National Performing Arts Festival

Universal Studios

Orlando, Florida

          

Thursday, March 2nd- Sunday, March 5th

An exciting Performance competition for our All-Star Students

*All payments, registration, and travel details for this conference will be deferred to World Strides Educational Travel

August Parent Zoom Meeting

with Universal Studios Representative to answer all questions

*The meeting date and time will be announced mid-summer

 Conference Pricing varies by Participation and individual preferences.

Estimated cost average $800- per person 

Final Cost based on number of interested/participating  students 

(Additional Fees based on family room options/accommodations and solo/duet performance fees)

Students must travel with a parent- Parents may arrange to chaperone additional children

 Fees Include 

  • All group activities in the National Performing Arts Festival (see itinerary for detailed inclusions)

  • THREE nights’ accommodations at Cabana Bay Beach Resort-

  • Three Breakfast

  • TWO Day Ticket to explore the theme parks of Universal Orlando Resort (1 park per day)

  • Performance opportunity, adjudication, and awards

  • Workshops and Awards Ceremony

  • All taxes & gratuities

  • Drawstring backpacks for each participant

  • Emergency cards and lanyards for each participant

  • Full Time, Professional Tour Director will meet us and be available for all festival activities

Itinerary Sample

Day One - Thursday, March 2, 2023, Arrive at Cabana Bay Beach Resort using your own transportation NOTE: Parking fees for individual vehicles on Universal property are not included in your package price 7:00 PM Your Professional Tour Director will meet your group upon arrival and handle your hotel check-in, plus all of your ticketing and reservations logistics. They will stay at your hotel and ride the bus full-time with your group. Check into Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort 6550 Adventure Way Orlando, FL 32819 (407) 503-4000 Dinner is at your own expense

 

Day Two - Friday, March 3, 2023 Breakfast included at the Bayliner Diner inside Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort Depart for the parks of Universal Orlando using Universal's transportation system Director's Orientation & Welcome Observe Performances Group Performance Ensemble Feedback Clinic Lunch is at your own expense Workshops for Actors Universal Orlando Resort 2 Day Park Ticket (1 park per day). NOTE: Festival park tickets will be required to enter Universal Studios in order to participate in your workshops. Optional Solo/Duo Competition Dinner is at your own expense Depart for the hotel at park closing using Universal's transportation system

 

Day Three - Saturday, March 4, 2023 Breakfast included at the Bayliner Diner inside Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort Depart for the parks of Universal Orlando using Universal's transportation system Lunch is at your own expense Directors' Dinner & Roundtable Exchange (directors only) Dinner is at your own expense Audition & Casting Information Session Meet the Actor Session 8:30 PM National Performing Arts Festival Awards Ceremony Meet at a designated location and return to your hotel using Universal’s bus transportation

 

Day Four - Sunday, extends March 5, 2023 Breakfast included at the Bayliner Diner inside Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort Hotel Check-out Tech Seminars NOTE: Festival park ticket will be required to enter Universal Studios in order to participate in your workshops. Lunch is at your own expense 12:45 PM Festival Showcase Performance Depart for home or extend your stay at your own expense

 

In keeping with WorldStrides' commitment to safety and security, all of our itineraries are compliant with Department of Transportation rules and regulations. Your WorldStrides Course Leader and Guides reserve the right to revise your group's itinerary due to unforeseen circumstances such as traffic, road closures, site closures, and weather. Your Course Leader or Guide will consult with the Director and Bus Driver(s) on any changes.