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6 Days | 5 Nights
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.
Come on along and listen to the lullaby of Broadway! Musical theater is just one of the rousing courses you will enjoy in our all-music program. We will delve into classical music that stirs our souls and explore other genres of music guaranteed to entertain, enlighten, and inspire. Be immersed in a melodious potpourri of composers, entertainers, musicians, and performances for a delightful musical adventure.


• Join acclaimed Road Scholar instructors for five days of captivating lectures and presentations.
• Enjoy a field trip to a musical venue in the San Franicsco Bay Area.
• Enjoy live musical entertainment on the closing night.

Activity Notes

Minimal walking and standing.

Date Notes
"Love & Tragedy in 19th Century Opera." "Violin Virtuosos." "The Genius of Sondheim." "Memorable Jazz Singers." On this date, there is a field trip to Opera San Jose for a performance of Georges Bizet's "Carmen."4/28/2016
"Mozart's Viennese Operas." "Swing/Big Band Jazz." "Broadway's Legendary Composers." "Notable Film Scores." On this date, there is a field trip to Opera San Jose for an operatic performance of Tennessee William's "A Streetcar Named Desire." 10/6/2016
"Symphony from Beethoven to the Present." "Poets of Broadway." "Notable Film Scores." "West Coast Jazz."

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Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
3 Performances


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