Participate in world class workshops in the City of Dream! With your travel, Educational Tour can coordinate workshops for your group at any of the following renowned studios:
Broadway Dance Center offers classes taught by some of the world’s most renowned teachers and choreographers. Their continued dedication to the international dance community, state-of-the-art studios, and location in the heart of the New York City Theater District make them the ultimate destination for dancers around the globe.
Steps on Broadway is more than just a dance studio. It is an internationally recognized community of artists, committed to the cultivation of individuality and talent, to the joy, the work, the focus, and the abandon of dance. Classes are offered at all levels in ballet, jazz, modern, contemporary, tap, theater dance, hip hop, ethnic, and body conditioning.
Ailey Extension offers dance and fitness classes and workshops to dancers of all levels, from absolute beginners to professionals in over 25 different techniques. Extension instructors are experts in their fields and ensure a welcoming, non-competitive environment at all times.
While you are in the Big Apple, walk around Central Park, stand at the foot of the Statue of Liberty, go to the top of the One World Observatory or the Empire State Building, visit museums, and more! Last, but not least, experience the best that Broadway has to offer by attending popular shows and musicals such as The Lion King, Wicked, Aladdin, The Phantom of the Opera, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, School of Rock, and Anastasia!
Beyond helping your dancers perfect their technique, performance travel offers countless benefits for your students. Travel helps expand young people’s minds by introducing them to new cultures, lifestyles, and infrastructures. Many dance studios choose to travel with the entire family in tow – exploring a new destination with your entire studio provides for an amazing bonding experience. Further, dance tours are a great way to motivate dancers to work their hardest throughout the year.
Check in at the Airport and depart for your flight to New York City. Upon your arrival in New York City, meet your private motor coach transportation into Manhattan. Check into your hotel in midtown Manhattan for a five night stay. You might want to say hello to the Big Apple this evening at the Empire State Building. See spectacular views of the city from the outdoor deck on the 86th Floor.
Performers, enjoy a few of the fabulous classes at one of NYC’s most famous dance centers such as the Broadway Dance Center where dancers will drop in to the class of their choice. This afternoon, you might wish to depart for a tour of New York City with your director leading the way. You will learn the secrets in navigating NYC subways while visiting some of the famous locations in NYC such as Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, and more! Enjoy a performing arts show this evening such as Phantom of the Opera (based on availability).
Performers, enjoy a few of the fabulous classes at one of NYC’s most famous dance centers such as Steps on Broadway. Enjoy a group dinner and a Broadway show this evening such as Wicked (based on availability).
Performers, enjoy a few of the fabulous classes at one of NYC’s most famous dance centers such as the Ailey Extension. This afternoon could be spent at one of NYC’s famous museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art or Madame Tussaud’s. Of course, you could shop at one of Manhattan’s malls. Enjoy a Broadway show this evening such as Lion King (based on availability).
Performers, enjoy a few of the fabulous classes at one of NYC’s most famous dance centers such as the Broadway Dance Center. This afternoon you might wish to take in a back stage tour of one of the performing arts centers in NYC. Enjoy your final night in NYC with a farewell group dinner followed by a salute to Broadway at a Broadway show or an alternative activity such as an NBA basketball game, American Ballet Theatre or the New York City Ballet (based on availability).
Check out of hotel. Store your luggage until time to return to the hotel. You could then depart for Battery Park and a ferry to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. The Statue of Liberty is America’s iconic symbol of freedom. Ellis Island is the famous immigrant gateway to America. Afterwards, load your luggage on your private motor coach and return to the airport for your flight from NYC.