Participants will depart from and return to Los Angeles (LAX) on pre-determined flights to the London area. You are responsible for obtaining transportation to and from LAX. If you would prefer to fly in and out of another U.S. airport, your total fee to participate will decrease $800, however, you must arrange your own flight.
Apartment-Style Flats will be provided in central London with easy access to the city center, SoHo and the West End. For an additional fee of $700, housing can be provided in an area hotel.
Participants will be provided with travel cards giving you the freedom to travel on London’s excellent bus and tube system within Zones 1 and 2.
Lunch will be provided each day in addition to a culminating dinner on the last day of the trip.
Workshops are open to students only and will take place in partnership with the UK’s premier dramatic education institutions. Workshops include:
RADA – Movement, Voice, Acting Actions, Clowning
Globe Education – Reading Stage Practices in Shakespearean Texts, Stage Combat, Globe Performance Practice
ArtsEd – English Musical Theatre Development, Period Dance, British Music Hall, Restoration Comedy
Participants will receive tickets to seven shows currently running on London’s West End. Shows may include:
Antony & Cleopatra – The Royal Shakespeare Company
Angels in America (Parts 1 and 2) – National Theatre
42nd Street – Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
A Tale of Two Cities – Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Much Ado About Nothing – Shakespeare’s Globe
The Girls – Phoenix Theatre London
The Play That Goes Wrong – Duchess Theatre
Some of London’s outstanding industry professionals will provide talk-backs, Q&As and backstage access to participants in conjunction with many of the performances.