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Platja d'Aro

Drama School Trips to Platja d’Aro

Overview

Price from
£455
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Offering outstanding beauty and rich local culture, Platja d'Aro is an excellent destination to inspire your students. With an exciting selection of professional drama workshops available, we provide another irresistible reason to travel to the Costa Brava. Well-located for exciting excursions to Barcelona’s cultural gems such as the Palau de la Musica Catalana and La Rambla, or the well renowned Dalí Theatre-Museum located in Figueres. There may also be the opportunity to watch a live Flamenco performance.

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. Physical theatre and devising to circus skills and mime - we cater for all with our vast variety of styles. 

Drama in Platja d'Aro

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
  • Text-based Theatre

Sample Itinerary

Price from
£455
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 drama group.

Day One...
AM
  • Coach pick up from school and travel to Dover
PM
  • Ferry crossing & overnight travel
Day Two...
AM
  • Coach Travel
PM
  • Arrive in resort and check-in
  • Evening at leisure
Day Three...
AM
  • Workshops 1 & 2
PM
  • Girona Visit
  • Pizza Evening (at supplement)
Day Four...
AM
  • Full day excursion to Barcelona
PM
  • Karaoke (at supplement)
Day Five...
AM
  • Workshops 3 & 4
PM
  • Workshop 5
  • Disco (at supplement)
Day Six...
AM
  • Check-out
PM
  • Depart Resort
  • Overnight travel
Day Seven...
AM
  • Ferry crossing
PM
  • Arrive at school

During their stay, your students can expect:

  • 5 x 90 minute sessions
  • 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
£455
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff
Aparthotel Sant Jordi

Aparthotel Sant Jordi

  • Close to the city centre and beach
  • Comfortable, serviced apartments

The Aparthotel Sant Jordi has great facilities and modern amenities - perfect for groups.

Location: The Aparthotel Sant Jordi is within walking distance from the beautiful cove La Cala de la Bella Dona. It has a great location near the Platja d’Aro beach and city centre.

Facilities: Facilities include a bar-cafeteria, restaurant, terrace, supermarket, 24-hour reception, games room, outdoor and children’s swimming pools.

Accommodation: The rooms can accommodate up to 4-6 people and are all en-suite.

Aromar

Aromar

  • Easy access to central Platja D’Aro
  • Outdoor pool

Modern hotel next to the beach.

Capacity: 158 rooms

Location: 2 hours north from Barcelona, this hotel is a ten minute walk from central Platja d'Aro

Facilities: Facilities include a swimming pool, restaurant, and bar/lounge

Accommodation: All rooms have en-suite facilities and can accommodate 3-4 students

Meals: Buffet style meals

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

Price from
£455
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

Subject Specific Excursions

Sagrada Famila

Sagrada Família

The Sagrada Família, Antoní Gaudí's unfinished masterpiece, is one of Barcelona's most popular tourist attractions and important landmarks. You can visit the crypt were Gaudí is buried as well as the transept and central nave with its giant, tree-like pillars and spectacular vaulting. An elevator and a long walk will lead you to the top of a tower with magnificent views over Barcelona.

Montjuic

Montjuic

Several thousand years ago, Iberic Celts settled on the Montjuïc, a 213 meter high hill southeast of Barcelona's current city centre. It features a large number of attractions including the Spanish Village, the Magic Fountain and MNAC, one of the city's most important museums.


Parc Guell

Parc Guell

Located in the city of Barcelona, the Park Guell is one of the most beautiful gardens in the world. Its creator Antoní Gaudí added his modernist works and influence to create a spectacular attraction, which inspires all who visit.

Girona

Girona

A beautiful medieval city, it was once the capital of Catalunya before making way for Barcelona. Highlights include the Jewish Quarter, the Cathedral and the twice-weekly market with typical Spanish produce.

Figueres - Museu Dalí

Figueres - Museu Dalí

Described as "the world's largest Surrealist object", the museum showcases all the various aspects of Dalí's art. It includes some of the painter's greatest masterpieces as well as pieces which range from his first artistic creations through to his last works. 

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
£455
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
£455
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff

School Trips to   
Platja d'Aro

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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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