Shakespeare’s London Media and Performing Arts

2 days/1 nights

From only £99pp


2 days/1 nights From only £99pp

Whether it is the comedy of Twelfth Night or the tragedy of Macbeth, this tour is designed to underpin students’ understanding of the “page to performance” nature of Shakespeare’s plays. During the guided tour of Shakespeare’s Globe students will learn of the techniques and staging required to bring the characters to life and in the educator led workshops, students can put into practice the skills required. This tailor made package can be adapted to suit the key stage of your group and the texts they study.

What's included in the trip?

  • Use of the coach during the tour
  • Return ferry crossing via Dover / Calais
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Depart from school and arrive in London. Guided Tour of Shakespeare’s Globe and Exhibition. Evening meal at Planet Hollywood Twelfth Night Performance

  • Day 2

    Bespoke Shakespeare Drama Workshop. Museum of London. Depart for School


Enhance your trip

  • The original site of this theatre is currently under excavation but is still hosting performance by Shakespeare and Marlow, where there first productions would have been.
  • Choose from a variety of workshops based on performance technique such as stage combat, or specific show themes and characters.
  • We can arrange Backstage Theatre tours of many of the well known theatres in London, such as the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, the National Theatre or the iconic Royal Opera House.
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