London Shakespeare Performing Arts

Tour Information

To support the study of Shakespeare on the National Curriculum, Studytrips, in collaboration with our partners, Shakespeare’s Globe, the RSC and Shakespeare’s Birthplace is pleased to offer custom-designed drama workshops, bringing Shakespeare’s work to life. Our fun and educational workshops allow your students new insight into the essence of his work, at the same time as developing their creative vision and encouraging original thought.

StudyTrips will tailor the programme around you. Whether you want an intensive course to prep students for exams or to improve confidence and communication skills. The choice is yours!

Itinerary

Day Itinerary
1Depart campus. Shakespeare's London walking tour in the afternoon. Check into accommodation
2Shakespeare Globe tour followed by Shakespeare acting workshop. West End Show
3London museums. Return to campus

What's Included

  • Coach hire throughout, subject to E.U driving regulations
  • Hostel accommodation inc. 1 evening meal
  • Shakespeare acting workshop
  • Globe theatre tour
  • Shakespeare themed walking tour
  • Group tickets to a West End Show and Planet Hollywood meal
  • Group travel insurance

Accommodation

Our accommodations are hand-picked, with safety, comfort and service in mind. We’ll provide accommodation solutions to meet your budget and location preference.

We undertake health and safety checks on our accommodations, so you can book your tour with confidence and help meet you own due diligence.

VIA HOSTELS

Modern safe comfortable hostels located in the funky area of Limehouse, ideal for universities, and Lewisham.

 

The Lewisham hostel is located close to the station and is in a beautiful historic building on safe grounds.

IBIS

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We are pleased to partner with the IBIS hotels brand. Throughout the world, IBIS hotels provide the same standard of modern, comfortable and safe accommodation at great value. With over 1000 hotels to choose from you can rest assured that you’ll receive the same standard of service worldwide.

For our groups who need to travel for less IBIS Budget hotels offer a simple, no-frills solution.

Remember to Visit

Subject Related Visits + -

  • In partnership with the Globe, our Lively Action workshops, lectures and theatre tours encapsulate the spirit at the core of the Theatre’s vision – that plays should be explored practically rather than read passively as texts.

  • Based on a play of your choice, this theatre tour and 90 minute session explores the theatre space and its influence on playing style and language. This workshop can be used to support work in Theatre Studies and English Literature, focusing on:

    • The relationship between text and performance
    • How theatre is affected by cultural and social influences
    • How language and form shape meaning
  • In this 90 minute session students approach Shakespeare’s plays through the context of the Globe playhouse. Through practical exploration, students are encouraged to develop an understanding of Shakespeare’s characters and stories, and to engage with the text as a script for performance. Includes a guided tour of the theatre

General Visits + -

  • You’ve seen the news, watched the hilarious W1A, now go behind the scenes of the BBC’s brand new state-of-the-art multimedia broadcasting centre. Watch out for the dalek!

  • Discover the art of film-making on this mind-blowing tour! Wander through Diagon Alley and Hogwarts plus see how the amazing special effects created the mystical world of Hogwarts and Harry Potter’s world! The Sorting hat says……!