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Beyond The Stage Door Field Trips

Raleigh Little Theatre offers field trips for grades K-12!

Field trips run 10am-12:15pm on the date you book and include a workshop and a tour experience for a maximum of 50 students per day. The two hour field trip includes a drama workshop and a backstage tour for students.

Workshops

Field trips consist of a backstage tour and a workshop experience. When booking your field trip, you can choose from the following workshop topics:

If you have a particular workshop topic in mind that you don’t see listed here, let us know, and we will do our best to create a unique, engaging experience for your students.

Backstage Tour

In this one-hour backstage tour, students get a rare look at the world the audience doesn’t see including the costume shop, dressing rooms, backstage and the scene shop. Students get an actor’s view of both stages, and learn about the various theatre jobs and skills required to produce a play.

NC Essential Standards: Theatre Arts AE.1.1, AE.1.2, CU.2.1, CU.2.2

Lunch

Between the workshop and the theatre, there is a brief break for restroom use. Your group is welcome to have lunch outdoors in the Amphitheater or Rose Garden after the workshop and tour experiences conclude. Each group will need to supply their own lunches. No food or drink is available to purchase on site.

Cost

The total cost of the two-hour field trip is based on the number of students:

Note: Wake County Public Schools can apply for transportation funding for a field trip to RLT through the United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County. See their Wheels on the Bus grant page for details.

Chaperones/Accompanying Adults

Groups attending an RLT field trip should have a minimum of 2 adults with them. We ask that you not exceed 8 adults per day unless cleared in advance of your visit with the education staff.

Accessibility and Accommodations

Raleigh Little Theatre is a historic property that may present challenges or obstacles for individuals with mobility issues. Please note any mobility needs on your booking interest form submission so we can start the conversation around supporting those needs during your visit. If you or any of your students would benefit from a pre visit guide about what to expect on the field trip, please email education@nullraleighlittletheatre.org to request a PDF of our pre visit materials.

Bookings

Booking for the 2022-2023 school year are now open!

Please click here to complete the field trip booking interest form to start the reservation process.

For the 2022-2023 school year, RLT will only be taking bookings during the following dates:

Questions? Please contact:

education@nullraleighlittletheatre.org