New York City/Broadway
Summary: Students will experience the power of theater to broaden perspectives and enrich the soul. Students will see two Broadway musicals and will enhance their own skills as they are taught by Broadway actors in two theater workshop sessions. Tour guide Amy Oelrich will share insights from her decades of theater experience throughout the trip. NYC sightseeing as well.
Dates: March 5–8, 2024
This is during Experiential Learning Week (ELW) and has been approved as an ELW option by American Heritage School administration.
Tour Guide: Amy Oelrich, AHS Drama Director
Summary: Students will be deeply moved by the history, sights, and sounds of France and England with a focus on Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables, the life and works of Tolkien and C.S. Lewis, and the events and people of World War II. Tour guides Stu Back and Jake Earnest will provide powerful insights throughout the excursion.
Dates: Approx. March 29 to April 7, 2024 (AHS Spring Break)
Tour Guides: Stu Back (AHS History Teacher) and Jake Earnest (AHS English Teacher)