About this event
On Saturday 8 September, join the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales near Caerphilly Castle for a magical evening of music under the stars including popular arias, orchestral favourites and sing-a-long numbers.
Take part in the evening where, under the baton of conductor Tecwyn Evans, the Orchestra and Chorus will bewitch the audience along with special guests; tenor Wynne Evans, soprano Elin Manahan Thomas and cellist Laura van der Heijden, winner of BBC Young Musician 2012. Presented by Alex Jones and Tim Rhys-Evans, the evening will culminate in the traditional link-up with concerts across the UK to celebrate the Last Night of the Proms.
Owain Glyndŵr Playing Fields, Caerphilly
Gates open at 4.30pm
Prom will begin at 7.45pm
Ticket prices £10 in advance / £12 on the day
Children 12 and under free
BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line
By phone: 03700 101051*
Opening hours: Monday - Friday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Blackwood Miners' Institute Box Office
By phone: 01495 227206*
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 10.00am - 7.45pm (6pm during July & August),
Saturday mornings 9.30am - 1.00pm (plus an hour before any performance).
£1.00 booking fee per transaction applies for on-line bookings, Maximum of 10 tickets can be booked in one transaction.
Buying tickets in person
Visit Caerphilly is open 7 days a week 10am - 5.30pm to purchase tickets in person.
*Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles will apply
Additional trains will run from Caerphilly to Cardiff Central at 23:00 and 23.15, the 23.35 train service from Caerphilly to Ystrad Mynach will be extended to Rhymney.
Events on Sat 8 Sept 2012
- Proms Plus Sing
5.15pm – c6.00pm
- BBC Proms in the Park London
5.15pm – c10.30pm
- BBC Proms Last Night Celebrations in Scotland
7.30pm – c10.30pm
- BBC Proms in the Park Belfast
7.30pm – c10.30pm
- Prom 76: Last Night of the Proms 2012
7.30pm – c10.40pm
- BBC Proms in the Park Caerphilly
7.45pm – c10.30pm