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Edgewood London: Theatre and Art History

Term To Study: Winter Term 2023
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2022
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $3,600
Program Locations: London, Stratford-upon-Avon
Contact Phone: 6086632861
Contact Name: Ian Davies
Contact Email: idavies@edgewood.edu
What is Included: -Round-trip airfare Chicago to London
-11 nights’ accommodations in London and 2 nights in Stratford-upon-Avon
-Daily allowance for food expenses or group meals
-In-country transportation (with London travel card)
-Theater tickets
-Entrance fees for exhibits in museums and galleries
-Group fees for organized activities and tours
-Faculty supervision
-In-country tour coordination by professional agency

Activities Include:
Theater (7 plays) and comedy improvisation organized visits to several museums (including the British Museum) and galleries (including the Tate, Tate Modern, Courtauld and others); sight-seeing and historical tours; travel to Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxford, Warwick Castle, Shakespeare’s birthplace and Ann Hathaway’s Cottage.
What is not Included: -Personal Expenses
Estimated Costs: Anticipated Cost: $3,600

Payment Schedule:
Minimum payments due on the following approximate dates:
-April 27th 2022 (non-refundable deposit) $400
-September 14th 2022 $800
-October 12th 2022 $800
-November 9th 2022 $800
- December 7th 2022 $800

*Checks made payable to Edgewood College
(with “London Winterim” on the memo line)
Program Description

Fall 2022: Global Studies GS370
London Theater and Art History 2 credits

Winterim 2023: Global Studies GS371
London Theater and Art History 2 credits

These courses will fulfill the COR 2 general education requirement*

*A single course can only fulfill one general education requirement. If students want this study abroad course to fulfill an alternative general education requirement, they must work with their advisors to achieve this. Alternative requirements available: Art/Music/Theatre requirement or Perspectives requirement

Jeanne Leep Ph.D. is Professor of Theater and will teach theatre from a performance perspective, including elements of script analysis, theatre design, and a cultural history of theatre, as well as specific readings geared to help students understand and fully appreciate the performances we will see while in London.

Ian Davies Ph.D. is Professor of Spanish and, as a native of London, England, will teach the social and cultural history of the city including multiculturalism and popular culture, together with some practical advice for traveling around and daily living.

Melanie Herzog Ph.D. is Professor of Art History Emerita and her classes on understanding and analyzing visual art in relation to the times and social contexts in which it was made will focus on preparing the class for the many rich experiences in galleries and museums during our stay in London, one of the great centers of the art world.

*All instructors will explore the intersections of art, theater and
culture, in an engaged, studentcentered and academically
rigorous framework.

Edgewood College continues to review and implement new health and safety protocols as we monitor new developments related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The health and safety of our community and the communities in which we travel and engage are our top priority. We will inform applicants if any modifications or cancellations are made to their program. Before applying, please carefully consider the added health, financial, academic, and other risks associated with studying abroad during a pandemic.

Starting in the Spring 2022 semester, Edgewood College requires all study abroad participants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Quick Facts

Population: 63047162
Capital: London
Per-capita GDP: $ 36600
Size: 243610 km2
Time Zone: (GMT) Dublin

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