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The West End and Beyond – Theatre in London

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Program #16794ENZ
9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy (Variable by Program Date)
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s 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.
Immerse yourself in some of the best theatre in the world ranging from the classical to the cutting edge. Since the Elizabethan Age London's theater scene has always reflected the ever-changing face of this vibrant city. With an expert lecturer and theater practitioner, explore the art of theater and the process of production from text to performance. Enjoy five theater performances and one concert at venues ranging from The National Theatre to The Royal Court or the stylish Donmar Warehouse. Release your inner actor through a practical drama workshop led by professional actors, pit your wits against one of London's leading theater critics and take a backstage peek of a flagship West End theater. Get unique insight into the art and craft of drama. You will never go to the theater the same way again.


Highlights

• Enjoy introductions to each show by theater experts.
• Experience an interactive theater workshop led by professional actors.
• Meet a leading London theater critic for a round-up discussion.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles. Some historic theaters have stairs and no elevators. Seat locations will be of good standard for all performances; in most cases, group will sit together for performances.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival London, 7 nights; departure.

Date Notes
7/2/2015
This departure (in 2015) will concentrate on MUSICAL theatre and will now be an EASY level departure. All 5 performances will be musicals, there will be a field trip to Wilton`s Music Hall (in place of the Globe) and lectures by Giles Ramsay on the development of the British musical, a RADA musical workshop, tea with a theatre critic.11/5/2015
This departure only (in 2015) will concentrate on MUSICAL theatre. All 5 performances will be musicals, there will be a field trip to Wilton`s Music Hall (in place of the Globe) and lectures by Giles Ramsay on the development of the British musical, a RADA musical workshop, tea with a theatre critic.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 5 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
6 Performances

Ratings

4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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