Coed, independent, PK3-12th grade school in St. Petersburg, Florida.
PRO THEATRE PREP ABROAD, Info Meeting Sept 26
by Cheryl Lee, Performing Arts Chair
Join fellow Shorecrest travelers who share a deep love for Theatre. Immerse yourself in the British cultural environment of London and Stratford-upon-Avon.
This journey was planned so everyone can explore the historic and engaging city of London and West End Theatre. The thoughtful itinerary features educational activities and training geared towards the students, while family members learn about British foods, customs and culture on fun-filled visits to iconic sites. Capacity is limited to 12 Upper School students. Additional Family members are welcome – age 13 and older.
Want to learn more? Please attend an information meeting on Thursday, September 26 at 7pm in the Janet Root Theatre at Shorecrest.
Proposed Itinerary June 22 – July 1, 2020 (10 days)
Explore the Performing Arts through the London lens:
Visit Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Attend West End Performing Arts Performances
Students Train in Acting, Singing, Movement & Stage Combat with West End Performers and Take class at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Everyone participates in Visual and Performing Arts Cultural Activities
$5,200 per person includes:
4 Star Hotel Accommodations, double occupancy
All Breakfasts, and most Lunches & Dinners
Transportation by Tube and Bus within London
Resident Directors: Bill Leavengood '78 & Cheryl Lee
Optional Immersive Academic Course of Study
Students may have the opportunity to receive academic credit while studying Shakespearean texts and plays with Shorecrest faculty, then work side by side with British experts of the period in the development of this genre. The course includes in-depth discussion of two of Shakespeare’s works, and combines classwork with learning excursions which bring the subject to life. There will be readings, discussions and performances. Visit the iconic Globe Theatre and train with Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts faculty.
$200 refundable deposit per person due October 10.