The Trip - 2020

The trip overview:
  • Travel to Orlando in the USA.
  • 20th Feb - 27th Feb 2020
  • 7 nights in a Disney Resort hotel (owned and run by Disney). 
  • Take 2 performance workshops with Disney Directors.
  • Perform for the public in Disney Springs
  • Shopping trip to the outlet mall and Walmart (with a private bus)
  • Spend down-time in all four parks (with a 5 day 'hopper' ticket)! (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios).

 

Travel to the USA will start during half term in Feb 2020 (20th) return to the UK a week later on 27th Feb. If you are at school - you may miss 4 days depending on your holiday dates. 

Perform for the public at Disney World in Florida, and take class with Disney show directors! 

You absolutely do NOT need to attend Artemis to apply or participate - the cast is usually a blend of 50% Artemis students and 50% new people.  

Sample itinerary (the real one is confirmed 6 weeks before)

Meet at Gatwick airport at 7.30am where we set off from Gatwick for Disney World!! 

Fly to Orlando.

Check in at Pop Century. 

Have a look about the hotel, supper and then bed!

Day One

8am - Breakfast 

9am - Walk through rehearsal.

10 am - Meet for coach

10.30am - Magic Kingdom (park) Group photos before letting loose to enjoy the park. 

10pm Back at hotel - bed.

Day Two

8am - Meet for Breakfast

9am - Walk through rehearsal

10am - Private bus arrives. 

10.15- 3.15 - Shopping in the Outlets and Walmart. 

4.15 - Hollywood Studios (park)

10pm - Hotel and Bed

Day Three

8am - Meet for Breakfast

9am - Dress/make up

10.15am - Private bus arrives. 

11.15-12.15 Backstage Rehearsal 

12.15 - Bus to venue

12.45 - Performance

1.15 - bus returns to hotel. Get changed/lunch.

2.15 - Animal Kingdom (park)

10pm - Hotel and Bed

Day Four

8am - Meet for Breakfast

9am - Bus to workshop theatre

10am - 1pm - Workshop 1

1-2pm - Lunch

2-5pm Workshop 2 

5.30 - close - Epcot (park)

10pm - Hotel and Bed

Day Five

8am - Meet for Breakfast

9am - Park of choice with tutor or chaperones.

11pm - Hotel and Bed

Day Six

8am - Meet for Breakfast

9am - Park of choice with tutor or chaperones.

11pm - Hotel and Bed

Day Seven

8am - Meet for Breakfast

9am - Check luggage in reception

10am - 1pm - Disney Springs.

1.30pm - Coach to airport

5.45pm - fly home

Arrive back in the UK early the following morning (approx 7.30am)

Day Eight

We will compile all the official Disney photos, and any you share with the group in a shared online file. You will have full access to all these photos (usually around 2000) and we will make a souvenir video of the trip. The performance will have been live streamed - and you can watch back as many times as you like! 

After the trip