Worry-Free and Immersive Theatrical Experiences

Discover Broadway or The West End with our full-service, worry-free, immersive, and customizable packages! Custom tours can include flights, accommodations, dining, shows, workshops, tourist attractions, and exclusive behind-the-scenes workshops.

To explore options, contact Shorey Walker at shorey.w@thegrowingstudio.com or 212-939-6230.

“Seeing this level of theater is something incredible... it inspires me.”

“The best trip ever. I got to learn a dance number from Mean Girls from one of the dancers in it!"

“The studio did a fantastic job; letting my students find out what theater is really all about.”

“Singing for the agents was INCREDIBLE! They gave me great feedback.”

Questions? Answered!

What's included?

TGS offers full-service tours to NYC and London for middle and high schools across the nation. We offer prepackaged or customizable tours, but we book it ALL: a full-service tour. Discover what theatre is all about with access to the most influential Broadway and West End artists!

We book flights, hotels, shows, workshops, and more. All tours are customizable based on students interest, availability, and budget. We are the ticketing agents AND the workshop providers, so we nearly always beat any price and if we don't, we match any quote! We're also more cost effective than booking on your own.

The Growing Studio has access to nearly every actor and creative working on Broadway and the West End. We'd love to tailor a trip to NYC or London for your program. We can create the best possible and most cost effective experience for your students.

  • 3-Night/4-Day Customizable Packages for groups of all sizes.  
  • 3 Shows: Nearly ALL Broadway and Off-Broadway Options Available
  • Private TGS Workshops with Broadway Actors, Directors, Choreographers, Composers, and more!
  • Flights, Accommodations, and Dining
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadway Theatre Walking Tours
  • Access to Elusive Tickets and V.I.P. Industry Professionals

TGS is the largest international performing arts studio with locations in NYC, LA, London, and Amsterdam.

 

What's a sample itinerary?

Day One

10:00am

Airport Pick Up
and Drop Off at Hotel

 

Lunch

 

2:00pm

Broadway Walking Tour
with Private NYC Tour Guide

 

Dinner

 

7:00pm

Broadway Show Tickets

 

 

Day Two

10:00am

Theatre Workshop
with Broadway Director or Casting Director

 

Lunch

 

2:00pm

Theatre Workshop
with a Broadway Actor or Talent Agent

 

Dinner

 

8:00pm

Broadway Show Tickets
with Actor Meet & Greet

Day Three

10:00am

Dance Workshop
with Broadway Dancer or Broadway Choreographer

 

Lunch

 

2:00pm

NYC Destination
with Private NYC Tour Guide

 

Dinner

 

7:00pm

Off-Broadway Show Tickets

 

Day Four

10:00am

Business Seminar
with a Broadway Coach

 

Lunch

 

2:00pm

Hotel Pick Up
and Drop Off at Airport

 

How much does it cost?

We have custom pricing. All events are rooted in education—packaged and customized to reflect the school’s budget, goals, and needs of the students.

To give you a ballpark...

1 WORKSHOP: $99 per student
1 SHOWCASE: $179 per student
2 DAY CONNECTION: $495 (4 workshops, 2 showcases)
3 DAY CONNECTION: $695 (7 workshops, 2 showcases)
4 DAY CONNECTION: $795 (10 workshops, 2 showcases)

Price is per student. Dates and times are flexible. A la carte available upon request.

 

What kind of industry guests attend?

The V.I.P. industry guests participating will be a combination of Agents, Casting Directors, Directors, Choreographers, Actors, Coaches, Musical Directors, and Conductors.

Our guests represent Broadway, TV, Film, and Commercial offices, based on the interest and talent of the actors attending.

Agents

Abrams Artists Agency
bloc agency nyc
Carson Adler Agency
DGRW, Inc.
The Hybrid Agency
The Krasny Office
The Mine
Professional Artists
Stewart Talent NY
Take 3 Talent
…and many more!

 

Casting Directors

Tara Rubin Casting
Binder Casting
Wojcik / Seay Casting
Michael Cassara Casting
Herman & Lipson Casting
Judy Henderson & Associates
Playwrights Horizons
Roundabout Theatre Company
Liz Lewis Casting
Brette Goldstein Casting
…and many more!

 

What are the workshop options?

Below are our sample workshop options.


ACTING 101
An exclusive session with one of New York’s most sought-after Directors! Your group will explore the variety of approaches to stage basics, terminology and the craft of acting. Be prepared for topnotch training that will cover the foundational beginnings of acting.

 

AUDITION 101
Are your students Broadway bound? Our roster of actively working Directors will focus on audition appearance/demeanor, song selection, monologue choices, as well as acting for auditions. A rare opportunity to work with Broadway’s best!

 

ACTING FOR THE CAMERA
Do you have students who are intent on landing roles in TV and Film? Then this on-camera audition workshop is not to be missed! Your group will work with a highly qualified Casting Director who will provide the perfect scene for the age and skill level of your group using materials from their recent projects. Students will work in an interactive group format, both receiving individual coaching and through observing the feedback provided to their peers.

 

30 SECOND SPOTLIGHT
Commercials are often the bread and butter of an actor’s career. This workshop will give actors exposure to an accomplished Casting Director who has cast hundreds of regional and national commercials. Throughout this workshop students will cover various techniques including the art of Improv, which has become essential in today’s market.

 

DANCE WORKSHOP
Gain invaluable experience and make unforgettable memories in this workshop where students learn the staging from a current or recent Broadway musical. Students should plan to wear comfortable clothes to move in.

 

MEET THE STARS
This session will afford students the unique opportunity of speaking directly with actors and/or musical theatre performers who have worked on Broadway, TV and Film. The forum will begin with introductions, followed by an enlightening Q & A session and/or an ‘on your feet’ audition workshop.

 

ARE YOU READY FOR SHOW BIZ?
You may be an exceptional actor, but are you ready for the business side of show biz? This engaging and informative seminar will review the eight essential marketing tools to have in place for an acting career. The seminar is an introduction to auditions in NYC, Casting offices, Talent Agencies and all the basic steps on how to pursue a career in acting.

 

ACTOR UNION OUTREACH
Beyond the stage and behind the scenes, are the hardworking union members. The Equity Outreach program presented by an Actors’ Equity Association member is an opportunity to help students learn more about unions and the meaning of an Equity membership.

 

Interested in TGS Tours?

Contact Shorey Walker at shorey.w@thegrowingstudio.com or 212-939-6230.