Theatre, Drama and Performing Arts School Trips


Building on your students’ creativity and confidence, performing arts school trips provide a fantastic platform for students to develop their skills. Whether it’s seeing the best of the best perform at London’s world-renowned West End or getting stuck into one of the many performance workshops, school trips for theatre, drama and performing arts allow students to practise their skills in stimulating and challenging environments

We offer the following exciting theatre, drama and performing arts school trips:

Get inspired at London’s West End

Home to some of the most iconic performing arts venues in the world, a school trip to the West End can provide your pupils with extensive learning opportunities. Not only are there multiple fantastic productions to see, but pupils can also get involved in a wide variety of workshops covering a range of specialisms. Popular choices include Theatre Improv, Stage Combat and West End 101, however we can also create a bespoke workshop for your students.

The West End also provides numerous opportunities for dance school trips, with available workshops including Dance Masterclass and West End Choreography – which is exclusive to WST. Students can take part in this immersive workshop which tackles the art of composition and various choreographic techniques.

There are also a number of other fantastic workshops available in London, including the Karen Hardy Studios: Strictly Themed Experience, and City Academy workshops for drama and performance. The City Academy workshops cover a number of fields, from fashion or stage make-up to lighting for theatre.

Bring Shakespeare’s plays to life

With London home to the world-famous Globe Theatre, students can witness Shakespeare’s plays is a similar setting to how they would have been viewed when they were first performed over 400 years ago.

Drama school trips here allow students to see a number of the Bard’s most famous works brought to life, as well as try their hand at performing for themselves. Lively Action Workshops let students express their creativity and put their own talents into practice.

Experience the bright lights of Broadway

Performing arts school trips to New York are an unforgettable experience for drama and dance students. With Broadway home to some of the best stage productions in the world, pupils can grasp a better understanding of the work that goes into a Broadway show.

Students can also delve into the world of TV and film, with TV and Movie Set Tours taking students to a number of well-known filming locations, from TV favourites such as Friends and Glee, to film sets including Elf and The Devil Wears Prada.

Why choose WST for your theatre, drama and performing arts school trip? 

  • You’ll be put in contact with one of our theatre, drama and performing arts specialists who understand your learning objectives
  • We’ll keep you abreast of new and up and coming shows
  • We have access to excellent group rates for theatre tickets, in the best available seats
  • We can arrange theatre workshops that take place in West End theatres
  • We provide dance workshops with the very best professionals in modern studio settings
  • We are proud to be the only school tour operator with a Government Standard Customer Service Excellence award
  • Not only do we tailor make each of our school tours, but you can rely on our exceptional customer service throughout the planning

Book your school trip today

Our in-house subject specialists will work with you to design a school tour tailored to your students’ learning objectives, whether that’s arranging bespoke workshops or helping you pick the right study visits for your students. Get in touch with our travel team today to find out more about all the drama and performing arts school trips we offer. 

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