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LAKE GENEVA, WISCONSIN

George Gershwin & Irving Berlin, The History of The Star Spangled Banner, American Musical Theater

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Program #7673RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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.

George Gershwin & Irving Berlin
Through recordings, video, and live performances, compare and contrast the lives and music of the creators of such American classics as "Porgy and Bess" and "White Christmas." Discover why their music has continued to have such appeal.

The History of The Star Spangled Banner
Explore the history of the United States of America’s national anthem. Francis Scott Key’s poem about the bombardment of Fort McHenry was set to music using a British drinking song. Do you remember all four stanzas? Can you hit all the notes?

American Musical Theater
Enter the world of musical theatre when the director of a well-known regional theatre takes you through the production process. Explore casting, costume/set design, and script interpretation. Enjoy a field trip to theatre to see a current production.



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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
3 Performances

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