Los Angeles is the centre of the entertainment industry, and a glittery mecca for anyone captivated by film and performance. This 10-day tour offers a fascinating glimpse of the magic and mystery of Hollywood, with a behind-the-scenes walking tour, performing arts workshops in dance or acting, and a visit to Universal Studios where students will experience the special effects behind many of the blockbusters today. Students will also take part in a Disney Youth Performing Arts Education Program, and there’s also the option to visit Disneyland or the Disney California Adventure Park. There’s also time for students to experience LA culture, food and shopping.
This tour has been specifically designed for secondary school students of performing arts. Drama, dance and musical theatre students will gain inspiration, experience and improve skills in a number of focused workshops. Performing groups will get the chance to test the response of the American Audience.