We recently sat down with three of our Performance & Events travel experts to find out why music, theatre and dance groups should take their show on the road. Between them, Bryan, David and Shilo have over 40 years of experience in the performance and student travel industries, and they're ready to share their top benefits of performance travel.
From Chicago to Nashville to New York, the U.S. showcases its diverse musical traditions in iconic cities and venues where your band, choir, orchestra, or theatre group can connect with the very best of the professional music world. Click below to download our latest infographic and learn more about each destination.
Voices on Broadway brings dance, theatre and choir groups right into the world of Broadway! Dancers will participate in clinics with Broadway choreographers, perform on a Broadway stage for nationally-renowned adjudicators and sing alongside a Broadway cast for a live audience. This unforgettable event is coupled with sightseeing in bustling New York City.
“The experience totally exceeded expectations,” said JoAnn East, a dance studio owner alum and Brightspark Tour Consultant who led the dance ensemble. Here’s a little bit more of what she had to say:
We had the pleasure of speaking with one of newest clients, Kimberly, about her experience planning and fundraising for a Disney dance tour. In addition to teaching seventh-grade language arts, Kimberly leads an after-school dance team and is constantly looking for new ways to inspire her students.
We’re constantly inspired by our group leaders’ stories, and dance studio owner Mitzi Roberts is no exception. We met Roberts when she brought her troupe to the National Performing Arts Festival and we thought her amazing story was worth sharing.
Happy recital season! This is the perfect time of year to inspire and motivate students and families for next season by planning a dance performance or dance training trip for the fall or winter of 2014 ... or get a jump on 2015 or 2016. Announcing your plans at the recital leaves your students and families inspired and motivated to return.