doing one of his lovely sketches.
Jo Neary and Joseph Nixon have written the Wife On Earth Podcast, a character comedy based on the Noel Coward film Brief Encounter. The episodes in the first series are set in a library and featuring a wealth of comedy talent, including Alastair Kerr, Adam Buxton, Robin Ince, Michael Legge, Anna Crilly, Ben Crompton, Chris Sloman, Paul Putner, Julia Cloughley-Sneddon and more. You can hear series 1 at Cosmic Shambles Network. Series 2, set in Celia and Fred’s house, is coming in Spring 2020.
Celia, Jo’s popular housewife character from Wife On Earth also appears in two episodes of The Verb for Radio 3. ‘The Uncertainty Verb’ and ‘The Oh Verb’. Celia is due to appear in a new episode this Spring/Summer 2020.
Creative Beast is a podcast written and performed by Jo and her friend Heather Minor, exploring what it is to be creative. Episode 4 featuring performer Vic Melody is out Summer 2020.