Film and Stage in Hollywood – Light’s, Camera, Action

While on this California student tour, “All the world’s a stage!”  This 5-day immersion into movies and theater gives students an opportunity to expand on their dramatic skills, as well as, to enjoy the land of Hollywood from the famous Sunset Strip to Rodeo Drive and the LaBrea Tar Pits.  The theatrical performances are highlighted with discussions with professionals in the field and tours of Warner Bros. and Universal Studios. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in music, acting, and theatrical make-up workshops. Visits to the Paley Center for Media, which explores the role of television and radio in modern culture, and the world-famous art, architecture, and gardens of the Getty Museum to round out the Hollywood experience.  


Day 1

  • Arrive in Los Angeles, CA
  • TCL (formerly Grauman’s) Chinese Theater Tour
    • Sunset Strip
    • Rodeo Drive
    • Hollywood’s Walk of Fame
  • LA Live (Downtown, Staples Center)
  • Dinner
  • Visit the Griffith Observatory



Day 2

  • Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour
  • Lunch on the lot
  • NoHo tour—LA’s up and coming performing arts district
  • Dinner and theater performance in NoHo
  • Question and answer session with producers, directors and actors



Day 3

  • Professional Make-up for theater Workshop
  • Acting Workshop
  • Lunch at The Grove
  • LACMA/LaBrea Tar Pits Visit
  • Museum of Television and Radio Visit



Day 4

  • UCLA Campus visit
  • Getty Museum visit
  • Venice Beach
  • Dinner and free time in Santa Monica



Day 5

  • Universal Studios Visit
  • Return home