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London

Drama School Trips to London

Overview

Price from
£85
Based on 1 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Feel the buzz of Britain’s capital – we invite you to choose from a wide variety of wonderful workshops, led by our top-class tutors. Choose from a number of different specialisations and have the opportunity to take part in West-End and show-specific workshops.

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. Right on your doorstep, unveil a city of rich cultural heritage highly reputed for music and theatre, not to mention its prominent and inspiring art scene. Your London experience is guaranteed to be action-packed!

Drama in London

Our experienced and professional theatre practitioners will deliver 90 minute training sessions in dedicated studios, generating positive learning outcomes through challenging the performer's process, enhancing and encouraging creativity, competence, critical understanding and evaluation.

Tailored drama sessions and specialist workshops are designed to meet each group’s individual needs. Teachers can specify desired aims and objectives by liaising with our Performing Arts Consultant prior to departure.

Adaptable to each group’s needs, specialisations are available in many styles of theatre, including:

  • Site specific theatre
  • Devising and ensemble theatre
  • Physical theatre and devising
  • Street theatre and outdoor performance
  • Circus skills
  • Text-based theatre

Sample Itinerary

Price from
£85
Based on 1 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Our friendly team can offer expert advice to help you plan a bespoke itinerary tailored to your learning objectives - The price featured is based on the itinerary shown below.
Read more about our prices.

We recommend the itinerary below for your drama group.

Day One...
AM
  • Travel School – London
PM
  • Drama workshop (at supplement)
  • West End Show (at supplement)
Day Two...
AM
  • Drama workshop (at supplement)
PM
  • Backstage theatre tour (at supplement)
  • Travel London - school

Accommodation

Price from
£85
Based on 1 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff
London Accommodation - Royal National Hotel

Royal National Hotel

  • Fantastic central location
  • Great value hotel standard 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.

London Accommodation - Generator Hostel

Generator Hostel

  • 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.

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

Price from
£85
Based on 1 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Subject Specific Excursions

Shakespeare’s Globe

Shakespeare’s Globe

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

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.

West-End Show

West-End Show

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.

Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch anyway as we may still arrange it for you!

Learning Outcomes

Price from
£85
Based on 1 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Recognising the varied and valuable role that drama plays in the lives of young people, we encourage students to become responsible, reflective and successful performers.

In-line with National Curriculum Key Concepts and Processes, our programmes encourage performers to:

  • Explore the range and application of body movement and awareness
  • Apply vocal and breath control skills, and develop voice projection
  • Further develop capabilities in prop use
  • Use improvisation and characterisation in their performance
  • Develop the use of text and script
  • Interact with other performers on stage and backstage
  • Evaluate their own and others' work

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Price from
£85
Based on 1 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

School Trips to
London

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We know planning a trip can be a daunting prospect but we are here to help you every step on the way, which is why our quotes are tailor-made to your needs and non-obligational.
To speak with one of our friendly travel advisors please call 01273 648 248.

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