The 40th Prom in the BBC's 2011 programme is the first ever Comedy Prom, hosted by Tim Minchin
- BBC Proms 2011: Prom 40 - The Comedy Prom
- 2011 (BBC Two)
- Tim Minchin, Sue Perkins, Darren Foreman, Rufus Jones, Doc Brown, Kit Hesketh-Harvey, Richard Sisson, Susan Bullock, Danny Driver, Jules Buckley
- British Broadcasting Corporation
Comedian, musician and actor Tim Minchin hosts this first ever Comedy Prom, weaving his way through an unpredictable evening of musical comedy, fun and surprises.
He is joined by guests including BBC Two Maestro winner Sue Perkins, musical cabaret duo Kit And The Widow, the puppet Mongrels, comedian Doc Brown, as well as renowned soprano Susan Bullock and pianist Danny Driver.
The BBC Concert Orchestra is conducted by Jules Buckley.