Proms 2022
31 Jul 2021, Royal Albert Hall
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Proms 2021 The Golden Age of Broadway

Prom 2
The Golden Age of Broadway
19:30 Sat 31 Jul 2021 Royal Albert Hall
Let the BBC Concert Orchestra whisk you away for a night of classic Broadway musicals.
Let the BBC Concert Orchestra whisk you away for a night of classic Broadway musicals.

Programme

      • South Pacific: Overture
      • There's No Business Like ShowbusinessAnnie Get Your Gun
      • The Rhythm’s Alright With Me (medley)Cole Porter, arr. Richard Balcombe
      • You’re the TopAnything Goes
      • My Funny ValentineBabes in Arms
      • Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’Oklahoma!
      • (When I Marry) Mister SnowCarousel
      • Some Enchanted EveningSouth Pacific
      • This Nearly Was MineSouth Pacific
      • Slaughter on Tenth AvenueOn Your Toes
        • interval
        • Gigioverture
        • Show MeMy Fair Lady
        • On the Street Where You LiveMy Fair Lady
        • I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her FaceMy Fair Lady
        • Someone to Watch Over MeOh, Kay!
        • Promenade (‘Walking the Dog’)Shall We Dance
        • Luck Be a LadyGuys and Dolls
        • Joey, Joey, JoeyThe Most Happy Fella
        • All the Things You AreVery Warm for May
        • You’re SensationalHigh Society
        • The Trolley SongMeet Me in St Louis
        • Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?High Society

    About This Event

    Smell the greasepaint and feel the blaze of those Broadway lights, as the BBC Concert Orchestra whisks you away for a night at the musicals. The toe-tapping favourites include songs from musicals including South Pacific, My Fair Lady, Anything Goes, Annie Get Your Gun and High Society, all performed by the ever-versatile BBC Concert Orchestra – and some special guest soloists.

    There will be one interval

    Image: Richard Balcombe © Tom Bangbala

    Broadcast on BBC Two on Saturday 7 August