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West Coast USA
Basic price from
6 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 4 staff
Dance & Drama school trips to West Coast USA

Dance & Drama school trips to West Coast USA

Give your students the opportunity to gain an insight into the American Performing Arts industry with an action-packed tour to the USA’s West Coast. Discover the prominence of film-making, radio and television in Los Angeles; commonly referred to as the ‘Entertainment Capital of the World’, this bustling destination will indulge your students in creativity and open up a whole new world of inspiration. You will not be short of activities to fill your spare time - step behind the scenes at Universal Studios or take a backstage tour of the San Francisco Opera. Top-class workshops in LA and San Francisco will give your students the chance to boost their self-confidence and develop self-expression, taking their skills to the next level. Dance options include the iconic Millennium Dance studios in LA or ODC Dance Commons in San Francisco. Drama students can specialise in Acting for Film, the Strasberg Method or take a class at the Stella Adler School.

Suggested Itineraries


  • day

    • Flight UK – Los Angeles
  • day

    • Millennium Dance workshop
    • Visit Hollywood Boulevard
    • Rusty’s Surf Ranch
  • day

    • Universal Studios
    • Hard Rock Cafe
  • day

    • Coach transfer to San Francisco
    • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
  • day

    • ODC Dance workshop
    • Guided tour by coach
    • Theatre show
  • day

    • ODC Dance workshop
    • San Francisco Opera tour
  • day

    • Flight San Francisco - UK
  • day

    • Arrive in the UK

N.B The basic 'from' prices do not include excursions, for a full package price... Request a quote >>

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West Coast USA Accommodation - HI - San Francisco Downtown

HI - San Francisco Downtown

  • Fantastic Location
  • Recently renovated

The HI-San Francisco Downtown is a popular, clean and central hostel that is great for groups.

Location: Just a block from Union Square and is at the centre of everything such as the Cable Carts, China Town and the many shops, restaurants and theatres.

Facilities:There is a common room, kitchen area and a theatre style TV room. Free WiFi is also available.

Accommodation: The hostel has 4 to 8 bedded dorm rooms with private and shared facilities. Private rooms are also available at an extra supplement.

Meals: Free breakfast available.

West Coast USA - Radisson’s Hotel – Fisherman’s Wharf

Hotel Zephyr

  • 2 miles from airport
  • Swimming Pool

You can see fantastic views of the famous San Francisco Bay at this elegant hotel.

Location: Minutes away from San Francisco’s best attractions such as the world famous Pier 39, the ferries to Alcatraz and the historic cable cars.

Facilities: Free Wi-Fi is available and the hotel has an outdoor swimming pool.

Accommodation: Recently renovated rooms with en-suite facilities with double or double/double rooms with king sized beds and air conditioning. These will be based on a bed share basis, with single bed accommodation available at an extra supplement.

Meals: A variety of fantastic restaurants are close by to the hotel and we can arrange meals upon request.

West Coast USA - Sportsmen Lodge Hotel – Los Angeles

Sportsmen Lodge Hotel – Los Angeles

  • Near Universal Studios
  • Swimming Pool

Location: Located on Ventura Boulevard and is just 4 miles from Universal Studios.

Facilities:The hotel has a great outdoor swimming pool and spa tub. WiFi access is also available.

Accommodation: En-suite with double or double/double rooms with king sized beds and air conditioning. These will be based on a bed share basis, with single bed accommodation available at an extra supplement. The rooms also feature private balconies and patios where you can enjoy the city and pool views.

Meals: The hotel has restaurant facilities and all meals can be arranged upon request.

West Coast USA Accommodation - Clarion Las Vegas

Clarion Las Vegas

  • Excellent Location
  • Swimming pool and Spa

The Clarion Hotel® is close to the activity of Las Vegas strip while still being safe and convenient for schools.

Location: : Located within walking distance of the north end of Las Vegas strip and the Las Vegas Convention centre.

Facilities:With an on-site casino the hotel also features an outdoor pool and hot tub, fitness centre, picnic area and public computers with Internet access.

Accommodation: Guest rooms offer coffee makers, hair dryers, pillow-top mattresses, cable television.

Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.

Subject Specific Excursions

Universal Studios

A full day of action-packed entertainment all in one place: thrilling theme park rides and shows, a real working movie studio, and Los Angeles’ best shops, restaurants and cinemas at CityWalk.

Millennium Dance workshop

Los Angeles

With A-list clientele and sought-after teachers and choreographers, Millenium Dance Complex is known as one of the premiere studios of the commercial dance world. Your students can take private classes in a wide variety of dance styles offered at the school.

ODC Dance Commons

San Francisco

The school’s youth dance program is dedicated to high quality technical training within a non-competitive environment, encouraging creative expression and a positive body image.

Walt Disney Concert Hall

Walt Disney Concert Hall is one of the most acoustically sophisticated concert halls in the world, providing both visual and aural intimacy for an unparalleled musical experience. It is also considered to be an architectural masterpiece.

Stella Adler workshop

The imagination-based Adler technique is embraced by a who’s who of stage, film and television acting. The school offers a variety of fast-paced and fun workshops for both inexperienced and advance young actors alike.

Warner Bros Tour

Visit the 110 acre studio lot on a tour cart seating up to 12 people. Each tour is customized around your favourite movies and TV shows. You will stop by the Warner Bros. Museum featuring props and costumes from the "Batman" and "Harry Potter" franchises, the Transportation Museum featuring "Batman" vehicles from the iconic films, various backlots and at least one soundstage.

Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!

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