New York English & Drama

Prices from: £849 (Based on 5 Days, 3 Nights in low-season)

A school trip to the amazing and inspiring city of New York is a once in a life time opportunity and a must for many students.  In addition, it is the perfect destination for English and Performing arts groups for so many reasons.  What student wouldn't be inspired by Broadway, Times Square and the Rockefeller?

New York is the home of theatre and has 40 venues located on and off Broadway. Watch, feel and live the performances of the world’s most famous Broadway shows such as; Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, The Lion King and many more.

Your students will be able to join in with the Broadway life as there are many workshops available in dancing, singing and acting! The City is also known for being a major filming location; your students will be able to visit the movie sets of their favourite shows and films, be given tours from local guides.  This is the number one experience which will stay with your students for a life time.

Add to this a performing arts workshop, some magical city sights from Central Park to the Statue of Liberty and this will be a school trip that will inspire students for years to come.

All Adaptable Travel school trips are bespoke, and we have an expert team waiting to help you create the perfect, jam-packed itinerary for oyur group.

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Paul

London GB
This is now the third time we have used Adaptable Travel for our annual exchange to New York and we continue to be highly impressed with their support, advice, knowledge and expertise. This year the uptake for the trip was low but the staff at Adaptable went out of their way to explore ways in which costs could be cut in order to make the visit viable. The fact that it happened is a tribute to their efforts. Everyone involved at Francis Holland Regent's Park was extremely appreciative and grateful for the personal touch provided and we look forward to working with them again next year. Thank you!
Confirmed traveller: 11 February 2020
Published on: 01 June 2020
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Kirsty

GB GB
We loved the trip and had a great time in NYC. We did however find the hotel staff to be unhelpful when checking in we were waiting for 20/25 minutes for them to sort rooms out breakfast vouchers were not sorted for arrival so were posted under our doors. Breakfast was a let down for us the range was very small and not what we expected. For our next trip we would like to look at the breakfast range first and ensure we are happy with what is on offer so we don't end up eating breakfast out and we would like next years trip to be longer to fit everything in.
Confirmed traveller: 11 March 2019
Published on: 18 March 2019
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Paul

Westminster GB
All in all it was a terrific trip and a great experience for the girls. Basically it is an exchange visit which Adaptable Travel organise for us and, going forward, we would like to have more time in the school in Manhattan but this is something for us to negotiate and not the tour company. Debbie at Adaptable Travel was brilliant: thorough, well-organised, quick to respond and very helpful indeed. Thank you. We will definitely book again!
Confirmed traveller: 13 February 2019
Published on: 21 February 2019
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Destination Pack
To assist you with planning the most relevant and appropriate itinerary for your students, a Leisure & Learning destination pack complete with a full excursion list including curriculum area recommendations will be sent with every quote.

Let Adaptable Travel tailor make your perfect school trip to New York. Below is a suggested itinerary for a 6-day English and Performing Arts school trip to New York.

DAY 1

  • Fly from the UK to New York. Arrive at airport and transfer to the hotel. After checking in, you will likely have some free time to explore Manhattan.
  • Adaptable Travel can organise an array of evening meals and activities for your group.

 

DAY 2 

  • AM: After a much-needed rest, visit the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts.
  • PM: Following lunch, enjoy an inspirational Broadway workshop.
  • Then, head to the Empire State Building or the Rockefeller Center for incredible views over Manhattan and watch the night draw in.

 

DAY 3 

  • AM: Visit the New York Film Academy for a workshop to discover more about the film industry or alternatively embark on an NBC Studio tour for real-life experience of a TV studio.
  • For lunch, visit Central Park and explore this incredible green space in the centre of NYC.
  • PM: Enjoy a group evening meal, followed by the fantastic experience of seeing a Broadway Workshop with your group.

 

DAY 4

  • AM: Today take the ferry and visit the Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty, an icon of the city and a must-do photo opportunity.
  • PM: After lunch, take the Walkin' Broadway Theatre District Tour.

 

DAY 5

  • AM: Check out of your hotel and take a stage tour at Radio City.
  • PM: After lunch, you may have some free time before your return transfer to the airport.
  • Return Flight to the UK.

 

DAY 6

  • Arrive UK early morning.

 

Adaptable Travel can create a bespoke itinerary based on your group's requirements. Contact Adaptable Travel today to start organising your next school trip.

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