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The History and Craft of Theater With Giles Ramsay

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Program #19347RJ
9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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.
Sample some of the best that the theater has to offer as English director and producer Giles Ramsay leads you on a historic and entertaining adventure into the heart of London’s theater district. From Greek tragedies to Shakespeare to modern productions, learn how plays and musicals are developed from an idea to the stage. As a special feature, join espionage expert and historian Nigel West for an intriguing discussion on “the psychopathology of spies and actors."


Highlights

• Attend three performances in the heart of London’s theater district, the West End.
• Enjoy a privileged backstage exploration of the National Theatre.
• Meet a top London theater critic who offers his opinion on the plays you’ve seen and the current state of London theater.

Program Notes

This program is being offered concurrently with “The History and Craft of Spying With Nigel West” (#19346), so couples or groups can enroll in the one that interests them. There are shared program elements and both programs use the same accommodations.

Activity Notes

Walking and standing for up to three hours at a time. Stairs at historic theaters.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival London, 7 nights; departure.

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7 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
3 Performances

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