Dance & Drama school trips to London
Feel the buzz of Britain’s capital and give your students the inspiration to succeed with a Performing Arts school trip to London. We offer a wide variety of wonderful workshops, where our own top-class tutors will introduce your students to new styles or hone existing skills. Choose from a number of different specialisations and have the opportunity to take part in show-specific West-End workshops or intensive training at iconic studios such as Pineapple or Danceworks. You can also select from a multitude of specialist excursions throughout the capital such as the historic Shakespeare’s Globe, The Royal Opera House and the National Theatre. Your experience is guaranteed to be action packed and your students will get a taste of London's Performing Arts industry.
Royal National Hotel
- Fantastic central location
- Great value accommodation in the heart of London
In terms of value and location the Royal National hotel is second to none in London.
Location: Located just off central Russell Square the hotel is opposite the British Museum and walking distance from the West End.
Facilities: As well as a sizeable restaurant the hotel also offers a cafe and bar area in the reception area as well as meeting rooms and a gift shop. The hotel is entirely wheelchair accessible.
Accommodation: Twin or triple rooms are normally offered for students with singles or twins for staff. All rooms are en-suite with televisions and tea & coffee making facilities.
Meals: Breakfast is served daily in the hotel’s restaurant and evening meals are also available.
- Great value central base for exploring London
- Ideal for groups on a budget
This popular hostel offers quite simply the best value central accommodation for student groups in the capital.
Location: A short walk from Russell Square the hostel is a stone’s throw from the West End and all of the city’s major attractions.
Facilities: Showers and toilet facilities on every floor. The hostel offers a restaurant and bar on-site as well as pool tables, meeting room and Wi-Fi.
Accommodation: Basic dorm room with 6, 8 and 12 bedded options for students. Single and twins available for staff. All rooms equipped with wash basins
Meals: Daily breakfast is served in the restaurant along with evening meals if required.
Safestay Elephant & Castle
- Ideal for groups on a budget
- Short walk to tube station
This popular hostel offers excellent quality at a great price therefore its ideal for groups on a budget.
Location: The property is a short walk from Elephant and Castle tube, allowing easy access into central London.
Facilities: The hostel has plenty of facilities to keep you entertained – pool room, garden, bar and free wifi in public areas.
Accommodation: 4, 6 and 8-bedded dorms with a mixture of en-suite and shared facilities. All singles and twins for teachers are en-suite.
Meals: Breakfast is provided at the hostel.
Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.
Subject Specific Excursions
The Shakespeare Globe is a unique international resource dedicated to the exploration of Shakespeare's work and the playhouse for which he wrote, through the connected means of performance and education.
Royal Opera House
The Royal Opera House is one of the world’s leading opera companies. Based in the iconic Covent Garden theatre, it is renowned for its outstanding performances of both traditional opera as well as commissioning new works by today’s leading opera composers such as Harrison Birtwistle, Mark-Anthony Turnage and Thomas Ades.
London’s West End is alternatively known as ‘Theatreland’; an iconic slice of the city that showcases the very best in musical theatre, plays, cabaret and more.
National Theatre Backstage Tour
Go backstage at Britain's largest theatre complex and discover the secrets behind bringing their productions to the stage. Get exclusive access to unseen parts of the building on a tour led by experienced and enthusiastic NT guides. You will discover the history of the iconic building, visit the three auditoriums and their backstage areas and see the workshops where sets and props are created.
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!