Study Street Performance Art Abroad

 

Eiffel Tower, Paris France
 
 
 


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

 

Broadly spread your lesson plan across four of the world’s most enlightening cities. Set foot where Diocletian and Louis XIV stood as they changed history. Hear the silence that transcends the ages in St. Peter’s Basilica. Find big-time art in the Louvre, and small-time charm in Assisi. Explore these four iconic cities and personally connect their histories and cultures to your own, gaining worldly perspectives to draw on for the rest of your life.

Piccadilly Circus

Piccadilly Circus is a road junction and public space of London's West End in the City of Westminster. It was built in 1819 to connect Regent Street with Piccadilly. In this context, a circus, from the Latin word meaning "circle", is a round open space at a street junction.

the Louvre

The Louvre, or the Louvre Museum, is the world's largest art museum and a historic monument in Paris, France. A central landmark of the city, it is located on the Right Bank of the Seine in the city's 1st arrondissement. 

Sistine Chapel

The Sistine Chapel is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope, in Vatican City. Originally known as the Cappella Magna, the chapel takes its name from Pope Sixtus IV, who restored it between 1473 and 1481. 

Big Ben

Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the striking clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London and is usually extended to refer to both the clock and the clock tower. 

Colosseum

The Colosseum or Coliseum, also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy. Built of travertine limestone, tuff, and brick-faced concrete, it was the largest amphitheatre ever built at the time and held 50,000 to 80,000 spectators.

COURSE OFFERINGS

 

Program Costs

$3,940 (includes travel, hotels, and select meals).

IMPORTANT DATES

Travel Dates:  May 7, 2022 - May 30, 2022

PROGRAM ITINERARY

 

ACTIVITY LEVEL

Strenuous- Activities may include full-day hikes (sometimes at high altitude and on steep terrain that may or may not be exposed) or full-day kayaking excursions or other physical activities.

FACULTY LEADERS

Frances RobersonAssistant Professor Of Theatre And Film/Technical Director Of Theatre

froberson@atu.edu