The 40th Prom in the BBC's 2011 programme is the first ever Comedy Prom, hosted by Tim Minchin
- BBC Radio 3
- Tim Minchin, Beardyman and Rufus Jones
- Neal Varley
Maverick Australian comedian Tim Minchin brings his own inimitable style of musical fun to London's Royal Albert Hall as he hosts this first ever Comedy Prom.
He's joined by pianist Danny Driver, who takes on both Reizenstein's Concerto popolare and conductor Andrew Litton. Soprano Susan Bullock, cabaret duo Kit And The Widow, and conducting sensation Sue Perkins all appear alongside the ever-versatile BBC Concert Orchestra and MD Jules Buckley.
- Production company
- Laugh track
- Live audience
- First broadcast
- Saturday 13th August 2011 on BBC Radio 3 at 7:30pm
- Episode length
- 135 minutes
- Last repeat
- Monday 2nd January 2012 at 7:30pm