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English, Drama & Performing Arts Tours Few countries can lay claim to as many great writers as England, home to some of history's most renowned scribes, making it the ideal destination for a literary themed tour, proven to contextualise your students’ classroom learning. Our range of Performing Arts trips include backstage tours and theatre workshops with professionals, providing students with an insight into the world of performing arts and providing them with inspiration to pursue their future careers.

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Day 1: Arrive in the City of Angels and su America’s Wes nshine on t Coast. Hit th e iconic Veni Sunset Strip ce Beach and ! Day 2: It’s light s, camera, actio n as you spen Universal St d the day at udios enjoyin g rides, show movie studio. s and a real Day 3: Go behi nd the scenes on a Warner Tour to get a Bros Studio rare glimpse of Hollywood at through back work, lots, sound st ages, and the television show sets of a hit . Day 4: On a Gu ided Tour of Hollywood, on the Walk of see the stars Fame, the fa mous sign an Chinese Thea d the tre before yo u walk the re Dolby Theatr d carpet on a e Tour. Day 5: Indulge in some retail therapy on Sa Boulevard, be nta Monica fore you head to the airport full of memor with a head ies and dream s!

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New York It inerary ps! Drop off the city that never slee Day 1: Touch down in e 360 views som for sky the into k up your bags and head bac ck. Ro the of Top of Manhattan from the City Music Hall, with a tour of Radio Day 2: Start the day at Stage, one of Gre the the secrets of Then where you will learn stages in the world. nce ma for per oor the largest ind Workshop designed oom ssr Cla ay adw take part in a Bro d, choose from g arts students in min with your performin more. Shop in Times ny ma and phy gra Stage Make Up, Choreo w! ng a hit Broadway sho Square, before enjoyi with a y to see the city than ng some of Day 3: What better wa Sites Tour, showcasi vie Mo and TV k s with a New Yor thi low Fol . een scr ces seen on nd for the most famous pla Isla ten Sta to morial or ferry tue visit to the 9/11 Me nhattan and the Sta Ma of s ma ora pan some impressive of Liberty. tre for tour of the Lincoln Cen Day 4: Enjoy a guided fascinating stories r hea can you ere Performing Arts, wh n, catch a r guides and on occasio told by engaging tou ute shopping min last and e tim free rehearsal! Then there’s . ort airp the r way to before you make you d and inspired! arrival in the UK, tire Day 5: Early morning

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Day 1: Star t yo streets of St ur tour with a Guided W ratford up on Avon. Ex alk around the histor attractions ic and walk in pl Shakespear ore its history, Shakespear e's footstep e town hous s to see the es, Gramm Shakespear ar e Theatres , Holy Trinity School, Royal Church and much more. Day 2: No tr ip to Stratf or d without vi Upon Avon siting Shak would be co espeare’s mplete half-timbe Birthplac red e Museum 1564 is Stra house where William . The Shakespear tford's mos t cherished e was born in historic plac e. Then take a ‘behind th e scenes’ to Shakespe ur of the R are oyal Theatre Cloa Theatre. Starting in the Royal Sh kr akespeare and its thea oom, you will learn ab tres in Stra out the hist tford, as w ory of the RS in more dept ell as explor C h to learn ab ing a produc out the thea tion tre making process. Day 3: Enjo y a Royal Sh ak fantastic w ay to connec espeare Company Workshop, t students Shakespear practically a e's with exploring th plays and those of hi s contempo e creative de raries, cisions arou productions nd current . and past Day 4: Befo re making yo ur way hom through th e to e, take a Gu ided Walk most famou wn and hear the spec ial stories ab s son and di scover the out Stratfor life and his places conn d's family such ected with as Mary A Hathaway his rden’s Farm ’s Cottage, , Anne the Shakes House and peare Cent Hall's Crof re, Nash’s t.

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