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Paris

Drama School Trips to Paris

Overview

Price from
£399
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Just a few hours from the UK and famous for its influential arts scene, Paris holds fantastic opportunities for Performing Arts students who want to broaden their horizons and explore a whole range of different styles of drama. Go behind-the-scenes of the Paris Opera with a guided tour and visit a number of iconic landmarks. Your students will return with a broader outlook on Parisian culture and a deeper understanding of Europe’s Performing Arts heritage.

Our Performing Arts team will work with you to create a bespoke workshop programme which will inspire and challenge your students, working towards an in-depth understanding of their chosen specialisation. From physical theatre and devising to circus skills and mime - we cater for all with our vast variety of styles. 

Drama in Paris

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
£399
Based on 4 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 dance group.

Day One...
AM
  • Travel School–Paris via coach & ferry or Eurostar
PM
  • Arrive and check-in. If included in your tour price, your Representative will meet you to review your itinerary and assist with any queries.
Day Two...
AM
  • Workshops 1 & 2 - Bespoke Dance or Drama workshops for your chosen specialisation delivered by an expert practitioner. Each workshop is 90 minutes.
PM
  • Workshop 3 – Continued study in your chosen theme.
  • Paris Opera House guided tour
  • Bateaux Parisians (at supplement)
Day Three...
AM
  • Workshops 4 & 5 – Final specialist workshops and presentation to conclude your programme.
PM
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Hard Rock Cafe Meal

(both at a supplement)

Day Four...
AM
  • Check-out & depart resort
PM
  • Travel Paris-School via coach & ferry or Eurostar

During their stay, dance students can expect:

  • 5 x 90 minute sessions led by an experienced Equity tutor
  • A choice of specialisations*, tailored to each individual group

*Specialisations ideally require all five sessions to allow a full development of the theme.

Accommodation

Price from
£399
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff
FUAJ Yves Robert

FUAJ Yves Robert

  • Great Central Location
  • Allocations on key dates

This brand new, sustainable hostel opened its doors in May 2013 and is perfect for school groups.

Location: Located right in the centre of Paris, 2 minutes’ walk from the Gare du Nord and 5 minutes’ walk from the nearest metro station giving easy access to the main Paris attractions.

Facilities: There are great communal areas as well as a bar for teachers and a really nice garden at the back.

Accommodation: The very spacious rooms accommodate between 1 to 6 people. They all have ensuite showers and toilets are in the corridors.

Meals: Self-service restaurant on site.

FIAP Jean Monnet

FIAP Jean Monnet

  • Central location
  • Well Equipped

With over 40 years of experience in accommodating school groups, the FIAP Jean Monnet is the best you can offer your groups.

Location: Located right in the centre of Paris, in the 14th arrondissement. It is only a 10 minute walk from the nearest Metro Station (Glaciere) on the direct line to the Eiffel Tower (15 min) or the Montparnasse tower (10 minutes).

Facilities: There are great communal areas that can be booked for your groups.

Accommodation: The rooms accommodate between 1 to 7 people and are all en-suite and spacious.

Meals: Self service restaurant on site.

CDFAS Centre

CDFAS Centre (Recommended for Sports Tours)

  • Seven hectares of sports grounds
  • State of the art sports facilities

Onsite facilities including full-board accommodation, seven hectares of sports grounds, multi-media classrooms and wifi access in all rooms – this state-of-the-art centre will cater to all your group needs!

Location: 20 minutes north of central Paris

Facilities: Sports enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice at this state-of-the-art centre, which includes a 200m indoor running track, full gymnastics complex, climbing wall, multi-purpose sports hall, grass pitches and an on-site medical centre. With multi-media classrooms and Wifi access in all rooms, first-class facilities also extend off the pitch.

Accommodation: On-site.

Meals: On-site.

Hotel Sibour

Hotel Sibour

  • Central location
  • Close to main tourist attractions

Great for student groups who want a comfortable, centrally located hotel.

Location: The Hotel Sibour is located in the city centre of Paris near Le Republique, 100m from the Gare de l’Est railway station.

Facilities: On site breakfast room.

Accommodation: The hotel provides comfortable rooms with en-suite facilities.

Meals: Breakfast.

Misterbed Torcy

Misterbed Torcy

  • Modern hotel
  • Close to shops and supermarkets

This hotel is ideal for groups who want to enjoy a more modern hotel and not be in the centre of the capital.

Location: Only 10 minutes from Disney and 30 minutes by coach from the centre of Paris

Facilities: Modern amenities on site.

Accommodation: The rooms are comfortable and all equipped with en-suite facilities.

Meals: Breakfast on site, and evening meals are taken at a restaurant just behind the hotel.

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

Price from
£399
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Subject Specific Excursions

Tour of Paris Opera

Tour of Paris Opera

The Paris Opera is the primary opera company of France. It was founded in 1669 by Louis XIV. Visit this magnificent building and be inspired by its glory and operatic heritage.

Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

Visit the most popular monument in the world! Built in 1889 and named after designer Gustave Eiffel, this engineering masterpiece has three levels, all offering incredible views over the ‘City of Lights’.

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
£399
Based on 4 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:

  • Practice and develop core skills, including – movement, body awareness, blocking and choreography
  • 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
£399
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

School Trips to
Paris

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