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Proms 2016 Prom 44

Prom 44
Prom 44: Shakespeare: Stage and Screen
19:30 Thu 18 Aug 2016 Royal Albert Hall
The BBC Concert Orchestra performs some of the best music written for Shakespeare adaptations on the stage and screen – from Joby Talbot’s ballet The Winter’s Tale to Bernstein’s West Side Story and Cole Porter’s Kiss Me, Kate.
The BBC Concert Orchestra performs some of the best music written for Shakespeare adaptations on the stage and screen – from Joby Talbot’s ballet The Winter’s Tale to Bernstein’s West Side Story and Cole Porter’s Kiss Me, Kate.

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This transatlantic Prom presents a range of Shakespeare’s characters as reflected on stage and screen – with an all-British first half and a second half devoted to American musicals, conducted by the US-born Keith Lockhart.