with Sophie Black


Comedians, actors, writers and other interesting people talk about the emotional impact of having children and how it has altered the relationships with their partners, families, careers and sense of self.  The Trap Door has been nominated for Best Family Podcast at the British Podcast Awards, 2020.

                                                                                                                       “A frank, fearless and funny guide to parenting” The Guardian

                                                                                  “…a mix of funny insights, down-to-earth wisdom and intelligent discussion…” The Good Web Guide.


Presented by writer and podcaster Sophie Black who, in a former life, performed sketch comedy at the Edinburgh Festival and on TV. Now she produces several regular podcast series including Nick Clegg's Anger Management and lives in South London with two toddlers and a fully grown adult.


Artwork by Henry Petrides

Music by Komiku

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