GWCS Staunton Shakespeare Trip

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GWCS Staunton Shakespeare Trip


For the convenience of paying by credit card, price includes $27 Paypal processing fee.

Dates: November 9-11, 2018

Hotel: Stonewall Jackson Hotel, Staunton, VA

Plays: Richard III, As You Like It, Man of Mode, Emma

All Inclusive: Hotel, All Meals, Four Plays, One Theatre Workshop and Ice Cream every evening!

Note: There are a limited number of spaces reserved for GWCS at the hotel and the theatre.  If you want to be included on this trip, please bring a check for $900.00 (made out to GWCS) or pay $927 online.

Bonus: The first five students to sign-up will also get an American Shakespeare Center tee shirt!  In previous years the spots were all filled quickly.  You do not need to bring any other cash on the trip.  Every tax, tip, and trip to the snack cart is included!

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STAUNTON SHAKESPEARE ITINERARY (Subject to slight changes.)

Friday 11.9.2018

  • Leave school around noon

  • Arrive in Staunton before 3:00 PM

  • Check in to the Stonewall Jackson Hotel

  • Go to dinner downtown at Baja Bean & Company 

  • Go to the Blackfriars Playhouse and see Richard III (7:30)

  • Walk to Banana Split for a nightcap (Gelato)

Saturday 11.10.2018

  • Breakfast at the hotel

  • 10:00 AM tour of the Blackfriar’s theatre

  • Lunch at hotel (catered by Cranberries Restaurant)

  • 2:00 PM see As You Like It

  • Relax at the hotel for a few minutes (there is a pool)

  • 5:00 PM walk to dinner at the Depot Grill (ALT: Mill Street Grill)

  • 7:30 PM see Man of Mode

  • Walk to Split Banana (Gelato) downtown!

  • Crash at hotel


Sunday 11.11.2018

  • Breakfast in hotel

  • 9:00 AM check-out (all gear in cars)

  • 10:00 AM Stage Combat Workshop** at the ASC

  • 12:00 Noon lunch at Shenandoah Pizza

  • 2:00 PM See Emma

  • 4:30 PM Leave for school

  • 7:00 PM arrive at school

**Sunday activity subject to availability--May be changed!