17:30 Saturday 10 Sep 2011 Hyde Park
About this event
Artists performing include:
Josh Groban ** Cancelled
guest appearance Lang Lang
with special guests
Royal Choral Society
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart conductor
Sir Terry Wogan presenter
** Update 10 September: We are sorry to announce that due to ill health Josh Groban has withdrawn from BBC Proms in the Park in Hyde Park.
Highlights of the Hyde Park concert will be included as part of the live coverage of the Last Night on BBC One and BBC Two, while digital TV viewers can choose to watch the Royal Albert Hall Last Night or a Proms in the Park concert via Red Button.
Join in the Last Night celebrations in Hyde Park with presenter Sir Terry Wogan and a host of internationally acclaimed musical stars, including Katherine Jenkins, Russell Watson, Rolf Harris and special guests Westlife, accompanied by Proms in the Park favourites the BBC Concert Orchestra under their Principal Conductor Keith Lockhart. And celebrated pianist Lang Lang makes a special appearance on the Hyde Park stage before hot-footing it to appear at the Last Night in the Royal Albert Hall – on the same night!
To get the musical party under way, presenter Ken Bruce introduces a range of artists including The Overtones, Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers, Deacon Blue and the cast of the new West End musical Rock of Ages.
Gates open at 4.00pm; entertainment from 5.30pm
Purchase Proms in the Park tickets from See Tickets online or by phone on 0844 412 4630† (a transaction fee of £2.00, plus a booking fee of £1.35 per ticket applies); or from the Royal Albert Hall online, by phone on 0845 401 5040* (a booking fee of 2% of the total value, plus £2.10 per ticket applies) or in person at the Royal Albert Hall Box Office (Door 12, no transaction fee).
Proms in the Park FAQs
For that special occasion you may want to book corporate or VIP hospitality tickets. For more information visit www.cpwevents.co.uk
For details of how to order a picnic hamper for collection on the day please visit See Tickets
Tickets £32.50 (under-3s free)
Please note: in the interest of safety, please do not bring glass items (including bottles), barbeques or flaming torches.
† Calls cost up to 6p/min from a landline (min connection fee of 11.8p may apply). Calls from mobiles may cost considerably more.
* Calls cost up to 5p/min from a BT landline (min connection fee of 11.8p may apply). Calls from mobiles and other networks may cost considerably more. All calls will be recorded and may be monitored for training and quality-control purposes.