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August 26th, 2013 37 comments

It’s Doctor Who At The Proms Day!

It’s Doctor Who At The Proms Day

Doctor Who At The Proms
Monday 26 August
4.00-5.15pm BBC1

When tickets for the Proms season went on sale back in May, the Doctor Who Prom sold out in a matter of minutes. If you weren’t lucky enough to secure a ticket, or if you simply want to relive the experience, here’s your chance to enjoy some of the highlights from the show.

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic and much-loved BBC series, this Bank Holiday television special features Murray Gold’s popular music for the show, accompanied by specially edited visual sequences from the Doctor’s most recent adventures.

Hosted by the Doctor’s friends, Madame Vastra and Strax, the concert also includes a look back at ‘classic’ Doctor Who series and the music created by the legendary BBC Radiophonic Workshop.

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Featuring special guest appearances by Matt Smith (making one of his final public outings as The Doctor before leaving the title role later in the year); Jenna-Louise Coleman (who plays Clara, Doctor’s current companion); Peter Davison (the 5th Doctor) and Carole Ann Ford (the Doctor’s first companion and granddaughter Susan Foreman).

Performed by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, the London Philharmonic Choir, with soloists Elin Manahan Thomas, Allan Clayton and Kerry Ingram.


37 comments

  • Clarebear

    November 6th, 2013 - 11:33pm

    We took our 9yr old son for his birthday and it was phenomenal. Yes missed a lot out but which will be shown again/ out on DVD. But son jake very excited when spotted himself in the distance in the Albert hall. Brilliant pressie xxxxxx

  • Adam is cool

    September 27th, 2013 - 11:04pm

    still haven’t seen it

  • MasterKasterborous

    September 4th, 2013 - 10:39am

    It will be on a DVD at some point in the future no doubt; don’t worry.

  • Fez Master

    September 1st, 2013 - 10:58am

    I was there.. and I just realised PHIL FORD was sitting behind us!

  • crowy26

    August 30th, 2013 - 12:38am

    i cant belive i missed it and i checked
    bbc i player and i couldnt find it just the highlites but sadly my internet was bad and i couldnt even see that and also i dont think it was on the tv it was on radio 1. im so sad that i missed it 🙁

  • Doctor Whovian

    August 29th, 2013 - 3:59pm

    It was really awesome, loved the show, the music. Brilliant, fantastic, geronimo, allons-y!

  • MasterKasterborous

    August 29th, 2013 - 1:26pm

    What are the Silence?

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