Day 1 :
Welcome to the Big Apple!
- Arrive in New York:
Arrive in New York City and check into your Manhattan hotel.
- First Rehearsal:
Directors will participate in a brief orientation session while students attend their first group rehearsal.
- Attend a Broadway Show:
We can help you select the best dinner option for your group, but don't linger too long - tonight you're going to a Broadway show!
Day 2 :
Rehearsals and explore the city
Students will spend most of the day in rehearsal, bonding with their peers from across the nation and learning from a world-class conductor.
- Sightseeing during Off-time:
Spend the evening sightseeing! Your package includes admission to your choice of one of the following: the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, the Empire State Building, or Top of the Rock!
Day 3 :
Perform at Carnegie Hall
- Group Rehearsals:
You have the morning to get in any last-minute sightseeing activities you haven't done (China Town, the Highline, the Financial District) before a rigorous afternoon rehearsal, including a sound check at Carnegie Hall.
- Performance at Carnegie Hall:
Tonight is the night: take your seat in the Isaac Stern Auditorium and watch the product of the week's hard work as your students perform at Carnegie Hall!
Day 4 :
Goodbye, New York!
- Depart Home:
After a good night's rest, the choice is yours: depart at your leisure, or consider spending an extra day in The Big Apple! Your festival Program Coordinator can help you arrange the perfect activities for your group to celebrate their performance at Carnegie Hall!