School Performing Arts Trip to Los Angeles
As the ‘Creative Capital of the World’ and the epicentre for American TV and film production, Los Angeles is somewhat of a Mecca for those involved in the performing arts, making it the ideal destination for a school performing arts tour. This glamorous city offers innumerable opportunities for inspirational activities, whether it’s being part of a live studio audience or taking a tour of one of the many famous studios, such as those of Universal, Sony and Warner Bros. LA also has an incredible number of museums and art galleries, as well as some of the best shopping and dining in the world.
|Day 1||Flight to Los Angeles||Arrive in LA and transfer to hotel||Free to explore|
|Day 2||Spend the day at the Universal Studios Park||Free to explore|
|Day 3||Explore the city at your leisure - visit Hollywood Blvd., Mann's Chinese Theater and the Hollywood Walk of Fame||Optional meal at the Hard Rock Cafe|
|Day 4||Free time in the morning for shopping or a visit to the beach||Transfer to the airport and check in||Overnight flight to the UK|
|Day 5||Arrival back into the UK|
This price includes:
- 3 nights' bed & breakfast accommodation
- All flights inclusive of tax
- Airport transfer Los Angeles
- Free staff place ratio 1:10
- Detailed information pack
- Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
- Itinerary planning service
Grauman's Chinese Theatre is the most famous and sought-after theatre for film premieres in the world. Since its gala opening in May 1927, millions of movie patrons and visitors to Hollywood have been drawn here as well as fans, flocking to see the celebrities arrive and walk the red carpet. Rich in movie tradition, with its cement handprints and footprints in the forecourt the Chine...
You’re the star at Universal Studios, the number one movie and TV based theme park in the world. At this real film and television studio you’ll go behind the scenes, beyond the screen and right into the action of your favourite movies. Whether you’re a fan of high-powered excitement, side-splitting comedy or heart-warming children’s tales, nobody puts you in the picture lik...
The Paley Centre for Media, located in Beverly Hills, is committed to the idea that many of the television programmes viewers have enjoyed over the years are works of art that need to be preserved for posterity's sake. Instead of being a typical museum filled with artifacts, this museum is mainly filled with screening rooms, including two full sized theatres. There are more than 120,000 t...
Being part of a "live studio audience" has been possible in Hollywood since the '30s and '40s, when legendary stars like Bob Hope and Jack Benny invited guests to participate in their live radio shows. Today, you can join the fun at the filming of a top network TV show. Studio audience tickets are often free and offer you an opportunity to see what happens behind the scenes ...
The tour begins at the VIP Centre with a special introductory film to the world of Warner Bros. Groups will then load on to electric carts and will be taken on a tour through the back lot streets, sound stages, sets and craft shops. The tour will conclude in the Warner Brothers Museum where you can look around the exhibits at your leisure.
Take the Sony Pictures Studios Tour and step back into a legendary time. Located on one of the world's most famous studio lots, the walking tour gives you a rare glimpse of old Hollywood's glory days and an insider's view of a state-of-the-art motion picture studio.
The NoHo Arts District in North Hollywood is "Where the Arts are Made." This one-square mile community, located just one mile north of Universal Studios, is filled with an eclectic array of entertainment options for the artist, arts lover and the art curious. The area houses 22 theatres, plus a large selection or dance schools and art galleries.
Why not take your group to one of the many theatre performances on offer in the Los Angeles area. There are many Broadway favourites showing in LA theatres from Wicked to Mamma Mia! Ask for us details of the various shows that may be available when you intend to travel.
Hostelling International Santa Monica
This hostel offers affordable dormitory accommodation, including some private/family rooms, and dorms with en-suite bathroom facilities.
With accommodation for up to 260 guests in this purpose-built hostel, the building itself is a must-see acrhitectural marvel that boasts many amenities.