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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

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     Aug 18, 2013 — Aug 23, 2013  

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Topics include The Presidents Club: Learn about the most exclusive fraternity of leaders in our nation`s history. The club consists of all former living presidents and the current chief executive. This course describes the intense, intimate, often hostile and yet generous relationships among the men who have occupied the White House and how they support the sitting President; Comedy Through Music: Music has served as a basis for comedy by various performers. Enjoy the classical music and comedy of Victor Borge, the incredible repertoire of Danny Kaye, the mix of musical numbers and funny business of the Marx Brothers, the recognizable tunes and the new lyrics of Alan Sherman and the razor-sharp wit of Tom Lehrer in folk music, show tunes and ragtime melodies; The British Monarchy: A History of Change and Continuity - We will examine the kings and queens of England from 871 AD to the present and demonstrate how this timeless and tradition-bound institution has continuously evolved through the centuries; Lerner and Loewe: The Great Quartet of Brigadoon, My Fair Lady, Gigi, and Camelot. Learn the origins of each work and analyze the story, songs and characters of these extraordinary and lasting achievements of Lerner and Loewe. We will attend a Broadway play in NYC.

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$663Double Occupancy, waitlist only
Single Occupancy, waitlist only$763
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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
1 Performances


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